In it's 24th year, the event is a crucial attempt to increase public funding for the arts and having Alec on board will hopefully bring in a lot of donations. Of the event, Alec said in a statement:
"Government support of the arts has been important to me for the past two decades, and no one is a better advocate for that cause than Americans for the Arts."
Keep arts in the schools! The next generation will surely thank you for it!
[Image via WENN.]