17th Annual Comedy For A Cure Scheduled For April 8

17th Annual Comedy For A Cure Scheduled For April 8 Apr 5, 2018

On Sunday, April 8, 2018, the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance (TS Alliance) will present its 17th Annual Comedy for a Cure, which raises funds to support research into a rare disease called tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC). More
Race To Erase MS Announces 25th Anniversary Gala

Race To Erase MS Announces 25th Anniversary Gala Mar 16, 2018

Race to Erase MS announced today that its historic 25th Anniversary Gala will take place on Friday, April 20 at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, and will be hosted by HQ Trivia’s Scott Rogowsky. More
Lily Tomlin Leaves Message on Every Texas A&M Phone: End Muscular Dystrophy Tests on Dogs

Lily Tomlin Leaves Message on Every Texas A&M Phone: End Muscular Dystrophy Tests on Dogs Feb 28, 2018

More than 5,000 staff members of Texas A&M University (TAMU) picked up the phone this week to hear an unexpected voice on the other end: Hollywood icon Lily Tomlin was on the line pleading for their support in urging TAMU President Michael Young to end the school’s muscular dystrophy (MD) experiments on dogs. More
Bill Maher Urges Texas A&M To End Cruel Experiments On Dogs

Bill Maher Urges Texas A&M To End Cruel Experiments On Dogs Jun 6, 2017

In a new video for PETA, the host of HBO’s Real Time, Bill Maher, unleashes some real talk to Texas A&M University, denouncing its muscular dystrophy (MD) experiments on golden retrievers and other dogs. More
Jane Lynch And Kate Flannery To Perform At 16th Annual Comedy For A Cure

Jane Lynch And Kate Flannery To Perform At 16th Annual Comedy For A Cure Mar 13, 2017

On Sunday, April 2, 2017, the Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance (TS Alliance) will present its 16th Annual Comedy for a Cure, which raises funds to support research into a rare disease called tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC). More
Stars Speak Up For Dogs In New Star-Studded PETA Video

Stars Speak Up For Dogs In New Star-Studded PETA Video Feb 10, 2017

Actors Tom Hardy, Casey Affleck, Priyanka Chopra, and Edie Falco are among the stars giving voice to local dogs in a new PETA video that encourages people to keep their animal companions indoors. More
Stars Celebrate GOOD+ Foundation 2016 Fatherhood Lunch

Stars Celebrate GOOD+ Foundation 2016 Fatherhood Lunch Oct 21, 2016

Jerry and Jessica Seinfeld hosted GOOD+ Foundation's 2016 Fatherhood Lunch this week at The Palm Restaurant in Tribeca, celebrating the continued expansion and success of the program which launched six years ago. More
Jerry Seinfeld Hosts GOOD+ Foundation LA Fatherhood Initiative Lunch

Jerry Seinfeld Hosts GOOD+ Foundation LA Fatherhood Initiative Lunch Apr 26, 2016

On Wednesday, April 20, Jerry Seinfeld hosted the GOOD+ Foundation's second annual Los Angeles Fatherhood Initiative Lunch at the Palm Restaurant in Beverly Hills. More
Look To The Stars Is Feeling Inspired

Look To The Stars Is Feeling Inspired Apr 15, 2016

At Look To The Stars, we strive to honor all of the great things people are doing, focusing on the positive contributions people are making in the world today, and understanding that no one is perfect. More
Humane Society To Honor Anjelica Houston With Humanitarian Award

Humane Society To Honor Anjelica Houston With Humanitarian Award Nov 2, 2015

The Humane Society of the United States presents To the Rescue! New York to benefit and celebrate the organization’s animal rescue efforts. More
Stars Appeal To US Fish And Wildlife Service Over Killing Of Cecil The Lion

Stars Appeal To US Fish And Wildlife Service Over Killing Of Cecil The Lion Aug 3, 2015

Appalled by the tragedy surrounding Cecil the lion, who was killed by an American trophy hunter in Zimbabwe, celebrities from around the world are urging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to finalize its proposed rule to protect African lions under the Endangered Species Act. More
Jerry Seinfeld Hosts Los Angeles Fatherhood Initiative Lunch

Jerry Seinfeld Hosts Los Angeles Fatherhood Initiative Lunch Mar 6, 2015

On Wednesday, March 4, Jerry Seinfeld hosted Baby Buggy's inaugural Los Angeles Fatherhood Initiative Lunch at Palm Restaurant in Beverly Hills. More
Sam Simon Named As Honorary Director Of PETA

Sam Simon Named As Honorary Director Of PETA Feb 6, 2015

Sam Simon — co-creator of The Simpsons and renowned philanthropist— has been named an honorary director of PETA. 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
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
Bill Maher To Headline PETA's Stand-Up For Animals

