This Thanksgiving, be thankful for the food on your table — and think of those without it.
Nearly one in eight Americans struggles to obtain nutritious food, and one in every five children does not have enough to eat. Join SiriusXM and WhyHunger for the eighth consecutive holiday season to fight for everyone’s right to healthy food through Hungerthon, the annual campaign to raise funds and awareness to fight hunger in America. For more information and links to bidding, go to Hungerthon.Org.
And if you just want to donate, go to the this page to see which exclusive items you’ll receive when you give to Hungerthon. Click here to bid on the items below, or on the individual links accompanying each photo.
Auctions will be conducted online at www.charitybuzz.com/hungerthon during designated times. A list of auction items and full details are available at www.siriusxm.com/hungerthon. SiriusXM is not a sponsor of the auction but is a participating promoter and donor of opportunities on the auction block. Learn more at www.hungerthon.org and join in the fight to end hunger in America and ensure that everyone has access to nutritious food.
Hear Tom Chapin discuss the importance of Why Hunger’s initiative on The Hoda Show here:
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Electric guitar autographed by ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons
The Pulse: Two tickets to Live in the Vineyard hotel and flights; ground transportation not included. Bid here.
Visit The Morning Mash Up and/or Be Hits 1’s Entertainment Reporter for a day! Come hang out in-studio with The Morning Mash Up in New York or be the entertainment reporter for the day on Hits 1! Additional terms: If the winner is under 18, must be accompanied by an adult 18 or over. This donation is given by SiriusXM Hits 1. Travel and accomodations not included. Bid here.
Here’s your opportunity to be on the hugely popular SiriusXM channel ’70s on 7 as our Guest DJ! We’ll provide a list of our entire library and you pick out a dozen of your favorite songs to introduce on the air! Don’t worry, we’ll pre-tape the broadcast, coach you through it all and edit out any mistakes. You will sound like a pro when our producers add the magic in post-production. Bring your headphones to our Rockefeller Center studios in New York City and be a radio star! As a bonus, you’ll take home a limited edition set of autographs. This year we have: 1. Gerry Beckley (America) 2. Lou Gramm (Foreigner) 3. David Pack (Ambrosia) 4. Eddie LeVert (O’Jays) 5. Dean Friedman 6. August Darnell (Dr. Buzzard/Kid Creole) 7. Rita Coolidge 8. Seth Rudetsky (Disaster on Broadway) 9. Jonathan Edwards 10. Mike Love (Beach Boys) Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Visit with Cousin Brucie in the studio during a live broadcast of his weekly show on SiriusXM 60s on 6. Receive a tour of the SiriusXM studios and leave with a gift from Brucie’s prize closet. Recorded in SiriusXM’s New York City studios. Travel and accommodations not included. Bid here.
Winner will be able to visit the SiriusXM studios in New York City or Washington, D.C., and record a two-hour guest DJ session to be played on the Big 80s on 8 channel. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Ozzy’s Boneyard guest DJ with Ozzy Osbourne signed LP set: The winner will be able to visit our New York City or Washington, D.C., studios and record a guest DJ session that will be played on SiriusXM Ozzy’s Boneyard (Ch. 38). The winner (and optional guest) must provide their own transportation to our NYC or DC studio at a mutually agreed-upon date and time to receive a studio tour and to record the show. While all reasonable freedom will be given to winner’s content and song choices, final selections and recorded content are subject to approval and editing by SiriusXM Programming staff. The winner will also receive a “Memoirs of a Madman” double 180 gram LP set signed by Ozzy Osbourne. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Electric guitar signed by Cheap Trick
Elvis Radio Package: This package includes two VIP tours of Elvis Presley’s Graceland, with a two-night stay at Elvis Presley’s Heartbreak Hotel. Also included are two tickets to Sun Studio, The Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum and the Stax Museum of American Soul Music. Additional items in the package are a $1000 Lanksy Clothier To The King gift certificate/shopping spree and a $100 gift card for the Hard Rock Cafe on Beale Street. Finally, the package includes the latest Elvis release “If I Can Dream” and the chance to be a guest DJ on SiriusXM’s Elvis Radio, broadcasting LIVE from Graceland. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Marky Ramone of the legendary RAMONES experience: Hang with Marky Ramone! You and a friend will have lunch with the legendary Ramones drummer in the Ramones’ old stomping grounds of Manhattan at one of Marky’s favorite restaurants. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
You and a friend will hang out with Jason Ellis, Michael Tully and the whole Ellis crew in the Los Angeles studio for a live episode of The Jason Ellis Show on SiriusXM! Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Be a guest host on E Street Radio’s The Wild & The Innocent with Jim Rotolo, recorded at SiriusXM’s New York City studios. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Guest DJ on SiriusXM’s XMU in New York City: Host your own edition of Sirius XMU’s “Complete Control.” Create your ultimate indie rock playlist and present it to all of North America and co-host with your favorite Sirius XMU DJ. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Two tickets to the Grand Ole Opry (date to be selected by winner), including a daytime backstage tour of the Grand Ole Opry House, an Opry line-up poster from the night you attend the Opry, a self-guided Ryman Auditorium tour and an Epiphone guitar autographed by artists appearing on the Opry during the year! Bid here.
