UK Footballers Team Up With UNICEF For One Goal

UK Footballers Team Up With UNICEF For One Goal Oct 31, 2014

The UK’s top football players today take on their most challenging opponent yet as the England Footballer’s Foundation (EFF) team up with UNICEF, the world’s leading children’s organisation, in a new four year partnership that will help tackle malaria; a disease that still claims the life of a child every thirty seconds. 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
Ban Ki-moon Visits Somali Refugees

Ban Ki-moon Visits Somali Refugees Oct 31, 2014

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday visited the sprawling Dadaab refugee complex and praised the resilience of more than 350,000 Somali refugees there while expressing sympathy for their suffering. More
George Strait Helps Raise Over $550,000 For Wounded Soldiers

George Strait Helps Raise Over $550,000 For Wounded Soldiers Oct 31, 2014

George Strait and Texas businessman Tom Cusick today announced the fourth annual Vaqueros del Mar Invitational Golf Tournament and Auction raised a record $550,000. More
Stars Attend TWO X TWO For AIDS And Art

Stars Attend TWO X TWO For AIDS And Art Oct 31, 2014

On Saturday, October 25, the 16th annual TWO x TWO for AIDS and Art benefit dinner and contemporary art auction raised a record $7 million with funds benefiting amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, and the Dallas Museum of Art. More
Chris Young Shines A Spotlight On Fire Safety

Chris Young Shines A Spotlight On Fire Safety Oct 31, 2014

Grammy nominated singer Chris Young and Kidde Fire Safety are partnering to shine a “Spotlight on Fire Safety.” More
Prince Harry Welcomes Poppy Bus To Buckingham Palace

Prince Harry Welcomes Poppy Bus To Buckingham Palace Oct 30, 2014

Prince Harry today showed his support for The Royal British Legion's Poppy Appeal as the ‘Poppy Bus’ called at Buckingham Palace on London Poppy Day. More
Malala Yousafzai Makes Donation For Reconstruction Of Gaza Schools

Malala Yousafzai Makes Donation For Reconstruction Of Gaza Schools Oct 30, 2014

As the United Nations ramps up its reconstruction efforts of war-ravaged Gaza, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai has announced a contribution of $50,000 to help with the rebuilding of UN schools heavily damaged during the recent fighting in the enclave. More
Valerie Harper And Jewel Support Lung Force

Valerie Harper And Jewel Support Lung Force Oct 30, 2014

As part of Lung Cancer Awareness Month this November, Emmy-nominated actress and author Valerie Harper, Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Jewel, country music singer Kellie Pickler and female NASCAR standout Mackena Bell are teaming up with the American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE to raise awareness and much needed funds to help confront lung cancer in women. More
Big Stars To Perform Songs By The Who For Teenage Cancer Trust

Big Stars To Perform Songs By The Who For Teenage Cancer Trust Oct 30, 2014

The Who hits 50 at Shepherds Bush Empire on November 11 with a special star-studded gig featuring some of the biggest names in music performing Who songs for the Teenage Cancer Trust. More
Elton John AIDS Foundation Hosts 13th Annual An Enduring Vision

Elton John AIDS Foundation Hosts 13th Annual An Enduring Vision Oct 30, 2014

Earlier this week, Sir Elton John continued his humanitarian efforts to raise money for HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment, and awareness programs across the United States, the Americas, and the Caribbean at the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF)’s 13th annual benefit An Enduring Vision held at Cipriani Wall Street. More
Jon Bernthal Speaks Out Against Dog Heart Experiments

Jon Bernthal Speaks Out Against Dog Heart Experiments Oct 30, 2014

Jon Bernthal, star of the film Fury and the hit Walking Dead, is speaking out against dog heart experiments being performed at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. More
Yao Ming Tees Off With Marine Turtle Conservation Message

Yao Ming Tees Off With Marine Turtle Conservation Message Oct 30, 2014

During the Mission Hills World Celebrity Pro-Am golf tournament this week, China’s basketball legend and former NBA star Yao Ming was still on fire to raise public awareness for marine turtle conservation. Yao spoke out to the public and said, “Sea turtles have an important role in the balance of our ocean’s ecosystems.” More
Joanna Lumley Launches Pop-Up Shop For Oxfam

Joanna Lumley Launches Pop-Up Shop For Oxfam Oct 30, 2014

Joanna Lumley was busy at Marks and Spencer at Marble Arch in London this week. More
Elton John Writes Op-Ed For New York Times

Elton John Writes Op-Ed For New York Times Oct 29, 2014

An op-ed by Elton John AIDS Foundation founder Sir Elton John has been published by the New York Times. More
Stars Give Voice To Soft Toys In New Charity Campaign

Stars Give Voice To Soft Toys In New Charity Campaign Oct 29, 2014

IKEA has unveiled six animated videos of soft toys voiced by celebrities including Strictly host Claudia Winkleman, Dr Who actor Arthur Darvill, actress Nina Wadia, and TV and film stars Ashley Jensen, James Nesbitt and Stephen Graham. More
Book Review - The Frood: The Authorised And Very Official History Of Douglas Adams

