Country Music Recording Artist Jake Owen to Headline 12th Annual Andy Roddick Foundation Gala

AUSTIN, Texas – July 14, 2017 – Today, the Andy Roddick Foundation, the leading Central Texas organization enriching the lives of children through high quality afterschool and summer learning programs, investments in community innovators and awareness-building activities, announced country music sensation Jake Owen will perform at the 12th Annual Andy Roddick Foundation Gala on Monday, October 30, 2017, at Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater.

“Jake Owen is an incredible entertainer, and we are honored he is giving his time and talent to support the Foundation’s work,” says Andy Roddick Foundation Founder and Board Chair Andy Roddick. “It is the generosity of people like Jake, as well as the friends and supporters who sponsor and attend the Gala that help us raise the funds we depend on to enrich the lives of children in East Austin when they’re not in school.”

The gala brings together approximately 2,000 supporters, friends, partners and concert-goers for an evening of celebration and music. The evening features a cocktail reception, an extensive live auction, an elegant dinner and live concert at the world famous Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater. The event attracts the biggest names in music and entertainment and has raised $7 million since 2012 to support the foundation’s afterschool and summer learning and enrichment programs.

The Foundation also announced RetailMeNot, Inc., as the Gala’s VIP After Party Sponsor.

“Whether from the Sams Run to sponsoring events to volunteering in our programs, RetailMeNot shares our commitment to providing opportunities for children and families who have very few,” Roddick says. “Thank you to Cotter (Cunningham) and his team at RetailMeNot.”

The event’s Presenting Sponsorship, as well as the VIP Meet and Greet Sponsorship are available. Details about these, plus table sponsorships can be obtained by contacting Natasha Millar-Willet at