Yoko Ono Supports Imagine There's No Hunger Campaign

Yoko Ono Supports Imagine There's No Hunger Campaign Nov 16, 2012

In his iconic song “IMAGINE,” John Lennon asked us all to picture a world free from hunger – a message that lives on today through the global IMAGINE THERE’S NO HUNGER campaign. More
Clive Davis To Attend Songs Of Hope VIII Event

Clive Davis To Attend Songs Of Hope VIII Event Oct 16, 2012

Clive Davis, Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, Jimmy Jam, Trevor Rabin (composer and vocalist of Grammy Award-winning group Yes) and music and entertainment industry giants committed to fighting cancer, HIV/AIDS, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases will take part in Songs of Hope VIII, a special event and silent auction that supports lifesaving research at City of Hope. More
WhyHunger Celebrates Successful Hungerthon

WhyHunger Celebrates Successful Hungerthon Dec 15, 2011

2011 marks a banner year for WhyHunger with the most successful Hungerthon in the annual event’s 26-year history! Aided by its partners at SiriusXM, CBS Radio (including NYC’s WFAN 660 and WCBS 880), and charitybuzz, WhyHunger raised a record $764,000 for the fight against hunger and poverty, via its online auction and two-day radiothon. More
Yoko Ono's Globe Of Goodwill Project Benefits Children With Disabilities

Yoko Ono's Globe Of Goodwill Project Benefits Children With Disabilities Dec 8, 2011

Icelandic charity The Benefit Society of Children With Disabilities has launched its ninth Globe of Goodwill project – this time spearheaded by Yoko Ono, and titled “Draw Your Own Map.” The project sells hand blown glass ornaments decorated by Ono and celebrated Icelandic artists. More
Songs For Japan Raises $10 Million For Earthquake Victims

Songs For Japan Raises $10 Million For Earthquake Victims Nov 9, 2011

Songs For Japan, the unique, star-studded album collection created to help raise money for victims of Japan’s 2011 earthquake and tsunami disasters, continues to benefit the survivors through Japanese Red Cross Society. More
Imagine There's No Hunger With Yoko Ono

Imagine There's No Hunger With Yoko Ono Nov 3, 2011

On November 1st, Yoko Ono Lennon, Hard Rock International and WhyHunger invited the world to join them as they launched Imagine There’s No Hunger, a global campaign to raise awareness and funding for the fight against childhood hunger and poverty. More
Charity To Benefit From John Lennon Celebrity Tribute Album

Charity To Benefit From John Lennon Celebrity Tribute Album Oct 27, 2011

Theatre Within has announced the November 15th release of a live album chronicling the sold out, star-studded 30th Annual John Lennon Tribute, Live from the Beacon Theatre NYC. More
John Lennon Educational Bus Visits Black Eyed Peas Concert

John Lennon Educational Bus Visits Black Eyed Peas Concert Oct 10, 2011

The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus pulled up to the Black Eyed Peas' Concert 4 NYC at Central Park’s Great Lawn on Friday, September 30th to work with students from the Black Eyed Peas' Peapod Foundation. More
Forty Years Ago Today - George Harrison's Concert For Bangladesh

Forty Years Ago Today - George Harrison's Concert For Bangladesh Aug 1, 2011

Forty years ago today, George Harrison took to the stage with a host of his celebrity friends for what is regarded as the first large scale multi-artist benefit concert – The Concert For Bangladesh. Look To The Stars Feature Editor Tim Saunders looks back at the climatic and political events that led up to the concert, and the on-going effects the show has had on celebrity charity events. More
Stars Donate Items To Celebrity Charity Auction To Help Joplin

Stars Donate Items To Celebrity Charity Auction To Help Joplin Jun 16, 2011

A number of stars – including Johnny Depp, Yoko Ono, Patricia Arquette, Bono, Jeff Probst, Justin Timberlake, Eminem and Jack Johnson – have donated items to a great auction raising money for the people of Joplin, the Missouri town where an estimated 30% of the buildings were destroyed and over 150 people were killed by a tornado on May 22. More
EMI Artists Band Together For Japan

EMI Artists Band Together For Japan Apr 6, 2011

Artists and songwriters from one of the biggest music companies in the world, EMI, have united for an incredible worldwide celebrity charity auction of personal items and memorabilia to raise funds to help the Red Cross support people affected by last month’s earthquake and tsunami in Japan. More
Songs For Japan: Stars Donate Tracks To Charity Album

Songs For Japan: Stars Donate Tracks To Charity Album Mar 27, 2011

In what stands as a major global music relief effort to benefit those affected by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, over 30 of the biggest names in contemporary music have joined together for the worldwide release of “Songs for Japan,” an unprecedented compilation of 38 chart-topping hits and classic tracks. More
Petra Nemcova, Yoko Ono And Boyz II Men Lend Celebrity Charity Support To Japan

Petra Nemcova, Yoko Ono And Boyz II Men Lend Celebrity Charity Support To Japan Mar 14, 2011

Petra Nemcova, Yoko Ono and Boyz II Men are urging fans around the world to donate to victims of the devastating tsunami that has killed an estimated 10,000 people in Japan. More
Mia Farrow's Tribute To Charity And John Lennon

Mia Farrow's Tribute To Charity And John Lennon Dec 29, 2010

Mia Farrow is an acclaimed actress and humanitarian activist who, for the past 10 years, has served as a Goodwill Ambassador to UNICEF. She has travelled extensively to places such as Darfur in Sudan, Chad and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where she has met with the victims of conflict and worked to bring greater international attention to humanitarian crises. More
Cyndi Lauper And Friends Celebrate John Lennon At Celebrity Charity Concert

