Grammy Foundation To Host A Celebration Of Music And Philanthropy

Grammy Foundation To Host A Celebration Of Music And Philanthropy Nov 27, 2014

The GRAMMY Foundation will host Lean On Me: A Celebration Of Music And Philanthropy, the 17th Annual GRAMMY Foundation Legacy Concert, during GRAMMY Week on Feb. 5, 2015, at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles. More
Daniel Pearl World Music Days A Huge Success

Daniel Pearl World Music Days A Huge Success Nov 25, 2014

The Daniel Pearl Foundation reported today that this year’s World Music Days attracted a global network of more than 1,300 events. More
Signed Guitars Go Under The Hammer For Reverb

Signed Guitars Go Under The Hammer For Reverb Nov 25, 2014

Reverb is auctioning guitars signed by some great artists. More
Fame & Philanthropy Event Set For Academy Awards Weekend

Fame & Philanthropy Event Set For Academy Awards Weekend Nov 10, 2014

Fame & Philanthropy announced plans today to produce the 2nd Annual Fame & Philanthropy event which will take place on the weekend of the 87th Annual Academy Awards. More
Hunger Is Awards $1.3 Million To 198 Local Hunger Charities

Hunger Is Awards $1.3 Million To 198 Local Hunger Charities Nov 5, 2014

The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) have announced that Hunger Is, their joint charitable initiative to fight childhood hunger in America, has awarded over $1.3 million in grants to 198 local charities to connect hungry children living in neighborhoods to healthy food throughout the country. More
Ne-Yo Honored At Children's Rights Benefit

Ne-Yo Honored At Children's Rights Benefit Nov 3, 2014

On Wednesday, October 29th, Ne-Yo and his foundation, The Compound Foundation, were honored at Children’s Rights 9th Annual Benefit for his commitment to benefitting those growing up in foster care and group homes. More
Sarah Silverman Honored By Adrienne Shelly Foundation

Sarah Silverman Honored By Adrienne Shelly Foundation Oct 31, 2014

The Adrienne Shelly Foundation (ASF), a non-profit organization named after actor and filmmaker Adrienne Shelly, who was killed in 2006, hosted its 4th annual Woman of Vision salute at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) Saturday, October 25th, honoring Sarah Silverman. More
Joan Jett Joined By Steve Van Zandt And Alice Cooper At Little Kids Rock Event

Joan Jett Joined By Steve Van Zandt And Alice Cooper At Little Kids Rock Event Oct 27, 2014

Last week, non-profit organization Little Kids Rock hosted its sixth annual benefit at Hammerstein Ballroom at The Manhattan Center, which generated approximately $1.5 million in donations to help support students and music teachers in public schools with donated instruments, curricular resources and training. More
More Acts Added To Little Kids Rock Benefit

More Acts Added To Little Kids Rock Benefit Oct 14, 2014

Cheap Trick, Social Distortion’s Mike Ness, and Bikini Kill’s Kathleen Hanna with Beastie Boys' Adam “Ad-Rock” Horovitz, have been added to an all-star roster paying tribute to Joan Jett at nonprofit organization, Little Kids Rock’s sixth annual Little Kids Rock Benefit. More
Lady Antebellum Grants Wishes To Seven Fans In Seven Days

Lady Antebellum Grants Wishes To Seven Fans In Seven Days Oct 7, 2014

Lady Antebellum launched 7FOR7 last week, a week-long campaign where the band travels across the country to surprise and fulfill seven wishes for seven fans in seven days. More
Susan Sarandon Honored At Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards

Susan Sarandon Honored At Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Sep 30, 2014

The second annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards presented by YUM! Brands Foundation took place last night at the Louisville Downtown Marriott. More
Geena Davis Supports Study On Sexual Discrimination In Films

Geena Davis Supports Study On Sexual Discrimination In Films Sep 24, 2014

The first-ever global study on female characters in popular films, launched yesterday, reveals deep-seated discrimination and pervasive stereotyping of women and girls by the international film industry. More
Bob Dylan Named 2015 MusiCares Person Of The Year

Bob Dylan Named 2015 MusiCares Person Of The Year Sep 23, 2014

Ten-time GRAMMY winner Bob Dylan will be honored as the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, two days prior to the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards. More
George Fest: An Evening To Celebrate The Music Of George Harrison

George Fest: An Evening To Celebrate The Music Of George Harrison Sep 19, 2014

George Fest: An Evening To Celebrate The Music Of George Harrison will take place at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles On September 28. More
Glee's Max Adler To Kick Off City Hearts Photo Auction‏

Glee's Max Adler To Kick Off City Hearts Photo Auction‏ Sep 19, 2014

City Hearts: Kids Say Yes to the Arts, the non-profit Arts organization that has been reaching out to at-risk children for almost 30 years, is pleased to announce that Max Adler (Glee’s Dave Karofsky, Switched at Birth’s Miles Conroy) will kick off Fresh Focus 2014 – setting in motion two very different online auction websites (Bidding for Good and Charity Buzz) October 1st at noon. More
Paul Simon And William Shatner To Take Part In Annual Simply Shakespeare Event

Paul Simon And William Shatner To Take Part In Annual Simply Shakespeare Event Sep 18, 2014

