NAACP and BET Networks Team Up for the 51st NAACP Image Awards

NAACP and BET Networks Team Up for the 51st NAACP Image Awards Nov 27, 2019

The NAACP and BET Networks announced a broadcast partnership to air the 51st NAACP Image Awards. The telecast will take place from Pasadena, California and will air on BET Networks for the first time ever. More
Michelle Obama Announces 7 New Co-Chairs Joining When We All Vote

Michelle Obama Announces 7 New Co-Chairs Joining When We All Vote Nov 12, 2019

Last Week, Michelle Obama released a video message announcing 7 new Co-Chairs joining When We All Vote, a national, nonpartisan organization launched in 2018 to increase participation in every election. More
Honorees Announced For 2019 GLSEN Respect Awards – Los Angeles

Honorees Announced For 2019 GLSEN Respect Awards – Los Angeles Oct 18, 2019

GLSEN, the leading education organization working to create safe and inclusive K-12 schools for LGBTQ youth, is proud to announce that Elle Smith (they/them), a high school senior from Round Rock, Texas, will be honored as the 2019 Student Advocate of the Year at this year’s GLSEN Respect Awards – Los Angeles. More
Octavia Spencer To Receive Inspiration Award at GLSEN Respect Awards - Los Angeles

Octavia Spencer To Receive Inspiration Award at GLSEN Respect Awards - Los Angeles Aug 14, 2019

GLSEN, the leading education organization working to create safe and inclusive K-12 schools for LGBTQ youth, is pleased to announce that it will honor award-winning actress and activist Octavia Spencer with the Inspiration Award at the 2019 GLSEN Respect Awards – Los Angeles. More
Amazon Studios To Be Honored With Visionary Award at GLSEN Respect Awards

Amazon Studios To Be Honored With Visionary Award at GLSEN Respect Awards Jul 17, 2019

GLSEN, the leading education organization working to create safe and inclusive K-12 schools for LGBTQ youth, is pleased to announce that it will honor Amazon Studios with the Visionary Award at the 2019 GLSEN Respect Awards – Los Angeles. More
Tim Cook To Be Honored At 2019 GLSEN Respect Awards – Los Angeles

Tim Cook To Be Honored At 2019 GLSEN Respect Awards – Los Angeles Jun 24, 2019

GLSEN, the leading education organization working to create safe and inclusive K-12 schools for LGBTQ youth, is pleased to announce that it will honor Apple CEO Tim Cook at the 2019 GLSEN Respect Awards – Los Angeles. More
Jay-Z To Be Honored At 50th NAACP Image Awards

Jay-Z To Be Honored At 50th NAACP Image Awards Mar 29, 2019

The NAACP today announced that globally dominant pop culture icon Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter will receive the prestigious President’s Award during the 50th NAACP Image Awards. More
James McAvoy Gives Fans the Chance to Win Shirt Signed by Dozens of A-listers

James McAvoy Gives Fans the Chance to Win Shirt Signed by Dozens of A-listers Mar 15, 2019

James McAvoy announced that fans have the chance to take home the white Prada shirt he wore to the 91st Academy Awards, which James had signed by dozens of celebrities during the event: prizeo.com/JamesMcAvoy. More
Beyonce and JAY-Z to be Honored at the 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

Beyonce and JAY-Z to be Honored at the 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards Mar 12, 2019

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, today announced that it will honor Beyoncé and JAY-Z together with the Vanguard Award for their LGBTQ allyship at the 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton on Thursday, March 28, 2019. More
Stars And Leaders Team Up to Galvanize a Mass Movement of Volunteering

Stars And Leaders Team Up to Galvanize a Mass Movement of Volunteering Oct 5, 2018

In an election year marked by unprecedented grassroots energy on the left, and with just one month to go until the midterms (Nov 6th), dozens of notable cultural figures have come together in a video series launching today with the goal to drive mass volunteer action that transforms our government this November. More
Yara Shahidi and Ellen Pompeo To Be Honored at 2018 GLSEN Respect Awards in Los Angeles

Yara Shahidi and Ellen Pompeo To Be Honored at 2018 GLSEN Respect Awards in Los Angeles Jul 27, 2018

GLSEN, the leading education organization working to create safe and inclusive K-12 schools for LGBTQ youth, is pleased to announce the lineup of honorees for the 2018 GLSEN Respect Awards – Los Angeles. More
Bradley Cooper Announces Stand Up To Cancer 2018

