Hand in Hand: A Benefit For Hurricane Relief Raises More Than $55 Million

Hand in Hand: A Benefit For Hurricane Relief Raises More Than $55 Million Sep 21, 2017

Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief has announced that more than $55,000,000 was raised from the one-hour telethon special, which aired on Tuesday, September 12. The much needed funds will go to aid people affected by both Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. More
More Stars Added To Hand In Hand Hurricane Relief Telethon

More Stars Added To Hand In Hand Hurricane Relief Telethon Sep 11, 2017

Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief has announced additional celebrity participants, corporate partners and plans for expanded relief efforts to include those who may be affected by Hurricane Irma in addition to those affected by Hurricane Harvey. More
Stars Sign Up For Hand In Hand: A Benefit For Hurricane Harvey Relief Telethon

Stars Sign Up For Hand In Hand: A Benefit For Hurricane Harvey Relief Telethon Sep 5, 2017

Houston native rapper Bun B has teamed up with SB Projects founder Scooter Braun to present Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief telethon to aid those affected by Hurricane Harvey. More
Clooney Foundation For Justice Donates $1 Million After Violence In Charlottesville

Clooney Foundation For Justice Donates $1 Million After Violence In Charlottesville Aug 22, 2017

In the wake of the deadly violence at a white nationalist gathering in Charlottesville, Virginia, the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) is partnering with the Clooney Foundation for Justice to increase the capacity of the SPLC to combat hate groups in the United States. More
Clooney Foundation For Justice Partners And UNICEF To Open Seven Public Schools To Syrian Refugee Children In Lebanon

Clooney Foundation For Justice Partners And UNICEF To Open Seven Public Schools To Syrian Refugee Children In Lebanon Aug 1, 2017

The Clooney Foundation for Justice has announced a $2.25 million partnership, which includes a generous donation from Google.org, and a $1 million technology grant from HP, to support formal education for Syrian refugees in Lebanon. More
Celebrities Join Group Of Humanitarian Organizations To Fight Famine

Celebrities Join Group Of Humanitarian Organizations To Fight Famine Jul 21, 2017

For the first time, eight of the leading U.S.-based international relief organizations have joined forces to urge the American public to donate to the new Hunger Relief Fund in response to looming famines and persistent hunger threatening millions of people in South Sudan, Nigeria, Yemen, Somalia and neighboring countries. More
Winner Of $1.1 Million Aurora Prize For Awakening Humanity Announced

Winner Of $1.1 Million Aurora Prize For Awakening Humanity Announced May 30, 2017

The $1.1 Million Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity was awarded this week to Dr. Tom Catena, a Catholic missionary from Amsterdam, New York who has saved thousands of lives as the sole doctor permanently based in Sudan’s war-ravaged Nuba Mountains. More
Rita Ora Performs At Star-Studded amfAR Gala Cannes

Rita Ora Performs At Star-Studded amfAR Gala Cannes May 29, 2017

The 24th annual amfAR Gala Cannes raised more than $20 million last week in support of amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, and its pursuit of a cure for HIV/AIDS. More
amfAR Announces Star-Studded 2017 Gala Cannes Event

amfAR Announces Star-Studded 2017 Gala Cannes Event May 17, 2017

The amfAR Gala Cannes event will take place later this month. More
Finalists For Aurora Prize For Awakening Humanity Announced

Finalists For Aurora Prize For Awakening Humanity Announced Apr 28, 2017

The Selection Committee for the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity has announced the names of the five 2017 finalists who have been chosen for their exceptional impact, courage and commitment to preserving human life and advancing humanitarian causes. More
George Clooney Speaks Out On Famine In South Sudan

George Clooney Speaks Out On Famine In South Sudan Mar 17, 2017

George Clooney is speaking out about the famine in South Sudan, calling it a “government-made” crisis. More
Stars Attend 2017 MPTF Night Before Party

Stars Attend 2017 MPTF Night Before Party Feb 28, 2017

A star-studded host committee, Academy Awards nominees and presenters, along with some of the most powerful industry influencers came together on February 25th, 2017 for the 15th annual ‘Night Before’ party to benefit MPTF. More
George Clooney Hosts Star-Studded MPTF 95th Anniversary Celebration

George Clooney Hosts Star-Studded MPTF 95th Anniversary Celebration Oct 3, 2016

During the weekend, George Clooney hosted MPTF's (Motion Picture & Television Fund) “Hollywood’s Night Under The Stars,” an evening of musical performances and special presentations celebrating their 95th year of helping those who entertain us. More
George Clooney And Don Cheadle Help Release Groundbreaking Report On War Profiteering In South Sudan

George Clooney And Don Cheadle Help Release Groundbreaking Report On War Profiteering In South Sudan Sep 12, 2016

Today, The Sentry, an investigative initiative co-founded by George Clooney and John Prendergast, presented a new, groundbreaking report War Crimes Shouldn’t Pay: Stopping the looting and destruction in South Sudan." More
George Clooney And Don Cheadle To Help Present Results Of Investigation Into War Profiteers

George Clooney And Don Cheadle To Help Present Results Of Investigation Into War Profiteers Sep 7, 2016

