Eddie Vedder Talks Epidermolysis Bullosa In New Video

Eddie Vedder Talks Epidermolysis Bullosa In New Video Oct 8, 2014

EB Research Partnership – co-founded by Jill and Eddie Vedder – is $5 million away from advancing a life-changing treatment and potential cure for EB. More
Bridgit Mendler Wants To Host A Holiday Party At Your School For Charity

Bridgit Mendler Wants To Host A Holiday Party At Your School For Charity Oct 8, 2014

Recording artist and former Disney actress Bridgit Mendler (“Good Luck Charlie” and “Wizards of Waverly Place”) announced today, via exclusive video, that she has launched a campaign on the celebrity charity-fundraising digital platform Prizeo.com. More
Berlin Fall of the Wall 25 Campaign And Balloon Project Kick off World-wide

Berlin Fall of the Wall 25 Campaign And Balloon Project Kick off World-wide Oct 8, 2014

Leading members of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's Millennium Development Goals Advocacy Group will launch a worldwide Online Initiative to commemorate the 25th Fall of the Berlin Wall anniversary More
Stars Cover Beach Boys Classic For Children In Need

Stars Cover Beach Boys Classic For Children In Need Oct 8, 2014

The BBC has launched BBC Music and to celebrate has released a version of The Beach Boys classic God Only Knows, featuring a dazzling array of musical stars, to raise money for BBC Children in Need. More
Boardwalk Empire Star Stands Up To Cancer In London

Boardwalk Empire Star Stands Up To Cancer In London Oct 7, 2014

Boardwalk Empire’s Stephen Graham took part in Stand Up To Cancer UK’s London 3 Peaks challenge over the weekend. More
Jimmy Carter Leads Annual Habitat For Humanity Work Project

Jimmy Carter Leads Annual Habitat For Humanity Work Project Oct 7, 2014

Thousands of volunteers from across the United States are joining former President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, in Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas, this week to help build and repair homes in partnership with North Texas families during Habitat For Humanity’s 31st annual Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project. More
John Rich Named As Celebrity Chair For Rally For Kids With Cancer Scavenger Cup

John Rich Named As Celebrity Chair For Rally For Kids With Cancer Scavenger Cup Oct 7, 2014

The Rally for Kids with Cancer Scavenger Cup will be held in Nashville, TN October 24 and October 25, 2014 to raise funds for children’s cancer research and treatment at the city’s Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, announced BG Capital Group Chairman Bobby Genovese. More
Dalai Lama Foundation Announces Fundraising Campaign For Living History

Dalai Lama Foundation Announces Fundraising Campaign For Living History Oct 7, 2014

The Dalai Lama Foundation, a global, non-profit organization focused on peace and ethics education, today kicks off development of The Living History of the Dalai Lama, the first of three phases that will comprise the new Dalai Lama Foundation Global Center For Peace. More
Terrell Owens Sells Memorabilia For Charity

Terrell Owens Sells Memorabilia For Charity Oct 7, 2014

Former NFL wide receiver Terrell Owens, or TO as he is sometimes known, has teamed up with Closets for Causes to raise money for Good Sports. More
Brad Smith's True Foundation Benefits From The Style Games

Brad Smith's True Foundation Benefits From The Style Games Oct 7, 2014

Last week, The Men’s Store at Saks Fifth Avenue in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania hosted The Style Games @RealStyleGames, a first-of-its-kind event marrying sport, competition and fashion benefiting Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Brad Smith’s True Foundation. 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
Join Eve Ensler And Rise For A Fair Wage

Join Eve Ensler And Rise For A Fair Wage Oct 6, 2014

Join Restaurant Opportunities Centers United (ROC-United), Eve Ensler and One Billion Rising: Revolution and rise for a fair wage. More
Anderson Cooper Reveals CNN Heroes

Anderson Cooper Reveals CNN Heroes Oct 6, 2014

CNN, the worldwide leader in news, announced today the Top 10 Heroes of 2014, recognizing everyday people who are changing the world. More
Athletes and Celebrities Unite Against Bullying

Athletes and Celebrities Unite Against Bullying Oct 6, 2014

As millions of students head back to school, CustomInk, the “design online” custom t-shirt company for groups and occasions, today released the results of a national survey on teens’ experiences with bullying. More
Jake Gyllenhaal Reads Poetry At Words Of War Event

Jake Gyllenhaal Reads Poetry At Words Of War Event Oct 6, 2014

Jake Gyllenhaal, Adam Driver and Joanne Tucker, Seth Meyers and Alexi Ashe, Anthony Edwards, Lili Taylor, David Strathairn and more came together last week in New York City for The Headstrong Project’s Words of War, a benefit in support of comprehensive mental healthcare for military veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan. More
Hollyoaks Cast Stands Up To Cancer In The UK

