Blurred Vision Album Release Concert To Benefit Charity

Blurred Vision Album Release Concert To Benefit Charity Oct 21, 2014

Canadian rock band Blurred Vision – led by Iranian born brothers Sepp and Sohl Osley, and drummer Ben Riley – will release their debut album “Organized Insanity” under their Open Eyes Records imprint, and will raise money for WhyHunger at their album release concert in Toronto. More
Whole Planet Foundation Partners With The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

Whole Planet Foundation Partners With The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 Oct 9, 2014

Lionsgate, a premier next generation global content leader, has announced that DORITOS, MAZDA and Whole Foods Market’s Whole Planet Foundation will partner with the studio for the year’s most anticipated film, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1. More
Scott L. Schwartz Helps Raise Over $70,000 For Alicia’s House Food Pantry

Scott L. Schwartz Helps Raise Over $70,000 For Alicia’s House Food Pantry Oct 6, 2014

This September, Actor/Director/Producer Sheriff Scott L. Schwartz returned to Chicago, IL to show his support for Alicia's House Food Pantry for a week of fundraising events and appearances. 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
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
Acting Outlaws Katee Sackhoff And Tricia Helfer Ride For PATH

Acting Outlaws Katee Sackhoff And Tricia Helfer Ride For PATH Sep 9, 2014

The Acting Outlaws, the charitable arm for actresses Katee Sackhoff (Longmire, Riddick, Battlestar Galactica) and Tricia Helfer (Ascension, Killer Women, Battlestar Galatica), today announced their First Annual PATH Home – Charity Motorcycle Ride scheduled to take place on November 2, 2014 and which will benefit PATH. 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
International Medical Corps To Honor Lionsgate

International Medical Corps To Honor Lionsgate Aug 29, 2014

International Medical Corps will honor Lionsgate at its Annual Awards Celebration in October. More
Sami Yusuf Named As Global Ambassador Against Hunger

Sami Yusuf Named As Global Ambassador Against Hunger Aug 28, 2014

The internationally acclaimed singer, songwriter and composer Sami Yusuf has joined the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) as a Global Ambassador Against Hunger. More
NASCAR Nationwide Drivers Race To Defeat Child Hunger

NASCAR Nationwide Drivers Race To Defeat Child Hunger Aug 27, 2014

As area children head back to school, Feed the Children – a leading anti-hunger organization – will partner with Great Clips to sponsor the NASCAR Nationwide Series Great Clips 300 to Benefit Feed the Children on August 30. More
Yoko Ono To Present TJ Martell Foundation Spirit Of Excellence Award

Yoko Ono To Present TJ Martell Foundation Spirit Of Excellence Award Aug 25, 2014

The TJ Martell Foundation for Leukemia, Cancer and AIDS Research has announced legendary music icon Yoko Ono Lennon as the presenter for the Spirit of Excellence Award which will be awarded to Hamish Dodds, CEO of Hard Rock International on behalf of Hard Rockers worldwide at the 39th T.J. Martell Foundation New York Honors Gala to be held at Cipriani in New York on Tuesday, October 21, 2014. More
Zendaya Celebrates 18th Birthday By Raising Funds To Feed Hungry Children

Zendaya Celebrates 18th Birthday By Raising Funds To Feed Hungry Children Aug 25, 2014

Disney star and Hollywood Records’ multi-platinum artist Zendaya will celebrate her 18th birthday on Sept. 1, 2014 with a campaign to help feed at least 150 hungry children in Haiti, Tanzania and the Philippines through feedONE, an initiative of Convoy of Hope. 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
Pass The Red Cup For Hunger Relief With Christina Aguilera

Pass The Red Cup For Hunger Relief With Christina Aguilera Aug 6, 2014

Yum! Brands, parent company of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell, announced the launch of its annual World Hunger Relief effort with the “Pass The Red Cup” challenge featuring multi-Grammy Award winner and international superstar Christina Aguilera. More
Jeff Bridges Speaks To Chelsea Clinton About Childhood Hunger In America

Jeff Bridges Speaks To Chelsea Clinton About Childhood Hunger In America Aug 4, 2014

On NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams on Friday night, Academy Award winner Jeff Bridges talked with special correspondent Chelsea Clinton about his work to end childhood hunger in America. 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
Gaza: Deadly Shelling Of Another UN School Draws Condemnation

