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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 18: Actors Charisma Carpenter and Drake Bell attend the Thirst Project's 8th Annual thirst Gala at Beverly Hills Hotel on April 18, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Thirst Project)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 18: Actors Charisma Carpenter and Drake Bell attend the Thirst Project's 8th Annual thirst Gala at Beverly Hills Hotel on April 18, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Thirst Project)

Andy Grammer, Aijia Grammer, and the GRAMMY award-winning band OK Go Join the Thirst Gala

The Thirst Project hosted their 8th annual Thirst Gala from the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California on Tuesday, April 18.

This ceremony puts the environment and water conservation at the forefront. The celebrities and musicians honor and help display the importance of providing drinking water to people in all sections of the globe.

Actors Laura Marano and Shane Harper awarded three high school students with the Power of Youth Award for going above and beyond with their dedication to raising funds and awareness to end the global water crisis.


BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 18: Musicians Damian Kulash, Tim Nordwind, and Andy Ross of OK Go perform onstage during the Thirst Project's 8th Annual thirst Gala at Beverly Hills Hotel on April 18, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images for Thirst Project )
BEVERLY HILLS, CA – APRIL 18: Musicians Damian Kulash, Tim Nordwind, and Andy Ross of OK Go perform onstage during the Thirst Project’s 8th Annual thirst Gala at Beverly Hills Hotel on April 18, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images for Thirst Project )


Rock stars OK Go brought an acoustic style set to the Thirst Gala. The band peformed live tracks ‘This Too Shall Pass’ and ‘The One Moment.’

Andy Grammer closed the show with an encore performance of his hit song ‘Keep Your Head Up’ that received a standing ovation.

Morton Salt helped contribute funds to the event with a $55,000 donation.

Watch over the Thirst Project’s school tour to help educate young people on the validity of clean drinking water.

Thirst Project's School Tour