Be a guest DJ on The Village Folk Show on The Village and The Bridge! Help choose the songs and be a guest host with Mary Sue Twohy. You’ll also receive a ukelele signed by artists including Bill Bragg, Emmylou Harris and David Bromberg. Travel and accommodation not included.Bid here.
You and a guest will have the opportunity to meet the country legend and receive two tickets to Willie Nelson & Friends Family New Year on Dec. 31. Additional details: Valid for two people, participant must be at least 18. Meet and greet will be in a group setting and will likely take place prior to the show as Willie makes his way to the stage. Cannot be re-sold or auctioned. Travel and accommodations not included. Bid here.
Host an hour on the nationally broadcast SiriusXM channel Siriusly Sinatra. Winner gets to pick the music played and comment as a presenter for one hour of broadcasting on the “Playing Favorites” show. Winner will receive a CD of the entire show. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Pick out some of your favorite Broadway show tunes and step up to the mic to guest alongside SiriusXM On Broadway host Seth Rudetsky or Christine Pedi! Travel and accomodation not included. Bid here.
Sway Calloway experience: The winner will meet MTV veteran entertainment reporter Sway Calloway in our New York City studios and sit in for a morning of celebrity guests and wild segments on Sway in the Morning. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Two tickets to a 2017 Joel and Victoria Osteen’s Night of Hope (select cities). Transportation not included. Must be 21 or older. Bid here.
BENNINGTON hosted by Ron Bennington Total Comedy Experience: Bennington, with Ron & Gail Bennington on Raw Dog (Ch. 99). The winner will also receive an autographed item from show staff. Transportation not included. Bid here.
Train Flyaway Experience: You and a guest will meet Train with two tickets to an approved public 2017-2018 show of your choice (excludes San Francisco) and tour the bands tour bus (if there is one on site) or the bands backstage green room. The GRAMMY winning San Franciscans Train are known for delivering memorable songs that capture the listener’s imagination. This particular talent has seen them achieve unprecedented radio and social media traction, with the eight-time GRAMMY nominees heralded as a standard bearer of riveting, roots-based pop around the world. Train has sold more than ten million albums worldwide, thirty million tracks worldwide, with numerous platinum/gold citations on their mantle, 3 Grammy Awards, 2 Billboard Music Awards and dozens of other honors and nominations. Valid for 2 people. Meet and greet will be in a group setting. The winner may take a photo. The winner can take something small to be signed. San Francisco shows are not available. Cannot be resold or re-auctioned. Based upon availability at the donor’s discretion. To be scheduled at a mutually agreed upon date. We expect all winning bidders and their guests to conduct themselves appropriately when attending an experience won at Charitybuzz. Polite manners and respect for the generous donor and adherence to any rules or parameters are a must. Columbia Records will cover air and hotel for a winner and their guest to a Train show of their choice in the USA (48 contiguous states) during the Summer of 2017. Winner can choose the date once the tour is announced. Bid here.
Electric guitar signed by Meat Loaf
JIMMY BUFFETT GUEST DJ SPOT Guest DJ on Radio Margaritaville & VIP Concert Tickets to the 2017 Show of your Choice Bid here.
Pearl Jam Radio Package: Be a guest DJ on SiriusXM’s Pearl Jam Radio and receive a tour of the SiriusXM studios in New York City. Travel and accomodation not included. Bid here.
Co-host with Trace Adkins on Y2 Kountry: Co-host an episode of Y2 Kountry’s “Throwback 30” with country superstar Trace Adkins from SiriusXM’s Nashville studios. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
The Kenny Chesney Experience: Get a three-night hotel stay, flights and tickets to see Kenny Chesney and many, many more at Stagecoach in 2017. Bid here.
