2015 HM3 Celebrity Care Fest

2015 Beneficiaries

2015 the year of Country – this year HM3 Partners Independence Fund Inc. elected to focus on beneficiaries that included Veteran Organizations, First Responders, Journey to Normal and the Shyne Organization.

Celebrity Guests

Troy and Theodora Polamalu

Congressman Tim Murphy

Congressman Keith Rothfus


Kool & the Gang has agreed to headline the event. They have sold over 70 million albums worldwide and influenced the music of three generations. Thanks to songs like Celebration, Cherish, Jungle Boogie, Summer Madness and Open Sesame, they’ve earned two Grammy Awards, seven American Music Awards,25 Top Ten R&B hits, nice Top Ten Pop hits and 31 gold and platinum albums.

Billy the Kid and the Regulators will open the event. Bill the Kid was the 2014 International Blues Challenge 3rd place band winner, has the distinction of the 2013 International Blues Challenge top 5 CD-Best Self- Produced CD Category and was the 2013 BSWPA Blues Challenge 1st place band winner.

Live & Silent Auction

This year had some of the best auction items that HM3 Partners has ever had!  The list included, but was not limited to, autographed items from Andrew McCutchen, Mario Lemieux, Ben Roethlisberger and Joe Greene!  The live auction items included A Tuscan Culinary Escape and a Day at Nemacolin Woodlands that includes golf for 16!


CBS/KDKA provided a live radio show during the event which included celebrity interviews.  Hosted by Robert Mangino and Shelley Duffy!