Celebrate Red Nose Day Tonight

Celebrate Red Nose Day Tonight May 26, 2016

Tonight in the U.S., Julia Roberts, Will Ferrell, Elton John and over 65 stars are coming together to have fun, raise money and change lives on “The Red Nose Day Special,” airing May 26th on NBC. More
Bill And Melinda Gates Reveal Which Superpowers They Want

Bill And Melinda Gates Reveal Which Superpowers They Want Mar 1, 2016

Bill and Melinda Gates have released their annual letter, this year answering the question “If you could have one superpower, what would it be?” More
Read Leonardo DiCaprio's Speech On Climate Change From Davos

Read Leonardo DiCaprio's Speech On Climate Change From Davos Feb 3, 2016

In January, Leonardo DiCaprio attended the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland to receive the prestigious Crystal Award. More
Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation To Match (RED) Donations To Global Fund

Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation To Match (RED) Donations To Global Fund Feb 1, 2016

At the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland last week, (RED) – the AIDS organization founded by Bono and Bobby Shriver – marked ten years since its 2006 inception at the same location. More
Bill Gates Helps Launch Middle East Thought Leadership Programme

Bill Gates Helps Launch Middle East Thought Leadership Programme Dec 21, 2015

The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation have launched a global thought leadership platform to help frame and stimulate regional and global debate on vital development issues shaping the Middle East. More
The World’s Most Generous Donators

The World’s Most Generous Donators Oct 22, 2015

Ranked according to their total donations to date, Business Insider has compiled a list of the 20 most generous people in the world. More
Kristen Bell Named Celebrity Ambassador For Polio Eradication

Kristen Bell Named Celebrity Ambassador For Polio Eradication Oct 9, 2015

Kristen Bell is the newest face to join Rotary’s ‘This Close’ public awareness campaign for polio eradication. More
UN And Gates Foundation Present Vision To Eradicate Malaria By 2040

UN And Gates Foundation Present Vision To Eradicate Malaria By 2040 Sep 29, 2015

A new report released by the United Nations and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation presents a vision to eradicate malaria by 2040 that involves new strategies, tools and financing and urges world leaders to expand their commitments to fight a disease that still kills about one child every minute. More
LTTS Attends Launch Of UN Global Strategy For Women's, Children's And Adolescent's Health

LTTS Attends Launch Of UN Global Strategy For Women's, Children's And Adolescent's Health Sep 28, 2015

LookToTheStars.org’s CMO Edward Martin attended the launch of the United Nations Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescent’s Health in NYC last week and filed this report. More
More Big Names Join Global Citizen Festival

More Big Names Join Global Citizen Festival Sep 22, 2015

Over a dozen world leaders and prominent activists have announced their on-stage participation in the 2015 Global Citizen Festival. More
Stephen Hawking Hosts First Ever reddit AMA

Stephen Hawking Hosts First Ever reddit AMA Jul 28, 2015

While advances in artificial intelligence are poised to solve some of humankind’s most difficult problems, iconic theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking cautions that the technology could spell the end of the human race if left unchecked. More
Bill Gates To Invest $2 Billion In Renewables

Bill Gates To Invest $2 Billion In Renewables Jul 13, 2015

Philanthropist Bill Gates says he’s already invested about one billion dollars in various innovative companies combating climate change, and he plans on investing another two billion over the next five years. More
One Direction Launches Action/1D Manifesto

One Direction Launches Action/1D Manifesto Jul 8, 2015

One Direction has today launched the action/1D manifesto for the future asking their fanbase of millions to describe the kind of world they want to live in by sharing powerful and emotive pieces of creative content, including film and photos using the #action1D hashtag on their social media channels. More
Bill Gates Praises Prince Alwaleed For Pledging His Wealth to Philanthropy

Bill Gates Praises Prince Alwaleed For Pledging His Wealth to Philanthropy Jul 2, 2015

HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Alwaleed Philanthropies, today announced his intention to donate all of his wealth to philanthropy over the coming years to help build a “better world of tolerance, acceptance, equality and opportunity for all.” More
Warren Buffett's Secret Millionaires Club Announces Grand Prize Winners

Warren Buffett's Secret Millionaires Club Announces Grand Prize Winners May 28, 2015

Genius Brands International proudly announce the winners of the 4th annual Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaires Club “Grow Your Own Business Challenge” sponsored by the Fairholme Foundation. More
Bill And Melinda Gates Honored With Spirit Of Helen Keller Award