Cyndi Lauper And Friends Celebrate John Lennon At Celebrity Charity Concert Nov 15, 2010

Driven by the fundamental belief that peace and change are possible through the universal language of music, the Playing For Change Foundation together with the support of Theatre Within have announced their plans to launch the POWER TO THE PEOPLE campaign. More
Ozzy Osbourne's Charity Birthday Song For John Lennon

Ozzy Osbourne's Charity Birthday Song For John Lennon Oct 8, 2010

Ozzy Osbourne has celebrated John Lennon's 70th birthday early by releasing a version of the former Beatle’s song “How?” for charity. More
Yoko Ono Donates Glasses To Celebrity Charity Auction

Yoko Ono Donates Glasses To Celebrity Charity Auction Oct 6, 2010

Yoko Ono is just one of a number of A list stars who have donated something from their personal wardrobe to raise funds for Alder Hey Imagine Appeal. More
John Lennon's 70th To Be Celebrated With Charity Concert

John Lennon's 70th To Be Celebrated With Charity Concert Sep 16, 2010

John Lennon's 70th birthday will be celebrated with a massive charity concert in New York. More
LTTS Exclusive: Blurred Vision Talks Charity, Pink Floyd And Peace In Iran

LTTS Exclusive: Blurred Vision Talks Charity, Pink Floyd And Peace In Iran Aug 9, 2010

Following the footsteps of other artists who’ve used music to influence change, Toronto-based band Blurred Vision has effectively harnessed the power of the Internet to start an on-line revolution promoting peace and change for the people of Iran via their version of the iconic Pink Floyd song, ‘Another Brick in the Wall’. And it seems to be working. More
Top Stars Donate Songs For Tsunami Relief Album

Top Stars Donate Songs For Tsunami Relief Album Jun 23, 2010

The tsunami? Wasn’t that fixed years ago? Not so, says Los Angeles-based non-profit Aid Still Required (ASR), citing tens of thousands who are still looking to restore their lives in Southeast Asia following the disaster. More
Yoko Ono Named As Autism Charity Ambassador

Yoko Ono Named As Autism Charity Ambassador Apr 6, 2010

Yoko Ono became Autism Speaks' first global ambassador last week. More
Stars Come Out For Charity Cocktail Party

Stars Come Out For Charity Cocktail Party Mar 8, 2010

Celebrities flocked to the March 6 ‘Montblanc Charity Cocktail’ event hosted by Harvey and Bob Weinstein in West Hollywood to benefit UNICEF. More
Hard Rock Serves Up John Lennon For Charity

Hard Rock Serves Up John Lennon For Charity Nov 11, 2009

Last week, Look To The Stars brought you the news that Yoko Ono had donated John Lennon’s Give Peace A Chance to charity. Now we can reveal that she has also donated another of the singer’s songs to another charity campaign. More
Yoko Ono Gives Song To United Nations Peacebuilding Fund

Yoko Ono Gives Song To United Nations Peacebuilding Fund Nov 5, 2009

To celebrate the unifying spirit and 40th anniversary of the Plastic Ono Band’s universal anthem, “Give Peace a Chance,” Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon and Julian Lennon have partnered with EMI Music and Sony/ATV Music Publishing to donate net proceeds from the sale of a commemorative 40th Anniversary digital single to the United Nations Peacebuilding Fund (PBF). More
Yoko Ono Donates iPod To Charity Auction On John Lennon's Birthday

Yoko Ono Donates iPod To Charity Auction On John Lennon's Birthday Oct 6, 2009

Yoko Ono has given her support to a small Liverpool charity that is planning a fundraising initiative at a Beatles landmark to celebrate John Lennon's birthday on Friday. More
World March For Peace Starts In New Zealand

World March For Peace Starts In New Zealand Oct 2, 2009

The World March for Peace and Non-Violence kicked off in Wellington, New Zealand, today, beginning a trek that will visit 90 countries on 6 continents, ending in Argentina on January 2 of next year. More
Beatlemania Returns For Charity

Beatlemania Returns For Charity Sep 10, 2009

Beatlemania has hit the headlines once again this week, with the release of the Fab Four’s remastered CD collection, their Rock Band video game, and a popular British presenter’s efforts to re-record their hits for charity. More
John And Yoko's Bed-In Recreated For Peace

John And Yoko's Bed-In Recreated For Peace Aug 10, 2009

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of Yoko Ono and John Lennon's Bed-In, the organizing committee of the World March for Peace and Nonviolence will be holding a “Bed-In for Peace and Nonviolence” at the Cherry Hill Fountain Terrace in Central Park on August 16th from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m, where they will pay tribute to John Lennon, and Yoko Ono, and the timeless cause of peace. Cherry Hill Fountain Terrace is located adjacent to Strawberry Field inside the park. More
Yoko Ono Supports Peace Initiative

Yoko Ono Supports Peace Initiative Jul 29, 2009

Yoko Ono is supporting the 40th anniversary celebrations of her famous Bed-In for Peace by encouraging a new public show of solidarity calling for nuclear disarmament and an end to war as a means of solving conflicts. More
John Stamos To Rock n' Roll For Charity

John Stamos To Rock n' Roll For Charity Jun 10, 2009

Actor John Stamos will make an appearance at a special night of Rock n’ Roll benefiting Project Cuddle tonight, June 10. More