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
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
Nick Cannon Hosts St. Mary's Kids Benefit

Nick Cannon Hosts St. Mary's Kids Benefit Oct 27, 2014

Last week, multi-talented entertainer, comedian, performing artist and member of the board of directors of St. Mary’s Healthcare System for Children – Nick Cannon – attended A Tribute to Nick Cannon benefiting St. Mary’s Healthcare System for Children at Hard Rock Cafe New York. More
Pink Performs At Cancer Prevention Event

Pink Performs At Cancer Prevention Event Oct 27, 2014

Saint John’s Health Center (SJHC) hosted its 2014 Power of Pink event October 23, at House of Blues in West Hollywood to benefit the Cancer Prevention Program at Saint John’s Health Center. More
Elton John Meets With John Kerry For AIDS Discussions

Elton John Meets With John Kerry For AIDS Discussions Oct 27, 2014

Sir Elton John and David Furnish – the Founder and Chairman, respectively, of the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) – were in Washington, DC, last Friday for a meeting with Secretary of State John Kerry. More
Edie Falco And Danny DeVito Stand Up For New Jersey Pigs

Edie Falco And Danny DeVito Stand Up For New Jersey Pigs Oct 27, 2014

Edie Falco, Danny DeVito, Martha Stewart, Bill Maher, Jon Bernthal, and Paul Wesley are united in publicly urging Gov. Chris Christie to ban the extreme confinement of breeding pigs in New Jersey. More
Celebrities To Gather At BLUE Ocean Film Festival And Conservation Summit

Celebrities To Gather At BLUE Ocean Film Festival And Conservation Summit Oct 24, 2014

The power of BLUE Ocean Film Festival and Conservation Summit to catalyze cultural change and to shift global consciousness has drawn an A-list of ocean stars from all walks of life. More
Martha Stewart And Bill Maher Stand Up For New Jersey's Pigs

Martha Stewart And Bill Maher Stand Up For New Jersey's Pigs Oct 24, 2014

Martha Stewart is the latest celebrity to stand up for New Jersey’s pigs. More
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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Los Angeles Mission Honors Antonio Villaraigosa And David Dreier

Los Angeles Mission Honors Antonio Villaraigosa And David Dreier Oct 24, 2014

Stepping up to serve the community is why two political leaders chose to go above and beyond to touch the lives of desperate people in downtown L.A. This is also the reason that these two men were honored by the Los Angeles Mission in its third annual Legacy of Vision Gala at the Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills. More
Chris Noth To Host National Alliance On Mental Health NYC Gala

Chris Noth To Host National Alliance On Mental Health NYC Gala Oct 24, 2014

The National Alliance on Mental Illness-NYC Metro (NAMI-NYC Metro) announced today that two time Golden Globe-nominated actor Chris Noth will host their annual “Seeds of Hope” gala in New York City on November 6. More
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
Robin Roberts Joins Diane Keaton At 2014 Pennsylvania Conference For Women

Robin Roberts Joins Diane Keaton At 2014 Pennsylvania Conference For Women Oct 23, 2014

“If you wait for fear to subside, you’re going to be on the sidelines for a very long time,” Robin Roberts, co-anchor of ABC’s “Good Morning America” told a sold-out audience of 8,000 at the 11th annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women. “It’s important to fight the battle in front of you.” More