Bill Maher To Headline PETA's Stand-Up For Animals Jun 5, 2014

Some of Hollywood’s most outspoken comics are teaming up for a benefit for the most outspoken animal rights group, PETA. More
Big Stars Named As Best Friends Animal Society Ambassadors

Big Stars Named As Best Friends Animal Society Ambassadors May 1, 2014

What do an Oscar winning actress, a music multi-hyphenate, an NHL star, and a beloved hero dog have in common? They are among the twelve entertainers and public figures joining the ranks of Best Friends Animal Society's Celebrity Ambassadors program. More
Alan Carr Is A Little Fairy For Animals

Alan Carr Is A Little Fairy For Animals Apr 16, 2014

Wearing a pair of pink fairy wings and brandishing a star-shaped magic wand, Chatty Man host Alan Carr stars in a cheeky new PETA campaign that proclaims, “Be a Little Fairy for Animals!” More
Bill Maher Calls Students To Stop Cat Cruelty

Bill Maher Calls Students To Stop Cat Cruelty Oct 10, 2013

Everyone at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW) got a surprise phone call today from Real Time host Bill Maher on behalf of PETA: a voice message recorded by the comedian to stop the school’s cruel cat experiments. More
Stars Donate To Hillsides Foster Soles Auction

Stars Donate To Hillsides Foster Soles Auction May 31, 2013

Hillsides, a Los Angeles children’s charity, kicked off its fifth annual Foster Soles celebrity auction at Bar Celona restaurant in Pasadena on May 22. More
Comedians Come Together for Right to Laugh

Comedians Come Together for Right to Laugh May 22, 2013

The Alliance For Children’s Rights has announced the 4th annual RIGHT to LAUGH comedy event, set to take place on Thursday, May 30, 2013. More
Willie Nelson To Perform At Global Green Pre-Oscar Party

Willie Nelson To Perform At Global Green Pre-Oscar Party Feb 19, 2013

Willie Nelson will perform at tomorrow night’s Global Green Pre-Oscar Party at Avalon Hollywood. More
Celebrities Support California's Proposition 37

Celebrities Support California's Proposition 37 Oct 11, 2012

“You can’t handle the truth” about your food, insists Bill Maher in a humorous Public Service Announcement released this week to support California’s Proposition 37. Early voting began yesterday in California.
 
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Bruce Springsteen To Stand Up For Heroes

Bruce Springsteen To Stand Up For Heroes Sep 25, 2012

For the sixth consecutive year, the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) and the New York Comedy Festival (NYCF) are proud to present Stand Up for Heroes, an evening of comedy and music benefiting our injured service members, veterans and their families, taking place at the Beacon Theatre on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at 8 p.m. More
Star-Studded Auction To Benefit Russell Simmon's Art For Life

Star-Studded Auction To Benefit Russell Simmon's Art For Life Jul 25, 2012

This weekend, A-list artists and entertainers will once again descend on Russell Simmons' Hamptons estate for the 13th Annual Art for Life East Hampton Benefit to celebrate the creative energy of NYC youth and honor individuals in the community for their philanthropic work. More
Comedians Stand Up For Animals

Comedians Stand Up For Animals Jun 18, 2012

Last week, some of Hollywood’s most outspoken comics teamed up for a benefit for the most outspoken animal rights group, PETA. More
Stars Support Children's Rights At RIGHT to LAUGH Event

Stars Support Children's Rights At RIGHT to LAUGH Event Jun 1, 2012

The Alliance For Children's Rights, Los Angeles’ preeminent nonprofit dedicated to protecting the rights of at-risk children, is announcing the 3rd annual RIGHT to LAUGH comedy event. More
Bill Maher Speaks Out For Great Ape Protection

Bill Maher Speaks Out For Great Ape Protection Apr 30, 2012

Although unable to attend last week’s Senate hearing on the Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act, Bill Maher and Jenna Dewan-Tatum wrote letters to Congress to voice support for a bill that will trim millions of taxpayer’s dollars, help nearly 1000 chimpanzees retire to sanctuaries, and establish ethical standards for medical research in the US. More
Stars Honored By Humane Society At Genesis Awards

Stars Honored By Humane Society At Genesis Awards Mar 26, 2012

Rise of the Planet of the Apes triumphed, The Colbert Report’s satire hit the right comedic note, and Ellen DeGeneres outshone her talk show rivals to be among the 22 major wins at The Humane Society of the United States’ 26th Genesis Awards during the weekend. More
K9 Star Of The Artist To Hit The Red Carpet For Charity

K9 Star Of The Artist To Hit The Red Carpet For Charity Mar 16, 2012

He’s the toast of this year’s award season, now Uggie, the Jack Russell star of this year’s Academy Award-winning silent film The Artist, will walk the red carpet and serve as a presenter at the only major award show where animals take center stage – The Humane Society of the United States’ 26th Genesis Awards. More