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This month's AWMH auction features a pair of the long sold-out Metallica x Vans Glitch Logo Classic Slip-On shoes, autographed by Metallica!

Dubbed the Metallica Scholars Initiative, the band is providing ten community colleges around the country with $100,000 to help develop career paths and improve trade skills. According to the American Association of Community Colleges, which partnered with the band, the funds will directly support more than 1,000 students who collectively will become the first cohort of "Metallica Scholars."

The heavy metal band Metallica is about the last place North Idaho College President Rick MacLennan would have expected to find champions of the school’s career-technical education program. “It’s not just a typical scholarship,” MacLennan said. “They’re directing support and resources toward obstacles students would not be able to overcome without this support.”

Metallica made a huge donation to a Manchester-based homeless charity before their sold-out gig at the Etihad Stadium. The heavy metal legends handed over an astonishing £40,000 to Northern Quarter-based Coffee4Craig. Charity boss Hendrix Lancaster said the cash is enough to fund their work for the next 12 months.

Where Metallica leads, the government should follow. While the rest of us were distracted by stories of America’s aristocracy fake-rowing their way into elite colleges, the heavy metal band just made the right kind of donation: $1 million in grants to 10 community colleges ($100,000 per college) to fund career and technical education programs.

The hottest Metallica ticket of the year, both nights of S&M² sold out immediately! But we saved a pair for night two for a lucky fan and guest to win, with proceeds going directly to the All Within My Hands Foundation.

For the second time in six months I am at the L.A. Food Bank with one of the biggest rock bands in the world. This past December I was here with members of the Foo Fighters for a barbeque and benefit to raise money for the food bank.

This time I am here on a Wednesday afternoon with Metallica' bassist Robert Trujillo, who is here as part of the "Day Of Service." He is here with dozens of volunteers, sorting foods, packing bags to feed the hungry.

Metallica fans across the United States took a stand in the fight against hunger by volunteering at their local food banks.

Over 3,000 Metallica fans and AWMH supporters came out strong and showed the kind of remarkable impact that can be made when we unite to work in service of others.

With the second annual All Within My Hands Day of Service just around the corner on May 22nd, James Hetfield and Rob Trujillo explain to Steffan Chirazi why it is one of the most important days on the Metallica calendar.

When Metallica met with ­professor, philanthropist and new acquaintance Dr. Edward H. Frank in 2017 to consult on its new All Within My Hands (AWMH) charitable foundation, Frank advised the heavy metal titans to "do no harm" by steering clear of potentially contentious causes.

Meanwhile, Spokane Community College and North Idaho College are getting in on the trend by offering scholarships to students who want to pursue careers in health, information technology and manufacturing. Grants are made available through the Metallica Scholars program, which awarded 10 colleges nationwide including SCC and NIC.

Metallica played “The Star-Spangled Banner” before the sold-out San Francisco Giants’ game against the New York Yankees at Oracle Park yesterday, April 26.

James Hetfield stole second during the 7th Annual Metallica Night with the San Francisco Giants, brought it back for the whole band to sign, and now it could be yours! You'll be the rock star supporting AWMH.

Win the guitar played by James Hetfield OR the guitar played by Kirk Hammett during the National Anthem before the New York Yankees at San Francisco Giants game on the 7th Annual Metallica Night! Your donation supports the work of AWMH.

We’re thrilled to be back with the details of our second annual Day of Service on Wednesday, May 22nd as we once again invite Metallica fans across the U.S. to join us in volunteering for a day with our friends at the community food banks we supported during our recent North American tours.

Metallica fans have a chance to give back on May 22, when the band will host their second annual All Within My Hands Day of Service.

Many people don’t know how much the band members have worked to help people throughout their long careers.

Metallica rallied their fanbase in 2018 with the inaugural All Within My Hands Foundation Day of Service. Now they're set to do it again, hoping to build upon the spirit of volunteerism last year.

