Elton Will Donate Libel Damages To Charity

Elton Will Donate Libel Damages To Charity May 25, 2006

A London High Court libel judgement against The Daily Mail will require the British newspaper to compensate Sir Elton John to the tune of £100,000 ($188,000) for a defamatory article it printed about the star. More
Robbie Lines Up Maradona For Soccer Aid Match

Robbie Lines Up Maradona For Soccer Aid Match May 24, 2006

Retired superstar footballer Diego Maradona is set to join Robbie Williams in the Soccer Aid celebrity football match to beneft UNICEF. More
Beckham Party Raises £2m

Beckham Party Raises £2m May 24, 2006

Media darlings Victoria and David Beckham invited their celebrity friends and acquaintances to a ‘Full Length and Fabulous’ charity party last weekend, and raised £2m for UNICEF in the process. More
Forbes' "Most Generous Celebrities" List

Forbes' "Most Generous Celebrities" List May 19, 2006

Forbes Magazine has published a list of “Generous Celebrities”, highlighting the incredible generosity of some of the world’s most public faces. More
Lopez Auctions Clothing for Children's Hospital

Lopez Auctions Clothing for Children's Hospital May 17, 2006

The Children's Hospital Los Angeles is set to benefit from an upcoming online auction of clothing owned and worn by Jennifer Lopez. More
Bono Launches Charitable Mobile Phone

Bono Launches Charitable Mobile Phone May 16, 2006

Bono’s AIDS charity (RED) is set to benefit from an arrangement the singer has made in conjunction with Motorola and the UK’s Carphone Warehouse. More
Top Writers Read for Charity

Top Writers Read for Charity May 11, 2006

“Harry Potter” author JK Rowling is set to join celebrated authors Stephen King and John Irving at a charity reading in New York this August. More
Multiple Sclerosis Society Gets Rowling Donation

Multiple Sclerosis Society Gets Rowling Donation Apr 26, 2006

Britain’s Multiple Sclerosis Society, of which JK Rowling is a patron, received a “significant” donation from the author of the best-selling “Harry Potter” book series. More
Dennis Quaid Charity Weekend Aims to Raise $500,000

Dennis Quaid Charity Weekend Aims to Raise $500,000 Apr 20, 2006

Over 30 celebrities are expected to attend the Dennis Quaid 2006 Charity Weekend from 4th-7th of May in Austin, Texas, where the actor lives. More
Charity Pockets Elton's Clothes Sale Proceeds

Charity Pockets Elton's Clothes Sale Proceeds Apr 18, 2006

The five-day sale of 10,000 pieces of designer clothing owned by Sir Elton John and partner David Furnish concluded successfully on Friday. More
Elton's Closet Opens in New York

Elton's Closet Opens in New York Apr 11, 2006

Sir Elton John has donated nearly 10,000 items of his own clothing and accessories to raise money for his charity, the Elton John AIDS Foundation. The event, called Elton’s Closet, is being held on the Concourse Level of Rockefeller Center in Manhattan from April 11-15. More
Glenn Tipton's Guitar On Auction

Glenn Tipton's Guitar On Auction Mar 10, 2006

Glenn Tipton of Judas Priest has put his trusty Gibson guitar up for auction on eBay. The guitar is autographed and comes with a presentation case and a certificate of authenticity. More
Photo Auction For Third World Relief

Photo Auction For Third World Relief Mar 7, 2006

Avril Lavigne, Céline Dion and Alanis Morissette are among Canadian musicians taking part in the Art Gives Hope: A Decade of Music Portraits exhibit in Toronto. More
Football Match For UNICEF

Football Match For UNICEF Mar 6, 2006

Robbie Williams is set to lead the British football team in this summer’s charity tournament, Soccer Aid. More
Stars' Doodles Auctioned

Stars' Doodles Auctioned Mar 4, 2006

Emma Thompson, Claudia Schiffer and Sir Roger Moore are among the list of celebrities who have taken part in the UK’s National Doodle Day. The fun drawings are up for auction on eBay, raising money for Epilepsy Action and the Neurofibromatosis Association. More
Charging For Charity

Charging For Charity Mar 2, 2006

Bono and Elle Macpherson are the faces behind the (RED) American Express Card, which Bono was proud to launch yesterday. More
Couric Cuts Curry

Couric Cuts Curry Mar 2, 2006

Katie Couric trimmed off 10 inches of Ann Curry’s hair for Locks Of Love on the “Today Show”. More
Instrumental Giving

Instrumental Giving Mar 2, 2006

Elton John is putting his famous red piano up for auction, with 100% of the proceeds going to the Elton John AIDS Foundation. More
Elizabeth Taylor's Birthday Gift

Elizabeth Taylor's Birthday Gift Feb 28, 2006

For her birthday, Dame Elizabeth Taylor is donating an AIDS medical unit to the people of New Orleans. More
Surviving Bee Gees Reunite

Surviving Bee Gees Reunite Feb 20, 2006

Barry and Robin Gibb reunited for their first performance since the death of their brother, Maurice, three years ago. The two surviving members of the Bee Gees sang at a charity concert in Miami to raise money for the Diabetes Research Institute. The brothers performed dozens of Bee Gees hits such as “Stayin’ Alive” and “How Deep is Your Love”, and sang “Don’t Forget to Remember” as a tribute to Maurice, who died in January 2003 after emergency surgery for an intestinal blockage. More
William Shatner Reads For Charity

William Shatner Reads For Charity Feb 20, 2006

On February 23rd, William Shatner will read a fairy tale at Once Upon A Chair, the annual fund raiser for the Canadian Intensive Care Foundation Of Calgary. More
Hollywood's Humanitarians At Cinema For Peace

Hollywood's Humanitarians At Cinema For Peace Feb 18, 2006

Celebrities are offering support for a variety of humanitarian causes at Cinema For Peace in Berlin this week. More
Arts And Entertainment For Hospitalized Children

Arts And Entertainment For Hospitalized Children Feb 18, 2006

Lollipop Theater Network and Discovery Arts have teamed up to offer hospitalized children around California creative days filled with art projects and a film. More
San Diego School Surprise

San Diego School Surprise Feb 17, 2006

Students at San Diego High School were thrilled at the unexpected arrival of Oprah, Bill Gates, and Gates’ wife Melinda. The visitors were there to film a future segment of “The Oprah Winfrey Show” about an $11 million donation in 2003 from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. More
Free Screenings For Sick Children

Free Screenings For Sick Children Feb 17, 2006

The Yorkhill Children's Foundation is raising funds for the UK’s second Medicinema, to be built in the Yorkhill Hospital in Glasgow. The charity needs to raise 300,000GBP, and though they are have already raised a large proportion of the money, they need a bit more help to reach their goal. More
Jackie Chan Joins Fight Against AIDS

Jackie Chan Joins Fight Against AIDS Feb 15, 2006

Jackie Chan and UNICEF have produced a series of commercials to help children living with HIV and AIDS. The 30-second ads are aimed at educating the public about the disease. More
2006 Teenage Cancer Trust Performances

2006 Teenage Cancer Trust Performances Feb 14, 2006

The Cure and Ricky Gervais will be performing for the annual Teenage Cancer Trust series. A full list of the performances, held in London from March 27th-April 1st, can be found at the Teenage Cancer Trust website. More
Tom Cruise Donates to Jackie Chan's Foundation

Tom Cruise Donates to Jackie Chan's Foundation Feb 11, 2006

In January, Tom Cruise donated $20,000 to the Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation. The money will be used for 10 scholarships to the Hong Kong Academy for Performing arts. More