Bill And Melinda Gates Honored With Spirit Of Helen Keller Award May 22, 2015

Helen Keller International (HKI), a leading global nonprofit organization dedicated to fighting the causes and consequences of preventable blindness and malnutrition, continued its year-long Centennial Celebration with the 2015 Spirit of Helen Keller Gala on Monday, May 18, 2015. More
Bill And Melinda Gates To Be Honored By Helen Keller International

Bill And Melinda Gates To Be Honored By Helen Keller International May 12, 2015

Helen Keller International, a leading global nonprofit dedicated to fighting the causes and consequences of preventable blindness and malnutrition, will celebrate its Centennial Anniversary with the 2015 Spirit of Helen Keller Gala. More
Bill Gates Says We’re Not Ready For The Next Epidemic

Bill Gates Says We’re Not Ready For The Next Epidemic Apr 22, 2015

According to philanthropist Bill Gates, the greatest risk of global catastrophe today is an outbreak. More
Global Citizen Launches Unlock Your Power Campaign

Global Citizen Launches Unlock Your Power Campaign Apr 20, 2015

Global Citizen has announced the launch of “Unlock Your Power,” a new campaign to create the largest, most effective platform in the world for people to share, communicate and take action on issues affecting the world’s poorest. More
Bill Gates Shares His 2015 Annual Letter

Bill Gates Shares His 2015 Annual Letter Jan 23, 2015

Earlier this week, Bill and Melinda Gates share their 2015 Annual Letter. More
Stars Back Massive Action2015 Campaign

Stars Back Massive Action2015 Campaign Jan 19, 2015

A number of stars are backing Action2015, a huge campaign launched to make 2015 a huge breakthrough moment for people and planet. More
Bill Gates: We Can Eradicate Malaria Within a Generation

Bill Gates: We Can Eradicate Malaria Within a Generation Nov 3, 2014

In his latest blog entry, Bill Gates lays out the roadmap for eliminating the threat of malaria globally, and suggests the goal is in sight. More
ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Raises Over $100 Million

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Raises Over $100 Million Sep 2, 2014

ALS, a disease that causes progressive paralysis and then death within two to five years, did not used to be on the tip of everyone’s tongue. That all changed this summer when former Boston College Baseball captain Pete Frates, who has the disease, started the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. More
Eminent Figures Get Behind Effort To Free Nigerian Schoolgirls

Eminent Figures Get Behind Effort To Free Nigerian Schoolgirls May 8, 2014

A group of over 40 eminent individuals from around the world are today calling for a global effort to free the more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls who were kidnapped last month. More
Bill Gates Gives Advice On How To Help

Bill Gates Gives Advice On How To Help Feb 27, 2014

When Bill Gates was looking into what he could do in the world of philanthropy, he says he looked for problems to which governments weren’t already paying attention. That turned out, in the mid-90s, to be global health. More
Bill Gates Debunks Myths Surrounding Poverty

Bill Gates Debunks Myths Surrounding Poverty Jan 28, 2014

In philanthropist Bill Gates' 2014 annual letter for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, he debunks three myths that he sees are hindering progress towards ending world poverty. More
Bill Gates Looks at 2013's Successes

Bill Gates Looks at 2013's Successes Dec 31, 2013

Bill Gates has taken a look at the last year, and compiled an uplifting list to offer hope for humanity in 2014. More
Bill And Melinda Gates Select Four Charities For Giving Tuesday

Bill And Melinda Gates Select Four Charities For Giving Tuesday Nov 29, 2013

Bill and Melinda Gates are supporting Giving Tuesday, a national day of giving on Dec. 3. More
Celebrities Get Charitable: Big Names Making a Big Difference

Celebrities Get Charitable: Big Names Making a Big Difference Nov 21, 2013

The $10 billion donation Microsoft founder Bill Gates gave to his foundation in January 2010 to distribute vaccines to children across the globe was the largest single charitable gift ever, according to the UK Daily Mail. Celebrities continue to use their influence and assets to help those who need the help the most. As the holidays approach, here are three celebrities who remind us all that it’s better to give than receive. More
Warren Buffett's Secret Millionaires Club - Grow Your Own Business Challenge

Warren Buffett's Secret Millionaires Club - Grow Your Own Business Challenge Oct 29, 2013

The Fairholme Foundation has announced the launch of the third year of competition for the Warren Buffett Secret Millionaires Club “Grow Your Own Business Challenge.” More