United Nations Foundation Hosts Global Leadership Dinner

United Nations Foundation Hosts Global Leadership Dinner Oct 24, 2014

In recognition of the role individuals, organizations and corporations play in supporting the work of the United Nations to advance global peace and prosperity, the United Nations Foundation and the United Nations Association of the USA (UNA-USA) honored recipients of the 2014 Global Leadership Awards at the annual Global Leadership Dinner in New York City Wednesday night. 

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Make A Difference Day Unites Millions of Americans in Volunteerism This Weekend

Make A Difference Day Unites Millions of Americans in Volunteerism This Weekend Oct 24, 2014

Make A Difference Day will take place this Saturday, October 25, in neighborhoods throughout the country, bringing Americans together for the common good. More
Yoko Ono Presents Hard Rock International With Award At TJ Martell Foundation Gala

Yoko Ono Presents Hard Rock International With Award At TJ Martell Foundation Gala Oct 23, 2014

The TJ Martell Foundation's 39th Annual Honors Gala honored Hard Rock International with the Spirit of Excellence Award earlier this week at Cipriani in New York. More
Jenny McCarthy Hosts Saturday Night Spectacular For Autism

Jenny McCarthy Hosts Saturday Night Spectacular For Autism Oct 23, 2014

Jenny McCarthy hosted the 1st annual “Saturday Night Spectacular” Celebrity golf tournament and VIP party on Saturday, October 18th, 2014 benefiting Generation Rescue for Autism. More
Prince Harry Attends The 100 Women In Hedge Funds Gala Dinner

Prince Harry Attends The 100 Women In Hedge Funds Gala Dinner Oct 22, 2014

Last week, Prince Harry attended a fundraising gala dinner at the Royal Hospital Chelsea in west London held by 100 Women in Hedge Funds (100WHF) to raise money for children’s charity WellChild. More
UNICEF Masquerade Ball Debuts In Chicago On October 30

UNICEF Masquerade Ball Debuts In Chicago On October 30 Oct 22, 2014

UNICEF's Masquerade Ball, the highly anticipated Halloween fundraiser exclusively held in New York and Los Angeles, will debut at Chicago’s Moonlight Studios on October 30th. More
Stars Commit To An AIDS-Free Generation At A Time for Heroes Event

Stars Commit To An AIDS-Free Generation At A Time for Heroes Event Oct 21, 2014

The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) celebrated its 25th annual A Time for Heroes family festival Sunday, Oct. 19 at the BookBindery in Culver City. More
Van Damme: The Absence Of A Smile Is Hostile To Human Nature

Van Damme: The Absence Of A Smile Is Hostile To Human Nature Oct 21, 2014

Actor, director, producer and screenwriter Jean-Claude Van Damme knows how important a smile is in a career and life. More
David Beckham Surprises Young Cancer Patient

David Beckham Surprises Young Cancer Patient Oct 20, 2014

Avid Manchester United fan and cancer patient Lloyd Burton’s dream came true when he met his hero David Beckham. More
Julia Roberts Honored At GLSEN Respect Awards

Julia Roberts Honored At GLSEN Respect Awards Oct 20, 2014

Julia Roberts and Derek Hough were honored at the GLSEN Respect Awards in Beverly Hills on Friday. More
David Beckham Supports UNICEF's Fight Against Ebola

David Beckham Supports UNICEF's Fight Against Ebola Oct 16, 2014

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador David Beckham is supporting our fight against Ebola through a video message to be broadcast across Sierra Leone – one of the worst-affected countries. More
Breaking Bad Star Wants To Cut The Bull Now About Bullying

Breaking Bad Star Wants To Cut The Bull Now About Bullying Oct 16, 2014

Children with physical disabilities are twice as likely to be bullied, impacting their educational, physical and emotional development. In support of National Bullying Prevention Month, Shriners Hospitals for Children and award-winning actor RJ Mitte are partnering to encourage teens and adults alike to join them and help end bullying. More
2014 Lennon Ono Grant For Peace Awarded In Reykjavik

2014 Lennon Ono Grant For Peace Awarded In Reykjavik Oct 16, 2014

Art Production Fund (APF) is honored to announce that Co-Founders Doreen Remen and Yvonne Force Villareal have been awarded the 2014 Lennon Ono Grant for Peace for their public art program since 2000. More
Tom Arnold To Be Honored With Humanitarian Award

Tom Arnold To Be Honored With Humanitarian Award Oct 16, 2014

Peggy Albrecht Friendly House Los Angeles, will honor Tom Arnold with the “Humanitarian Award;” Oscar De La Hoya with the “Man of the Year” award; and Kelly Meyer with the “Woman of the Year” award at their 25th annual Awards Luncheon, Saturday, October 25 at The Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills. More
Trent Tucker To Host Celebrity Bowling Tournament

