Stars Honor Young Change-Makers Across Illinois With WE Celebrate: Class of 2020

Stars Honor Young Change-Makers Across Illinois With WE Celebrate: Class of 2020 May 28, 2020

Last week, the WE organization honored Illinois students during WE Celebrate: Class of 2020, a year-end celebration for thousands of students across the state to commemorate the positive local and global actions they’ve taken throughout the school year. More
Stars Take Part In Nautica Malibu Triathlon To Benefit Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Stars Take Part In Nautica Malibu Triathlon To Benefit Children's Hospital Los Angeles Sep 23, 2019

The Nautica Malibu Triathlon presented by Bank of America benefitting Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) held its 33rd annual event on September 14th and 15th, 2019 at Zuma Beach, Malibu, California raising a total of $1,352,603. More
Stars Celebrate Young People Doing Good at WE Day California

Stars Celebrate Young People Doing Good at WE Day California Apr 30, 2019

Last week, WE Day, the greatest celebration of social good, returned to the “Fabulous” Forum in celebration of over 16,000 students and educators committed to making a difference. More
Stars Announced For WE Day California 2019

Stars Announced For WE Day California 2019 Apr 15, 2019

Today, WE Day, the greatest celebration of social good, announces the dynamic lineup set to hit the stage at WE Day California, taking place at the “Fabulous” Forum on April 25, 2019. More
AARP The Magazine Celebrates 18th Annual Movies for Grownups

AARP The Magazine Celebrates 18th Annual Movies for Grownups Feb 14, 2019

AARP The Magazine’s 18th Annual Movies for Grownups Awards were held last week at the Beverly Wilshire, Beverly Hills, celebrating 2018’s standout films with unique appeal to movie lovers with a grownup state of mind and recognizing the inspiring artists who make them. More
Clayton and Ellen Kershaw to Host 6th Annual Ping Pong 4 Purpose

Clayton and Ellen Kershaw to Host 6th Annual Ping Pong 4 Purpose Jul 26, 2018

Every year, Kershaw’s Challenge, the non-profit organization led by Los Angeles Dodgers’ star pitcher Clayton Kershaw and his wife Ellen, kick off PingPong4Purpose – bringing together dynamic festivities, competitive ping pong, and more with all-star athletes, A-list entertainers, fans, friends and family, supporters and the greater Los Angeles community – for a magnanimous evening to raise funds supporting vital domestic and international programs for children and families. More
Daniel Craig Among The Stars At Angel Ball

Daniel Craig Among The Stars At Angel Ball Oct 26, 2017

Earlier this week, Gabrielle's Angel Foundation celebrated their annual Angel Ball, hosted by Grammy-nominated songwriter Denise Rich, her daughter Daniella Rich Kilstock and journalist, producer and cancer research advocate, Maria Menounos. More
Gabrielle's Angel Foundation Announces All-Star Lineup For Angel Ball 2017

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation Announces All-Star Lineup For Angel Ball 2017 Sep 27, 2017

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research today announced that Angel Ball 2017 will feature an all-star celebrity line-up of performers and presenters including: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Gloria Gaynor, Kevin Hart, Kool & The Gang, Star Jones, Caly Bevier among others. More
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar To Be Honored With Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar To Be Honored With Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy Award Dec 7, 2016

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jim Brown and Bill Russell will receive the Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy Award, it was announced this week by Time Inc.’s SI. More
Kobe And Vanessa Bryant To Be Honored With Bill Sharman Humanitarian Award

Kobe And Vanessa Bryant To Be Honored With Bill Sharman Humanitarian Award Feb 25, 2015

Toberman Neighborhood Center, one of the oldest community nonprofits in Los Angeles, has announced its 8th annual charity gala at Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes on April 4, honoring Kobe and Vanessa Bryant with the Bill Sharman Humanitarian Award. More
Magic Johnson Honored At Carousel Of Hope

Magic Johnson Honored At Carousel Of Hope Oct 15, 2014

Responding to an urgent call for more research and care in battling an epidemic rise in Type 1 diabetes, The Carousel of Hope is the world’s premiere charity event benefiting diabetes. The event, hosted by Barbara Davis and presented by Mercedes Benz-USA, held its gala on Saturday, October 11, at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California. More
Over $109 Million Raised As The US And Canada Stand Up To Cancer

Over $109 Million Raised As The US And Canada Stand Up To Cancer Sep 8, 2014

More than USD $109 million has been pledged so far in connection with the star-studded September 5 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) “roadblock” fundraising telecasts in the U.S. and Canada, it was announced today. More
More Stars Announced For 2014 Stand Up To Cancer Telecast