Hollyoaks Cast Stands Up To Cancer In The UK Oct 6, 2014

Jennifer Metcalfe, Gemma Merna, Ashley Taylor Dawson, Kieron Richardson and Fabrizio Santino are just some of the Hollyoaks cast who have united to join the frontline against cancer this autumn to show cancer ’it’s payback time’. More
Lea Michele Partners With evian Natural Spring Water For Breast Cancer Campaign

Lea Michele Partners With evian Natural Spring Water For Breast Cancer Campaign Oct 6, 2014

Today, evian Natural Spring Water announced a partnership with the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) and actress Lea Michele to launch evian’s “Faster Than” campaign, which promotes regular breast self-examinations, a key to early detection when combined with regular medical consultation. 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
Stars Lend Their Artistic Talents to London's Paddington Trail

Stars Lend Their Artistic Talents to London's Paddington Trail Oct 3, 2014

Today VisitLondon.com, the NSPCC and STUDIOCANAL announced the first of the internationally renowned celebrities, designers and artists signed up to THE PADDINGTON TRAIL. More
Gloria Steinem And Salma Hayek Pinault To Be Honored By Equality Now

Gloria Steinem And Salma Hayek Pinault To Be Honored By Equality Now Oct 3, 2014

Equality Now, the international human rights organization, is pleased to announce that it will honor renowned activist and writer Gloria Steinem, and award-winning actress Salma Hayek Pinault at its annual Make Equality Reality event this year. More
Sheryl Crow and Chateau St. Jean Partner To Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Sheryl Crow and Chateau St. Jean Partner To Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month Oct 3, 2014

Chateau St. Jean winery is pleased to announce its support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month alongside winery partner and 9-time Grammy Award winner artist, Sheryl Crow, by donating $1 for every bottle of wine sold (up to $100,000 total) through October 31, 2014. More
Zach Galifianakis Performs At OPCC'S 50th Anniversary Charity Benefit

Zach Galifianakis Performs At OPCC'S 50th Anniversary Charity Benefit Oct 3, 2014

OPCC celebrated 50 years of providing hope to the most vulnerable members of our community on the Westside of Los Angeles County with a 50th Anniversary Celebration Weekend on September 27 and 28, 2014. More
Ray Winstone And Amanda Redman Star In Charity Video‏

Ray Winstone And Amanda Redman Star In Charity Video‏ Oct 3, 2014

British actors Ray Winstone (Sexy Beast, The Sweeny) and Amanda Redman (Sexy Beast, New Tricks) have come together in a video appeal to show their support for the British Lung Foundation’s (BLF) campaign to raise awareness of the lung disease idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF), for World IPF Week (28 September – 05 October 2014). More
Kelly Preston Highlight Of Charity Coalition Luncheon

Kelly Preston Highlight Of Charity Coalition Luncheon Oct 3, 2014

Before an assembly of nearly 100 people, representing 38 different non-profits and charitable groups in the Tampa Bay area, actress Kelly Preston acknowledged the audience for providing inspiration for people like her and her family to volunteer. More
Rihanna To Present Tom Ford With Award Of Inspiration

Rihanna To Present Tom Ford With Award Of Inspiration Oct 2, 2014

Rihanna will join amfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research, in paying tribute to Tom Ford at its LA Inspiration Gala on Wednesday, October 29, 2014. More
Guinness Donates To Denis Leary's Firefighters Foundation

Guinness Donates To Denis Leary's Firefighters Foundation Oct 2, 2014

On Tuesday night in New York City, Guinness & Co. raised a glass of the iconic beer in honor of the Leary Firefighters Foundation (LFF) during a special event to present the LFF a check for more than half a million dollars in support of firefighters nationwide. More
Joanna Lumley Calls For End Of Experiments On Primates At Leading EU Laboratory‏

Joanna Lumley Calls For End Of Experiments On Primates At Leading EU Laboratory‏ Oct 2, 2014

Iconic English actress Joanna Lumley OBE has joined the BUAV in calling for action after the organisation exposed the grim reality of life for monkeys behind the closed doors of one leading European research laboratory. More
Paula Abdul Joins #CheckYourself Campaign For Breast Cancer Awareness

Paula Abdul Joins #CheckYourself Campaign For Breast Cancer Awareness Oct 2, 2014

On the first day of Breast Cancer Awareness Month this week, the Avon Foundation for Women launched a powerful new call to action: #CheckYourself. More
Lights And Peter Criss Help Launch Hard Rock's Annual Pinktober

Lights And Peter Criss Help Launch Hard Rock's Annual Pinktober Oct 2, 2014

Earlier this week, Lights – Canadian electro-pop singer, multi-instrumentalist and Hard Rock’s 2014 PINKTOBER Artist Ambassador – performed a free concert for fans and survivors at Hard Rock Cafe New York to launch Hard Rock’s 15th annual breast cancer awareness campaign. More
Adrian Paul And The PEACE Fund Organize Celebrity Poker

Adrian Paul And The PEACE Fund Organize Celebrity Poker Oct 2, 2014

A celebrity poker tournament will be held on Saturday, October 11 at the Microsoft headquarters in Playa Vista to raise funds for Wells Bring Hope. More