Book Review - The Frood: The Authorised And Very Official History Of Douglas Adams Oct 29, 2014

Douglas Adams was a frood who really knew where his towel was. He was also one of Britain’s best comedy writers, a keen conservationist and is the subject of a new book by Jem Roberts – The Frood: The Authorised and Very Official History of Douglas Adams and The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy. More
Jodi Picoult Blogs For Elephant Freedom

Jodi Picoult Blogs For Elephant Freedom Oct 29, 2014

A new novel from bestselling author Jodi Picoult has hit the shelves, and she has just written a guest blog post for PETA, a piece discussing the novel, Leaving Time, which centers on a teenage girl’s search for her mother, an elephant researcher who disappeared 10 years ago. More
Bill Clinton Announces Future Of The Americas Event

Bill Clinton Announces Future Of The Americas Event Oct 29, 2014

President Bill Clinton has announced a roster of international leaders from the private and public sectors across Latin America, the Caribbean, Canada, and the United States who will participate in a one-time Future of the Americas convening on December 11 at the University of Miami in Miami, Florida. More
Robin Roberts To Host WebMD Health Hero Awards

Robin Roberts To Host WebMD Health Hero Awards Oct 29, 2014

WebMD Health Corp., the leading source of health information, will host the first ever WebMD Health Hero Awards, recognizing individuals who are changing the healthcare landscape by meeting a health challenge and giving back to others. More
Join Chelsea Clinton And Christy Turlington Burns For Twitter Q&A

Join Chelsea Clinton And Christy Turlington Burns For Twitter Q&A Oct 29, 2014

On October 29th at 2 PM ET, Chelsea Clinton and Christy Turlington Burns, founder of Every Mother Counts, a non-profit organization dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother, will host a Twitter Q&A via @ClintonFDN on the state of maternal health around the globe. More
Duchess Of Cambridge Attends Action On Addiction Gala Dinner

Duchess Of Cambridge Attends Action On Addiction Gala Dinner Oct 28, 2014

The Duchess of Cambridge attended a charity gala dinner last week in support of Action On Addiction, of which she is Patron. More
Beyonce Supports Kids To #EndBullying

Beyonce Supports Kids To #EndBullying Oct 28, 2014

One of the world’s most iconic pop stars shared her support last week to seven young children in Los Angeles who have been bullied. Beyonce posted the Kids In The House anti-bullying PSA on Facebook, which encourages everyone to take a stand to end bullying. More
Goodwill And Sugarland's Kristian Bush Partner To "Give It Away"

Goodwill And Sugarland's Kristian Bush Partner To "Give It Away" Oct 28, 2014

Goodwill Industries International and Kristian Bush, one-half of Platinum-selling country duo Sugarland, are partnering to raise awareness of Goodwill’s mission of transforming lives through the power of work. More
Alec And Hilaria Baldwin Join Yoga Session At Inspire 2015 Gala Pre-Celebration

Alec And Hilaria Baldwin Join Yoga Session At Inspire 2015 Gala Pre-Celebration Oct 28, 2014

On Thursday, October 23rd, Hilaria Baldwin and Roberto Dutesco co-chaired Bent On Learning’s Pre-Celebration for its Inspire! 2015 gala. More
Holby City Star Helps Open King’s Variety Children’s Unit

Holby City Star Helps Open King’s Variety Children’s Unit Oct 28, 2014

On 14th October, Hugh Quarshie, star of the BBC One medical drama Holby City, met with patients, doctors and nurses at King’s College Hospital, to officially open the new Paediatric Short Stay Unit (PSSU). More
Jay Leno Hosts Red Star Ball

Jay Leno Hosts Red Star Ball Oct 28, 2014

On Thursday, October 23, American Friends of Magen David Adom (AFMDA) proudly celebrated the second annual Red Star Ball at The Beverly Hilton. More
Stars Create Teddy Bears For Charity Auction In New York

Stars Create Teddy Bears For Charity Auction In New York Oct 28, 2014

Life Ball is coming to New York with a special charity auction at Sotheby’s on December 8. More
David Beckham And Robbie Williams Join UNICEF Campaign To Protect Children From Violence

David Beckham And Robbie Williams Join UNICEF Campaign To Protect Children From Violence Oct 27, 2014

International football legend David Beckham and music star Robbie Williams, both longstanding UNICEF Ambassadors, have been photographed demonstrating the need to protect children from danger in a set of images released by Unicef UK on Friday. More
Rufus Wainwright Performs At LilySarahGrace Benefit

Rufus Wainwright Performs At LilySarahGrace Benefit Oct 27, 2014

Rufus Wainwright, Natasha Lyonne and Andy Rourke from The Smiths were just a few of the several hundred supporters at the LilySarahGrace (LSG) fund “Color Outside the Lines” benefit last week at Jack Studios in New York. More