More Stars Announced For 2014 Stand Up To Cancer Telecast Sep 4, 2014

This Friday, September 5th (8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT), Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), will stage its fourth biennial fundraising event. More
Stars Announced For Stand Up To Cancer Telecast

Stars Announced For Stand Up To Cancer Telecast Aug 21, 2014

The Hollywood community is once again uniting to support Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), which will stage its fourth biennial fundraising telecast Friday, September 5 (8:00 – 9:00 PM ET/PT). More
Stand Up To Cancer Returns To TV In 2014

Stand Up To Cancer Returns To TV In 2014 Jul 10, 2014

Building on three historic fundraising telecasts in 2008, 2010 and 2012, the groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), will return to primetime television on Friday, September 5, 2014, at 8 pm ET & PT / 7 pm CT. More
Muhammad Ali Awarded National Constitution Center Liberty Medal

Muhammad Ali Awarded National Constitution Center Liberty Medal Sep 17, 2012

A true champion of freedom, Muhammad Ali received the National Constitution Center’s 2012 Liberty Medal last week in a star-studded ceremony marking the nationwide celebration of the U.S. Constitution’s 225th anniversary. More
Shaq O'Neal Honored By Buoniconti Fund To Cure Paralysis

Shaq O'Neal Honored By Buoniconti Fund To Cure Paralysis Aug 8, 2012

The Buoniconti Fund To Cure Paralysis, the fundraising arm of The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, will host its 27th Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner at the Waldorf=Astoria on Monday, September 24, 2012. More
AARP To Host Film Festival As Part Of Life@50+ Event

AARP To Host Film Festival As Part Of Life@50+ Event Aug 25, 2011

AARP today announced it will bring its Movies for Grownups Film Festival to Los Angeles, CA, as part of the organization’s annual National Event & Expo, Life@50+. More
Celebrities Stand Up To Cancer On National Survivors Day

Celebrities Stand Up To Cancer On National Survivors Day Jun 6, 2011

Stand Up To Cancer and LiveSTRONG have joined together to call on everyone affected by cancer – survivors, family and friends of those who lost the battle, doctors, nurses and scientists; advocates – to step up and inspire everyone living with cancer to continue their fight as part of National Cancer Survivors Day. More
Michael Douglas Takes Part In Stand Up To Cancer Event

Michael Douglas Takes Part In Stand Up To Cancer Event Sep 13, 2010

Michael Douglas made an emotional appearance via video at the massive Stand Up To Cancer television event on September 10. More
George Clooney Joins Stand Up To Cancer Lineup

George Clooney Joins Stand Up To Cancer Lineup Sep 2, 2010

The extraordinary lineup of actors, musicians, athletes and journalists participating in the Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) primetime roadblock television fundraising event (September 10, 2010, at 8PM EST & PST / 7PM CT) continues to grow. More
Stand Up To Cancer Announces Celebrity Lineup

Stand Up To Cancer Announces Celebrity Lineup Aug 20, 2010

An extraordinary line-up of actors, musicians, athletes and journalists have banded together for Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), the groundbreaking initiative aimed at raising funds to accelerate innovative cancer research bringing new therapies to patients quickly that will saves lives now. More
Basketball Legend Wants You To Join His Team To Help Fight Cancer

Basketball Legend Wants You To Join His Team To Help Fight Cancer Jul 27, 2010

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, basketball legend and the NBA’s all-time leading scorer, is asking his supporters to join him in taking a shot at beating cancer by joining his team – Team Kareem. More
Michael McKean Wins $1 Million For Charity In Jeopardy Final

Michael McKean Wins $1 Million For Charity In Jeopardy Final May 10, 2010

Actor Michael McKean (“Laverne and Shirley” and star of Broadway’s “Superior Donuts”) prevailed as champion of the Jeopardy! Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational Tournament during the weekend — winning $1 million for his charity the International Myeloma Foundation (IMF). This is the biggest amount ever awarded to charity in “Jeopardy!” history. It is also the largest single donation ever received by the IMF. More
Celebrities Put Their Votes Where Their Hearts Are

Celebrities Put Their Votes Where Their Hearts Are Feb 7, 2008

Celebrity endorsement and music have been essential features of political campaigns for the last 70 years. One of the earliest examples dates back to 1932, when Franklin D. Roosevelt used “Happy Days Are Here Again” as the theme song to his first presidential campaign. It eventually became the unofficial anthem for the Democrats, was used for years afterwards, and set a new standard in the way elections were campaigned. More