Metallica and their All Within My Hands Foundation are calling on fans around the country to spend a day volunteering at a local food bank as part of their second annual “Day of Service,” May 22nd.

Singer and guitarist for Metallica, James Hetfield, was greeted with gifts from Grand Rapids Community College on Wednesday.

I had the absolute privilege to see Metallica last night in Grand Rapids. It was my ninth or tenth Metallica show, but they never cease to get off the gas pedal. They ripped.

The March AWMH auction is here and this month’s featured item is a Master of Puppets Remastered Deluxe Box Set autographed by all four members of Metallica!

Metallica’s All Within My Hands Foundation recently gave $100k to the Grand Rapids Community College to benefit the welding program. Now, other fans of metal are gearing up to rage at Van Andel Arena on March 13th.

A primary focus of Metallica’s All Within My Hands Foundation has been the fight against hunger. With every stop on the band’s WorldWired Tour, at home and abroad, the guys have made a donation of $10,000 to a local community food bank. That act of touching the lives of people in cities the tour visits inspired members of the crew to start a campaign of their own.

Ten colleges from across the country will receive $100,000 to support more than 1,000 students training to enter the American workforce. These students will become the first cohort of Metallica Scholars.

All Within My Hands has had a lot to be #ThankfulFor during 2018 - primarily YOUR generosity and support!

Check out how Jim Breuer, Joe Sib, Wild Mike's Ultimate Pizza, Metallica's own Sarah Gustafson and other members of the crew, along with a few dedicated traveling fans spent their day off in Portland, OR delivering food to the homeless and Sisters Of The Road.

As part of Giving Tuesday, we’re excited to announce that we’ll be releasing Helping Hands…Live & Acoustic at The Masonic on limited edition, 140g colored vinyl with proceeds donated to All Within My Hands.

The audio of the concert is now available on both CD and digital download with a portion of all proceeds going directly to the Foundation.

We would like to encourage you to join us in supporting those in need and our first responders in any way you can. Every little bit helps.

As we gear up to hit the road again, All Within My Hands is also preparing to assist our partners at Feeding America along with their network of local food banks.

The inaugural Helping Hands Concert and Auction held in San Francisco raised over $1.3 million and there are so many people to thank who made this event happen that we don’t know where to start!

Road Recovery is an entertainment industry-based non-profit organization dedicated to helping young people battle addiction and other adversities by empowering at-risk youth from all backgrounds to face their struggles, while teaching them comprehensive life skills. Last week James hung out with some of the Road Recovery kids in NYC.

Read Jim Harrington's review of the All Within My Hands Helping Hands Concert & Auction.

The All Within My Hands Helping Hands Concert & Auction was a celebration in all ways and respects, and perhaps one of those occasions where the music was never meant to be the full story. Let me explain further…

The eBay auctions return with our seventh monthly fundraiser!

Bid on an Autographed Ride the Lightning Deluxe Box Set & Chicago Show Poster All Week!

We know some of you like to mark those calendars in advance, so we’re here to add one more date for 2018.

Building on the success (thanks to you!) of the first three rounds of All Within My Hands eBay auctions, we are excited to bring you June’s new items.

A huge thank you to all the Met fans and our hosts at food banks across the country who helped make our first All Within My Hands Day of Service a massive success.

The first two auctions have blown us away! We are so appreciative of the donations we’ve received from Metallica fans around the world. Now we’re ready for round three!

What an inspiration this young man is. Adam is a 16-year-old former swimmer who has been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor that has left him unable to compete.

Raising money through the help of fans, Metallica donates a portion of ticket sales to organizations that support communities in need at each stop throughout the fifth leg of the European WorldWired Tour.

We are proud to announce our first day of service on Wednesday, May 23rd as we invite Metallica fans across the United States to join us in volunteering for a day with our friends at the community food banks we supported during last summer’s North American tour.

Last month we kicked off the All Within My Hands eBay auctions including autographed memorabilia, music, and Metallica experiences with all proceeds benefiting the foundation.

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