Gaza: Deadly Shelling Of Another UN School Draws Condemnation Jul 30, 2014

As another United Nations school serving as a shelter for Palestinians in Gaza was hit by shells this morning, killing children, senior UN officials strongly condemned the attacks and warned against the targeting of civilians. More
Stand Up To Cancer And The V Foundation Establish Grants Program For Young Researchers‏

Stand Up To Cancer And The V Foundation Establish Grants Program For Young Researchers‏ Jul 16, 2014

Two cancer-fighting initiatives come together this year at The 2014 ESPYS to join forces in the battle against the disease. More
Stand Up To Cancer Returns To TV In 2014

Stand Up To Cancer Returns To TV In 2014 Jul 10, 2014

Building on three historic fundraising telecasts in 2008, 2010 and 2012, the groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), will return to primetime television on Friday, September 5, 2014, at 8 pm ET & PT / 7 pm CT. More
Howard G. Buffett Supports Shakira's World Food Programme Campaign

Howard G. Buffett Supports Shakira's World Food Programme Campaign Jul 3, 2014

Due to the overwhelming success of the campaign launched by Shakira and Activia, Howard G. Buffett, a United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) Ambassador Against Hunger since 2007, today announced a commitment by the Howard G. Buffett Foundation to provide additional funding to support WFP’s school meals program. More
Saks Fifth Avenue And Saturday Night Live Partner For Key To The Cure Campaign

Saks Fifth Avenue And Saturday Night Live Partner For Key To The Cure Campaign Jul 1, 2014

Saks Fifth Avenue has announced that Will Ferrell, Ana Gasteyer, Vanessa Bayer, Cecily Strong and Colin Jost have been named as the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) ambassadors for Saks Fifth Avenue’s 2014 Key To The Cure campaign, representing talent from Saturday Night Live’s past and current casts shot by famed SNL photographer Mary Ellen Matthews. More
Sienna Miller Visits Refugees In Lebanon

Sienna Miller Visits Refugees In Lebanon Jun 26, 2014

International Medical Corps Global Ambassador Sienna Miller is in Lebanon to raise awareness about the ongoing Syria crisis – now well into its fourth year – and the enormous impact the war is having on both Syrian refugees and the communities in Lebanon that are assisting them. More
Viola Davis Helps Raise $4.5 Million To Fight Childhood Hunger In America

Viola Davis Helps Raise $4.5 Million To Fight Childhood Hunger In America Jun 18, 2014

The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) have announced they have raised more than $4.5 million in support of Hunger Is, a joint charitable initiative designed to raise awareness and funds to fight childhood hunger in America. More
Exclusive Guest Blog: Blurred Vision Rock The WhyHunger Chapin Awards

Exclusive Guest Blog: Blurred Vision Rock The WhyHunger Chapin Awards Jun 6, 2014

Canada’s Blurred Vision recently performed at the WhyHunger Chapin Awards on June 3 in New York City, and the band’s front man Sepp Osley has shared with us this intimate glimpse into the inspiration and dedication behind their love of Rock and Roll as a means to create peace, love and understanding. More
Blurred Vision To Perform At WhyHunger Chapin Awards

Blurred Vision To Perform At WhyHunger Chapin Awards May 30, 2014

Following their successful showcase at Canadian Music Week 2014, Blurred Vision will head to New York next week as one of the special guests performing at this year’s WhyHunger Chapin Awards, “Hope to End Hunger” event. More
Marcia Cross Stands Up Against Prostate Cancer

Marcia Cross Stands Up Against Prostate Cancer May 30, 2014

The Safeway Foundation and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), have collaborated again to re-launch their public service campaign featuring actress and SU2C Celebrity Ambassador Marcia Cross, which will debut in June. More
M. Night Shyamalan To Talk Education At National Press Club

M. Night Shyamalan To Talk Education At National Press Club May 27, 2014

Hollywood filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan will speak about his off-screen campaign to close America’s education achievement gap at a National Press Club Speakers Luncheon on June 11. More
Superman Hall Of Heroes Honors Those Who Make A Difference

Superman Hall Of Heroes Honors Those Who Make A Difference May 15, 2014

In a ceremony in New York’s Times Square yesterday, Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and DC Entertainment officially announced the launch of Superman Hall of Heroes, an online gift-giving portal that empowers consumers to honor their personal heroes – those who have made a positive impact on their lives or the lives of others. More
Halle Berry Joins Bruce Willis At EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women In LA

Halle Berry Joins Bruce Willis At EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women In LA May 12, 2014

On Saturday, May 10, 2014, the 21st Annual EIF Revlon Run/Walk For Women took place in Los Angeles. More