A loyalty platform supporting causes fighting poverty. Actions are rewarded with concert tickets and other incentives.
The Global Citizen Tickets Initiative is designed to incentivize social activism with concert tickets. Music fans can take a variety of social actions ranging from signing petitions to calling their representatives, to earn points they can use to win free tickets to concerts.
Participating bands include:
The Global Citizen platform builds on the success and momentum of the 2012 and 2013 Global Citizen Festival that we founded. The festival takes place in New York’s Central Park and features artist like Neil Young, Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, Stevie Wonder, Alicia Keys, Kings of Leon… 60,000 people earned tickets to that show by participating in specific activism on Global Citizen.
2012 Festival recap
The Global Citizen Tickets Initiative Committee members include: Kelly Curtis, Pearl Jam Manager; Michele Anthony, Chairwoman of the Global Citizen Tickets Initiative, 7H Entertainment; Mark Campana, Live Nation; Judy McGrath; Elliot Groffman, Carroll, Guido & Groffman, LLP; Sara Newkirk, WME Entertainment; Jane Rosenthal, Tribeca Film Festival; Marsha Vlasic, ICM Partners; Michele Bernstein, WME Entertainment; Marc Geiger, WME Entertainment; Rob Light, CAA Entertainment; Brian Murphy, Goldenvoice; Aaron D. Rosenberg ; John Silva, Sam Music; Nicole Vandenberg, Vandenberg Communications; Danny Rogers, Lunatic Entertainment; Hugh Evans, and Jane Atkinson from Global Poverty Project; Ryan Gall, The Riot House and co-founder of Global Citizen.
Charity partners include; The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Global Poverty Project, Rotary International; Earth Institute, Global Partnership for Education & Pencils of Promise; HOPE campaign, Half the Sky; Every Woman, Every Child; Malaria No More, UNICEF, charity: water and the World Food Program.