Monday, August 08, 2005
Jon Bon Jovi Kicks Off National Volunteer Conference in Washington
Jon Bon Jovi Kicks Off National Volunteer Conference in Washington: "eclaring that 'volunteering is hip,' rock star Jon Bon Jovi kicked off the 2005 National Conference on Volunteering and Service in Washington with a keynote speech about his philanthropic pursuits. After recounting the many venues he has appeared at as a rock musician, Bon Jovi told a crowd of more than 2,500 volunteer leaders at the Washington Convention Center, 'I've done it all. I've done it all. But I got more of a rush when I went to the Northern Home for Children in North Philly and said, 'We built a playground.''"