A Veterans Day Tribute: An Evening with Brett James & Friends Slated for November 10th to Benefit Aerial Recovery

Hit songwriters Brett James, Chris DeStefano and Jon Nite will join the Nonprofit Fundraising Initiative to host A Veterans Tribute: An Evening with Brett James & Friends to benefit Aerial Recovery, an international disaster response nonprofit organization. The event will be held on November 10th at 6:30pm at The Bell Tower (400 4th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37201).

Aerial Recovery employs the most qualified, trained, and elite military veterans to deploy as Humanitarian Operators to man-made and natural disasters all over the world. To date, Aerial Recovery has conducted disaster response missions to hurricanes, tornadoes, volcanoes, earthquakes, and other natural and man-caused disasters in countries such as Haiti, Honduras, Afghanistan, the Bahamas, the United States, Tajikistan, St. Vincent, the British Virgin Islands, Ukraine and most recently, Pakistan.

The event will include a Cocktail Reception, Heavy Hors d’oeuvres, Auction, Dessert Station and a special Songwriters Performance by Brett James, Chris DeStefano and Jon Nite to benefit Aerial Recovery, whose mission is to save lives, eliminate confusion, maximize support and accelerate recovery during international disasters.

“We are proud to host this event to help raise funds for this incredible global charity that supports those in need at a critical time,” said Nathaniel Beaver, Founder of Nonprofit Fundraising Initiative. “With your help, we can raise much needed funds for these Veterans that continue to risk their lives to help others.”

Aerial Recovery has been providing support to the people of Ukraine since February 2022. They have been working tirelessly to safeguard the transportation of orphans and vulnerable refugees from war torn areas in Eastern Ukraine, to safer locations in Western Ukraine. Simultaneously, the charity has partnered with respected international aid organization, Global Empowerment Mission (GEM) to support the transportation and distribution of life-saving aid and medical supplies to some of the hardest to reach areas. To date, Aerial Recovery has helped to rescue over 864 orphans, 4,646 refugees and 90 animals. To learn more about Aerial Recovery’s work, visit www.AerialRecovery.org.

Brett James has had more than 500 of his songs recorded by some of the biggest artists in the world. His songs have appeared on albums with combined sales of over 110 million copies. Including numerous hit singles, 27 #1’s and he won a Grammy in 2006 for “Jesus, Take the Wheel”. He was named ASCAP’s Country Songwriter of the Year in 2006 and 2010 and Music Row Magazines’ Songwriter of the Year in 2015. He has received more than 40 ASCAP hit song awards in country, pop, Latin and Christian genres. In 2020 he was elected into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Singer/songwriter Chris DeStefano, record producer and multi-instrumentalist is a 3x CMA Triple Play Award Winner and has co-penned over 25 hit songs for artists like Carrie Underwood, Chris Young, Luke Bryan, Chase Rice, Mitchell Tenpenny, Rascal Flatts, Billy Currington, Dan + Shay, Miranda Lambert, and Morgan Evans.  Some of Chris’ #1 songs include Carrie Underwood’s “Good Girl,” “Little Toy Guns,” “Smoke Break,” “Something in the Water,” Super Bowl LII and 2018 Olympic Games Theme Song “The Champion,” and Miranda Lambert’s “Somethin’ Bad” with Carrie Underwood.

Jon Nite is a CMA and ACM award winning singer/songwriter who has written over a dozen top ten country hits. Jon's songs have been recorded by stars like Tim McGraw, Dierks Bentley, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, David Nail, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Phillip Phillips, Chase Rice, Jake Owen, Michael Ray, Chris Young, Adam Craig, Darius Rucker, Dustin Lynch, and more. Jon has received two CMA Triple Play awards for writing three #1 songs in a year. Recently, Jon co-wrote Cole Swindell’s # 1 single, “Break Up in the End”, earning a Grammy nomination for 2019 Best Country Song of the Year.

About The Nonprofit Fundraising Initiative  The Nonprofit Fundraising Initiative will take on the enormous amount of labor that goes into the creation, planning, marketing, PR, ticketing, auction solicitation, production, and fulfillment of a fundraising event while increasing the amount of money that is raised. The organization aims to help take these concerns off the shoulders of these local nonprofits which will allow them to better focus on their mission. For more information, visit: www.NonprofitFundraisingInitiative.org.

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A Veterans Day Tribute: An Evening with Brett James & Friends Slated for November 10th to Benefit Aerial Recovery Hit songwriters Brett James, Chris DeStefano and Jon Nite will join the Nonprofit Fundraising Initiative to host A Veterans Tribute: An Evening with Brett James & Friends to benefit Aerial Recovery, an international...