On Monday, September 12, The Sentry, an investigative initiative co-founded by John Prendergast and George Clooney, will present the findings of a groundbreaking two-year investigation into the networks of South Sudan’s senior officials and their international facilitators, whose violent competition over corruption opportunities has turned their country into one of world’s deadliest war zones. More
George Clooney To Host MPTF's 95th Anniversary Celebration

George Clooney To Host MPTF's 95th Anniversary Celebration Aug 26, 2016

MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund) announced today that George Clooney will host “Hollywood’s Night Under The Stars,” an evening of musical performances and special presentations celebrating their 95th year of helping those who entertain us. More
George Clooney And Elie Wiesel Open Nominations For $1 Million Global Humanitarian Award

George Clooney And Elie Wiesel Open Nominations For $1 Million Global Humanitarian Award Jun 2, 2016

Nominations open yesterday for the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity, an annual international humanitarian award. More
Sidney Poitier To Be Honored At Carousel Of Hope Ball

Sidney Poitier To Be Honored At Carousel Of Hope Ball May 12, 2016

Event chair and host Barbara Davis has announced that Sir Sidney Poitier will be honored with the “Inspirational Lifetime Achievement Award” at the 2016 Carousel of Hope Ball on Saturday, October 8. More
Stars Confirmed For Cinema Against AIDS

Stars Confirmed For Cinema Against AIDS May 6, 2016

amfAR Global Campaign Chair Sharon Stone, Kevin Spacey, Milla Jovovich, Adrien Brody, Heidi Klum, Carine Roitfeld, Harvey Weinstein, amfAR Global Fundraising Chairman Milutin Gatsby, and amfAR Chairman of the Board Kenneth Cole will be among the chairs of the 23rd edition of amfAR’s world-renowned Cinema Against AIDS event, to be held on May 19, 2016, during the Cannes Film Festival. More
George And Amal Clooney Share Stories With Syrian Refugees

George And Amal Clooney Share Stories With Syrian Refugees Mar 15, 2016

Ahead of today’s fifth anniversary of the Syria conflict, the International Rescue Committee organized a meeting between George and Amal Clooney and three Syrian refugee families living in Berlin. More
Stars Attend 14th Annual Night Before Fundraiser in Support of MPTF

Stars Attend 14th Annual Night Before Fundraiser in Support of MPTF Mar 1, 2016

A star-studded host committee, Academy Awards nominees and presenters, along with some of the most powerful industry influencers came together on February 27th, 2016 for the 14th annual ‘Night Before’ party to benefit MPTF. More
American Humane Association Gives High Marks To Hail, Caesar!

American Humane Association Gives High Marks To Hail, Caesar! Feb 5, 2016

Few things excite moviegoers more than a new film written and directed by the Coen brothers, and the latest comedy from the award-winning duo is sure to excite any animal lover as well. More
Scarlett Johansson Sings (SHOPATHON)RED Jingle

Scarlett Johansson Sings (SHOPATHON)RED Jingle Dec 7, 2015

Bono's (SHOPATHON)RED, which launched December 1, World AIDS Day, has a fun new jingle attached to it performed by Scarlett Johansson as Barry Manilow's muse. More
George Clooney Visits Charity Cafe In Scotland

George Clooney Visits Charity Cafe In Scotland Nov 12, 2015

George Clooney visited a cafe in Scotland today that gives 100% of it’s profits to charity. More
George Clooney Launches Project To Watch Who Profits From Africa's Conflicts

George Clooney Launches Project To Watch Who Profits From Africa's Conflicts Jul 21, 2015

The Enough Project has announced the launch of THE SENTRY, a new investigative initiative that seeks to dismantle the networks of perpetrators, facilitators, and enablers who fund and profit from Africa’s deadliest conflicts. More
Stars On Display To Save The Arctic

Stars On Display To Save The Arctic Jul 15, 2015

60 high profile celebrities have joined the campaign to Save the Arctic with Greenpeace. More
George Clooney And Elie Wiesel Launch New $1 Million Global Humanitarian Award

George Clooney And Elie Wiesel Launch New $1 Million Global Humanitarian Award Jul 9, 2015

Nominations are open for the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity, a new annual international humanitarian award to be given to a person or a group of people who put themselves at risk to enable others to survive. More
Cinema Against AIDS Raises Over $30 Million

Cinema Against AIDS Raises Over $30 Million May 25, 2015

The 22nd annual Cinema Against AIDS gala raised more than $30 million last week in support of amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, and its pursuit of a cure for HIV/AIDS. More
amfAR To Host Annual Cinema Against AIDS Event During Cannes Film Festival

amfAR To Host Annual Cinema Against AIDS Event During Cannes Film Festival May 6, 2015

amfAR's annual Cinema Against AIDS event will be held during the Cannes Film Festival later this month. More
George Clooney Uses Satellite Sentinel Project To Catch Poachers

George Clooney Uses Satellite Sentinel Project To Catch Poachers Apr 10, 2015

Although actor and activist George Clooney co-founded the Satellite Sentinel Project (SSP) as a way to systematically monitor threats to human security over Sudan and South Sudan, it is now also being used, in cooperation with ENOUGH Project and DigitalGlobe, to keep watch over elephants in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. More