The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles (SCLA) presents its 24th Annual Simply Shakespeare benefit reading of “As You Like It,” September 22, 2014 at the Freud Playhouse, UCLA Campus. More
Herbie Hancock To Be Honored At Jazz Foundation Event Featuring Bruce Willis

Herbie Hancock To Be Honored At Jazz Foundation Event Featuring Bruce Willis Sep 18, 2014

The Jazz Foundation of America will hold its annual A Great Night In Harlem event on October 24 at the Apollo Theater, honoring Herbie Hancock. More
BUSH Headlines VH1 Save The Music Foundation 2014 Noteworthy Concert

BUSH Headlines VH1 Save The Music Foundation 2014 Noteworthy Concert Sep 17, 2014

On September 18th multi-platinum rock band BUSH will give a special acoustic performance at VH1 Save The Music Foundation's Noteworthy benefit concert at William Hill Estate Winery. More
Leonardo DiCaprio To Be Honored With Clinton Global Citizen Award

Leonardo DiCaprio To Be Honored With Clinton Global Citizen Award Sep 15, 2014

President Bill Clinton, Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Chelsea Clinton have announced new participants for the 10th Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, to be held September 21-24 in New York City, including 45 current and former heads of state, and more than 1,000 of the most influential leaders from business, government, civil society and philanthropy. More
Over $109 Million Raised As The US And Canada Stand Up To Cancer

Over $109 Million Raised As The US And Canada Stand Up To Cancer Sep 8, 2014

More than USD $109 million has been pledged so far in connection with the star-studded September 5 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) “roadblock” fundraising telecasts in the U.S. and Canada, it was announced today. More
More Stars Announced For 2014 Stand Up To Cancer Telecast

More Stars Announced For 2014 Stand Up To Cancer Telecast Sep 4, 2014

This Friday, September 5th (8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT), Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), will stage its fourth biennial fundraising event. More
Joan Jett To Be Honored At Little Kids Rock Benefit

Joan Jett To Be Honored At Little Kids Rock Benefit Aug 28, 2014

Little Kids Rock will honor Joan Jett at the 6th annual Little Kids Rock Benefit on October 23 in New York. More
Television's Biggest Stars Celebrate 8th Annual Evening Before Event

Television's Biggest Stars Celebrate 8th Annual Evening Before Event Aug 26, 2014

Many of television’s biggest stars came out to Century Park, CA on Sunday night to celebrate the Eighth Annual “Evening Before” event, which benefitted MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund). More
Daniel Pearl Foundation Launches 2014 Daniel Pearl World Music Days

Daniel Pearl Foundation Launches 2014 Daniel Pearl World Music Days Aug 26, 2014

Musicians across the United States and around the world will join together, raise their collective voices and dedicate their art to the legacy and mission of journalist Daniel Pearl for the 13th Annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days. More
Stars Announced For Stand Up To Cancer Telecast

Stars Announced For Stand Up To Cancer Telecast Aug 21, 2014

The Hollywood community is once again uniting to support Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), which will stage its fourth biennial fundraising telecast Friday, September 5 (8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT). More
Debbie Reynolds To Be Honored With 2014 SAG Life Achievement Award‏

Debbie Reynolds To Be Honored With 2014 SAG Life Achievement Award‏ Aug 20, 2014

Debbie Reynolds – actor, singer, dancer, author, champion for the preservation of the artifacts of film history and for the understanding and treatment of mental illness – has been named the 51st recipient of SAG-AFTRA's highest honor: the SAG Life Achievement Award for career achievement and humanitarian accomplishment. More
Linkin Park And Thirty Seconds To Mars Team Up For Carnivores Tour

Linkin Park And Thirty Seconds To Mars Team Up For Carnivores Tour Aug 4, 2014

The Carnivores Tour featuring internationally renowned bands Linkin Park, Thirty Seconds To Mars and special guest, AFI, kicks off August 8 in West Palm Beach, Florida, for 25 shows across the US. More
Richard Gere, Cyndi Lauper, Paul Simon And More Team Up For Henry & Me

Richard Gere, Cyndi Lauper, Paul Simon And More Team Up For Henry & Me Aug 1, 2014

Producer Joseph Avallone announced today the upcoming release of the animated feature film Henry & Me, a baseball-themed tale of a young cancer-stricken boy’s magical and life-changing experience with New York Yankees old and new. More
Jennifer Hudson Stands Up To Cancer

Jennifer Hudson Stands Up To Cancer Jul 31, 2014

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, and Genentech, one of the world’s leading biotech companies, have joined forces with GRAMMY-winning singer, Oscar-winning actress, and SU2C Ambassador Jennifer Hudson for their latest campaign, entitled: “Two Worlds. One Dream.” More
Muppets Most Wanted Cast Sign Green Piano For Charity

Muppets Most Wanted Cast Sign Green Piano For Charity Jul 31, 2014

In celebration of the upcoming home entertainment release of Disney’s “Muppets Most Wanted” on August 12, Yamaha Entertainment Group is auctioning off an incredible Yamaha Disklavier grand piano that has been signed by 18 cast members including Tina Fey, Ricky Gervais, and Josh Groban and is valued at almost $74,000. More