Win a microphone signed by crooner Michael Buble. DR-VX1 Undirectional Lo-Z. Bid here.
Win an acoustic guitar signed by Andy Grammer and Gavin DeGraw. Bid here.
Sit in with John Fugelsang on his live show Tell Me Everything. Spend time in studio with Fugelsang and his team during one of their nationally broadcast radio shows on SiriusXM Insight. An exclusive fan experience — go behind the scenes and on air with John Fugelsang. Must be 18 or older.Bid here.
Win two tickets to Dean Obeidallah’s Big Brown Comedy Show (monthly in New York City). Transportation not included. Must be 18 or older. Bid here.
Win two tickets to attend Neil deGrasse Tyson’s StarTalk Live show in 2017 and an exclusive chance to meet Neil after the show. Select cities only. Transportation not included. Must be 18 or older. Bid here.
Electric guitar signed by Kings of Leon
A Doctor Radio Experience: Sit in on the weekly Doctor Radio producers planning meeting, observe a show from the studio control room in the lobby of the NYU Langone Medical Center, have lunch with the medical director of Doctor Radio and a Doctor Radio producer. Must be 21 or older.Bid here.
Kids Place Live — Absolutely You! An opportunity to have your child host The Absolutely Mindy Show with Mindy on Kids Place Live. They can play their favorite songs, play games with Mindy, talk to kids all across America and say hi to friends and family. We’ll also provide the winner with an exclusive aircheck of the show so they can save it for posterity. Travel NOT provided. Participating child must be under 13 accompanied by a parent.Bid here.
Win a day at an NFL Traning Camp with SiriusXM’s NL Radio. Watch the show and meet the players. Bid here.
Win two hot passes and two tickets to the 2017 Daytona 500 from NASCAR Radio. Bid here.
Hang out in studio with Christopher “Mad Dog” Russo. Bid here.
Electric guitar signed by Timothy B. Schmit of Poco and the Eagles
Electric guitar signed by Duran Duran
Sit in on TODAY Show Radio’s The Hoda Show and meet Hoda Kotb, plus win an autographed item from the host herself. Bid here.
Sit in on a taping of the Jenny McCarthy Show and win a meet and greet with an autograph. Bid here.
Sit in on Andy Cohen Live and win a meet and greet with an autograph. Bid here.
Co-host EW Morning Live! You can join Entertainment Weekly’s Dalton Ross and Jessica Shaw as their co-host on Entertainment Weekly Radio’s morning show, EW Morning Live. Join Dalton and Jessica on air discussing TV, movies, music and more! We will send you your show in its entirety when you are done. Transportation not included. Bid here.
“Take The Wheel” on SiriusXM The Highway with one of our hosts! ‘Co-host on The Highway – with one of our Highway hosts: Storme Warren, Al Skop, Buzz Brainard or Jessica Wade. Record from SiriusXM’s Nashville, D.C. or N.Y.C. Studios. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Signed Epiphone Masterbilt AJ-45ME/VSS Acoustic-Electric Guitar Vintage Sunburst from 2016’s Luck Reunion at Willie Nelson’s ranch in Luck, Texas: ‘Signed during the SiriusXM Outlaw Country broadcast from the 2016 Luck Reunion at Willie Nelson’s private ranch in Luck, Texas, which took place during the annual SXSW Music Festival on March 18, 2016. Includes signatures from Willie Nelson, Ray Wylie Hubbard; Robert Ellis; Aaron Lee Tasjan; Cruz Contreras & Trisha Gene Brady of the Black Lillies; Johnny Fritz; Jack Ingram; John Fullbright; T. Hardy Morris and SiriusXM Outlaw Country host Mojo Nixon. Bid here.
Emperor Coated Remo Drum Head Signed by Phil Collins. Bid here.
GRATEFUL DEAD PACKAGE: Guest DJ on SiriusXM’s Grateful Dead Channel in N.Y.C, LA, or D.C. Plus drumsticks signed by Grateful Dead drummer Bill Kreutzmann. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Green Day Flyaway: You and a guest can see Green Day live on the first date of their 2017 North American tour on March 1! Includes airfare and accommodation. Bid here.
(Photo credit: Frank Maddocks)
Head to the 2017 Stagecoach Festival starring Kenny Chesney and more. Includes round-trip airfare and hotel accommodation. Bid here.