Trent Tucker To Host Celebrity Bowling Tournament Oct 16, 2014

Since posting the following item, LookToTheStars.org has been advised that the event has been postponed. We will update you with more info when available. More
Hillary Clinton Unveils Early Literacy Toolkit For Pediatricians And Parents

Hillary Clinton Unveils Early Literacy Toolkit For Pediatricians And Parents Oct 16, 2014

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton discussed the role that pediatricians and parents can play in promoting young children’s early learning during her remarks on Sunday Oct. 12 at the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference & Exhibition in San Diego. More
Alec Baldwin To Join Stars At Global Down Syndrome Foundation Fashion Show

Alec Baldwin To Join Stars At Global Down Syndrome Foundation Fashion Show Oct 15, 2014

Global Down Syndrome Foundation is organizing the annual Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show – the largest single fundraiser benefiting people with Down syndrome. More
Michael Franti Honored With Universal Smile Award

Michael Franti Honored With Universal Smile Award Oct 15, 2014

Operation Smile, the world’s largest medical charity of its kind providing free cleft surgery and care, held its Smile Gala in San Francisco at the Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel on Saturday night. More
Magic Johnson Honored At Carousel Of Hope

Magic Johnson Honored At Carousel Of Hope Oct 15, 2014

Responding to an urgent call for more research and care in battling an epidemic rise in Type 1 diabetes, The Carousel of Hope is the world’s premiere charity event benefiting diabetes. The event, hosted by Barbara Davis and presented by Mercedes Benz-USA, held its gala on Saturday, October 11, at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California. More
Amanda Peet And Jo Frost Get A Shot, Give A Shot

Amanda Peet And Jo Frost Get A Shot, Give A Shot Oct 13, 2014

Amanda Peet and Jo Frost joined forces last week at the Los Angeles Walgreens Flagship store in Hollywood to support children around the globe through the Get a Shot. Give a Shot campaign. More
Aamir Khan Named UNICEF Ambassador

Aamir Khan Named UNICEF Ambassador Oct 13, 2014

Film actor, director and producer Aamir Khan has been named Ambassador for UNICEF in South Asia. More
Jessie J Helps Announce Z100 Jingle Ball Lineup

Jessie J Helps Announce Z100 Jingle Ball Lineup Oct 13, 2014

Z100, New York’s #1 Hit Music Station, has unveiled the star-studded lineup for its annual holiday concert, Z100’s Jingle Ball 2014 presented by Goldfish Puffs, taking place on Friday, December 12, at 8 p.m. EST at Madison Square Garden. More
Natalie Portman Honored With Courage To Care Award

Natalie Portman Honored With Courage To Care Award Oct 13, 2014

In recognition for their compassion and dedicated support for Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), Academy Award winning actress Natalie Portman, prominent philanthropists Sally and Bill Hurt, and global retailer Costco Wholesale were honored during the weekend with the “Courage to Care” award at the hospital’s signature biennial gala: Noche de Niños. More
Mel Gibson Film Memorabilia Goes Under The Hammer For Charity

Mel Gibson Film Memorabilia Goes Under The Hammer For Charity Oct 13, 2014

It’s not often that history and Hollywood come together in such thrilling fashion. In the Mel Gibson-directed 2006 epic film Apocalypto, the exquisite costumes recreating the look of the ancient Mayans was researched down to the last meticulous detail. More
Malala Yousafzai Awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Malala Yousafzai Awarded Nobel Peace Prize Oct 12, 2014

The United Nations has lauded the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to two human rights activists, saying the winners had received well-deserved recognition for championing children’s rights around the world. More
Stars Take Early Morning Selfies For UNICEF Syria Appeal

Stars Take Early Morning Selfies For UNICEF Syria Appeal Oct 10, 2014

UNICEF UK Ambassador Jemima Khan has started a new morning selfie trend called #WakeUpCall in support of UNICEF’s work for children in Syria. More
Elton John To Perform Solo On The Piano At Charity Gala

Elton John To Perform Solo On The Piano At Charity Gala Oct 10, 2014

This year Elton John will be performing a solo set on piano for the 13th annual An Enduring Vision gala to benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation. More
Clinton Global Initiative Turns Ten

Clinton Global Initiative Turns Ten Oct 10, 2014

In 2005 former President Bill Clinton organized the first annual Clinton Global Initiative to coincide with the United Nation’s General Assembly. More
Selena Gomez Visits Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Selena Gomez Visits Children's Hospital Los Angeles Oct 9, 2014

Selena Gomez visited patients at Children's Hospital Los Angeles earlier this week. More
One Direction Inspires Fans To Raise £500,000 For Charity

One Direction Inspires Fans To Raise £500,000 For Charity Oct 9, 2014

One Direction have once again proved the power of their appeal, using it as a force for good, by encouraging fans to raise a jaw-dropping half a million pounds (£501,300) for Stand Up To Cancer, the joint national fundraising campaign from Cancer Research UK and Channel 4. More