ANCHOR LEAD: What do Nikki Reed, Carmelo Anthony and Blake Shelton have in common? All three are joining more than 60 other celebrities to help one premium chocolatier and one small bunny make a big difference this Easter season. Brian Osuch has the details. (:60)
SCRIPT: Lifestyles, I'm Brian Osuch. Many of today's biggest names are donating their autographs for a good cause. For the sixth year, premium chocolatier Lindt is raising funds and awareness for autism with the Lindt GOLD BUNNY Celebrity Auction. Actress and singer-songwriter, Nikki Reed…
CUT: (Reed) I'm honored to help launch this year's Lindt GOLD BUNNY Celebrity Auction because we are raising funds and awareness for autism, which is a cause that's close to my heart.
SCRIPT: Reed and other celebrities in the entertainment, sports, food and music industries have autographed porcelain versions of the iconic Lindt GOLD BUNNY, which are up for bid online…
CUT: (Reed) It's really easy for people to get involved and give back this Easter season. You just visit LindtGOLDBUNNYAuction.com now through March 20 to bid on a signed bunny, mine included! And one hundred percent of the auction proceeds go to Autism Speaks.
SCRIPT: The iconic Lindt GOLD BUNNY is the only bunny that gives back during the Easter season. In addition to auction proceeds, Lindt is also contributing 10 cents to Autism Speaks for every Lindt GOLD BUNNY purchased through Easter, up to one hundred thousand dollars. For more, visit LindtGOLDBUNNYAuction.com. That's Lifestyles from Lindt.
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