Pitbull’s New Year’s Eve Revolution: Win a pair of VIP tickets to Pitbull’s New Year’s Eve Revolution in Miami, Florida, at Bayfront Park with special surprises. Age restriction is 21+. Travel and accommodation not included. Bid here.
Win an in-studio experience with Jim Norton and Sam Roberts, plus an autographed item. Must be over 18. Bid here.
Winner and a guest receive two VIP tickets to Santana’s May 27 show and meet and greet photo opportunity with Carlos Santana.
Hang out in the NBA Radio Studio on May 15 with Justin Termine & Eddie Johnson in N.Y.C. You and 3 guests will spend an afternoon on May 15, 2017, the day before the Draft Lottery with NBA Radio’s Justin Termine and former NBA Player Eddie Johnson. Watch them interview some of the best college basketball players in the country as they get ready for the NBA Draft! Bid here.
Hang with SiriusXM’s Busted Open & ECW original Tommy Dreamer in N.Y.C. Watch SiriusXM’s only pro wrestling show Busted Open while they do their show in studio! Hang with the hosts while they are joined in studio by ECW original Tommy Dreamer. Come on air with the guys for a on-air segment and talk some pro wrestling with the nation! Bid here.
Hang out with Eddie Trunk on Trunk Nation on SiriusXM’s Volume in N.Y.C. Trunk Nation airs weekdays from 2-4 p.m. ET on SiriusXM Volume (Ch. 106). Bid here.
Electric guitar signed by Green Day
Electric guitar autographed by Jefferson Airplane’s Paul Kantner
This December, Phish returns to Madison Square Garden in New York for a four-night New Year’s Run to ring in 2016. You and a guest will receive general admission or reserved seating tickets to all four nights of Phish’s New Year’s Eve run of shows beginning Dec. 30 through Jan. 2. As with the last run at Madison Square Garden, the floor at these four shows will be general admission. Bid here.
Watch star radio and TV personality Stephen A. Smith broadcast his live radio show in-studio on Mad Dog Sports Radio. Bid here.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum Experience and goodie bag
Take home an autographed acoustic guitar personalized just for you by Garth Brooks! The winner will receive a Takamine acoustic guitar with a dreadnought body design, spruce top and mahogany back and sides. Garth has played Takamine since the beginning of his professional career. Bid here.
You can also buy any of the items below to benefit Hungerthon here. (They make great gifts!)
John Lennon “Imagine There’s No Hunger” Campfire Mug: This limited edition, blue-speckled campfire mug is the perfect way to enjoy any beverage in style. One side displays the John Lennon doodle and signature and the other displays the WhyHunger logo. $25 Donation.
2016 Hungerthon Tee: Rock onwith this year’sHungerthon tee! The front graphic represents the many aspects of Hungerthon: music, food and radio. Shirt is a soft heather charcoal grey with graphics in blue and red. WhyHunger logo is on the back. $50 Donation
2016 Hungerthon Women’s Tank Top: Celebrate Hungerthon 2016 with this women’s modern, relaxed fit, jersey tank top. The guitar graphic in blue and white will help you rock any workout or outfit. This is a must-have for any of our fashion-forward supporters! $50 Donation
2016 Hungerthon ¾ Baseball Tee: A new take on the standard Hungerthon tee, this ¾ sleeve baseball raglan tee has a fresh spin on a classic Americana look with a white and grey graphic celebrating Hungerthon. WhyHunger logo is on the back. Black with grey sleeves. $75 Donation
2016 Hungerthon Full-Zip Hooded Sweatshirt: Step back in time with the 2016 Hungerthon sweatshirt. The orange, white and red vintage logo is a throwback to WhyHunger’s start in the 1970s. The WhyHunger logo is displayed on the front of the sweatshirt in white. This heavyweight, full-zip sweatshirt is sure to keep you warm throughout the winter. $100 Donation
Hungerthon Gift Package 1: A combo pack of 2016 Hungerthon signature items including the Hungerthon Full-Zip Hooded Sweatshirt plus your choice of the Hungerthon Tee OR Hungerthon Tank Top. $125 Donation
Hungerthon Gift Package 2: The ultimate package of 2016 Hungerthon signature items including the John Lennon “Imagine There’s No Hunger” Campfire Mug, Hungerthon Tee, Hungerthon Woman’s Tank Top, Hungerthon ¾ Sleeve Baseball Tee and Hungerthon Full-Zip Hooded Sweatshirt. $250 Donation