SOURCE: Media Personality Sam Phillips

Media Personality Sam Phillips

May 21, 2011 19:35 ET

Bikini Car Wash at Norm's 76 on Sunset Hosted by Sam Phillips to Benefit Alabama Tornado Victims

The All-Day Affair Brings the Community Together With Music, Food, and Fun for an Important Cause

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - May 21, 2011) - In the wake of the horrific tornados that raged through the towns in Alabama, internet radio host and media personality Sam Phillips of The Single Life Podcast on Hot Talk LA ( gets the local community in on a fundraising initiative to aid Tuscaloosa residents in rebuilding their lives. In true L.A. style, generous donors can pull up in their cars for a bikini car wash at Norm's 76 Gas Station on 7979 W Sunset Blvd, from 10 am to 6pm on Sunday, May 22nd 2011. 100% of the proceeds will benefit the Tuscaloosa Disaster Relief Fund.

Known for supporting organizations such as the ASYM, MMPA, Children of the Night, The Sam Simon Foundation, and a host of other causes, Phillips hosts the all-day event in cooperation with Langdon Nation, The Hipstep Lounge, and The Single Life Podcast. Her interest in the tragedy is a personal one, as the struggle in Tuscaloosa hits home for Jessie Dixon, Phillips' intern on The Single Life, whose friends and family lived through the catastrophe that devastated her hometown.

Celebrities and everyday Angelenos who come out for the cause will enjoy the sounds of DJ Fierce,TC Izlam, and DJ Dabs throughout the day, as well as tasty treats from Big Ernie's BBQ and Papa Pete's Gourmet Sausage Co. -- both of whom will be grilling for donations. Other sponsors and supporters include Aamco, Home Depot, The Spearmint Rhino,, Sunset Car Wash, Starbucks, Greenblatts, Hot Talk L.A., FmeJeans, Norm's 76 Gas Station, Eileen Koch & Company PR, among others.

The Alabama Tornado Victims Charity Fundraise Bikini Wash will take place at Norm's 76 Gas Station from 10 am to 6pm on Sunday, May 22nd 2011. Norm's 76 Gas Station is located at 7979 Sunset Blvd. L.A., CA, 90046. This is a donation only car wash. 100% of the proceeds will go to the Tuscaloosa Disaster Relief Fund.

For more information, please contact Eileen Koch @ Eileen Koch & Company, Inc., Public Relations Firm, 310.441.1000 or email at Please visit

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