On Thursday, August 30, Thalia recorded a public service commercial for the Foundation ALAS and thus officially joined the campaign to aid victims of the earthquake which occurred in Peru on August 15, 2007.
Besides Thalía, stars such as Juanes, Ricardo Arjona, Carlos Vives, Diego Torres, Alejandro Fernández, Gustavo Cerati, Daniela Mercury, Wyclef Jean, Jeremías, Malú, Diego Uma (Babasónicos), Fonseca, Rafael, Timbiriche, Aleks Syntek, Chayanne, Reyli, Catupecumachu, Ricardo Montaner, Beto Cuevas, AB Cumbia All Stars, Julieta Venegas, Benny Ibarra, Lucero, Daddy Yankee, Omar Alfano y Fidel Nadal, will also join the project in the recording of promotional spots. The foundation will send 100% of the funds collected during the campaign to the humanitarian work of the Red Cross.
The ALAS Foundation (América Latina en Acción Solidaria), established by Shakira in association with a group of personalities such as Gabriel García Márquez, Rubén Blades, Juanes, Ricky Martin, Mana, Aleks Syntek, David Bisbal, Alejandro Sanz y Miguel Bosé, among others, is, according to the discription on their web page, an non-profit organization for artists and Latin American citizens dedicated to improving the health and education of children in the Americas through the generation of awareness and the investment in social programs.
Keep watching so that you may see the public service commercials and offer your help to those who are suffering in Peru. Big applause for Thalía, Shakira and all those who are giving a hand to our Peruvian brothers! For translation thanks melinafan.