Presley Still Makes A Difference

Part of the legend of Elvis Presley was his gargantuan appetite for gift-giving. He gave Lincolns and Cadillacs to total strangers; jewelry and guns to girlfriends and even President Richard Nixon. He paid department stores to open late at night for private shopping sprees for his friends. The Rick Weiss Humanitarian Awards Gala honors Priscilla Presley with the humanitarian award. His ex-wife and board chairwoman and president of Elvis Presley Enterprises, Priscilla Presley, thinks Elvis just had a big capacity for caring. And now, she is continuing his quest to make dreams come true. Presley supports many charity organizations through Elvis Presley Enterprises, the company that markets Elvis products and manages his intellectual copyrights, among other functions. One of the charities is Presley Place, a Memphis shelter for battered and abused women. But the mission of the Dream Foundation struck a chord. Presley has been national ambassador for the Wish Foundation for more than three years.
Source: Google / Updated: Apr 18, 2004 
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Unique Dog (profilecontact) wrote on Jun 5, 2004report abuse
Very well deserved recognition. :)
byebye (profilecontact) wrote on Apr 23, 2004report abuse
That's what I meant. Not some divorced wife..!
Elvisss (profilecontact) wrote on Apr 23, 2004report abuse
ELVIS PRESLEY should be honored for the difference he made and still makes!
byebye (profilecontact) wrote on Apr 22, 2004report abuse
...and money of course!
byebye (profilecontact) wrote on Apr 21, 2004report abuse
Yeah, by keeping Elvis´name,"bride"Cilla has really shown the world that she´s a person with a great deal of integrity
jill20scotland (profilecontact) wrote on Apr 21, 2004report abuse
Priscilla is a ..honey :)....hehe ....God bless them all the presley's for their work involving charities.
Charles (profilecontact) wrote on Apr 19, 2004report abuse
Yes nice to see the publicity about Elvis's support for charity's and how a caring person he really was. It is still going on and also glad to see Pricilla taking part.
gribz (profilecontact) wrote on Apr 19, 2004report abuse
That is great. Priscilla is a nice lady...

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