Bradley Cooper Announces Stand Up To Cancer 2018 Jun 7, 2018

The entertainment community is coming together for Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) and its sixth biennial roadblock televised fundraising special, supporting urgently needed research and new treatments for cancer. More
GLSEN to Honor Rosario Dawson at the 2018 GLSEN Respect Awards – New York

GLSEN to Honor Rosario Dawson at the 2018 GLSEN Respect Awards – New York May 14, 2018

GLSEN, the leading education organization working to create safe and inclusive K-12 schools for LGBTQ youth, will honor Rosario Dawson with the Inspiration Award during the 2018 GLSEN Respect Awards – New York. More
Kerry Washington Honored at Lehman College 50th Anniversary Celebration and Leadership Awards Dinner

Kerry Washington Honored at Lehman College 50th Anniversary Celebration and Leadership Awards Dinner Apr 26, 2018

Acclaimed actress, activist and producer Kerry Washington received the Lehman Award for Artistic Achievement at the Lehman College 50th Anniversary Celebration and Leadership Awards Dinner on April 11, at the Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York. More
Scandal Cast To Perform Live Stage Reading Of Series Finale

Scandal Cast To Perform Live Stage Reading Of Series Finale Mar 19, 2018

The Actors Fund — the national human services organization that fosters stability and resiliency, and provides a safety net for performing arts and entertainment professionals over their lifespan — announced today that the cast of ABC’s SCANDAL will reunite for a one-night-only LIVE staged reading of the highly-anticipated final episode on Thursday, April 19 — the same night the series finale airs on television! More
Girl Rising, David Oyelowo, Andra Day And Others Join Forces To End Global Gender Inequality

Girl Rising, David Oyelowo, Andra Day And Others Join Forces To End Global Gender Inequality Mar 8, 2018

This International Women’s Day, Girl Rising, the global campaign for girls’ education and empowerment, debuts the film Girl Rising: The Fifth Anniversary Edition. More
Jennifer Lawrence Is Taking Time to Help Unrig the System

Jennifer Lawrence Is Taking Time to Help Unrig the System Feb 22, 2018

Red Sparrow star Jennifer Lawrence has announced that she will be taking time off her acting career to focus on voluntary work with Represent.Us. More
Britney Spears To Be Honored At The 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

Britney Spears To Be Honored At The 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards Feb 14, 2018

GLAAD, the world’s largest LGBTQ media advocacy organization, today announced that it will honor multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning pop icon Britney Spears at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles at Beverly Hilton on Thursday, April 12, 2018. More
DC Entertainment To Receive Visionary Award At 2017 GLSEN Respect Awards - Los Angeles

DC Entertainment To Receive Visionary Award At 2017 GLSEN Respect Awards - Los Angeles Sep 28, 2017

GLSEN, the leading education organization creating safe and inclusive schools for LGBTQ youth, will honor DC Entertainment with the Visionary Award at the 2017 GLSEN Respect Awards. More
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
Zendaya To Be Honored at 2017 GLSEN Respect Awards - Los Angeles

Zendaya To Be Honored at 2017 GLSEN Respect Awards - Los Angeles Sep 8, 2017

GLSEN, the leading education organization creating safe and inclusive schools for LGBTQ youth, will honor actress and activist Zendaya with the Gamechanger Award at the 2017 GLSEN Respect Awards. More
Russell Simmons' Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation Announces 2017 Art For Life Benefit

Russell Simmons' Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation Announces 2017 Art For Life Benefit Jun 15, 2017

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation (RPAF) has announced the honorees for the 2017 ART FOR LIFE Benefit on July 15th at Fairview Farms in Bridgehampton, NY. More
SAG-AFTRA Foundation To Honor Rashida Jones With Actors Inspiration Award

SAG-AFTRA Foundation To Honor Rashida Jones With Actors Inspiration Award Jun 8, 2017

The SAG-AFTRA Foundation announced today that Emmy-nominated actress Rashida Jones will receive its Actors Inspiration Award, an honor recognizing artists who give back to the community by championing worthy philanthropic causes which make a difference in the world. More
Kerry Washington To Be Honored At First-Ever Bronx Children's Museum Gala

Kerry Washington To Be Honored At First-Ever Bronx Children's Museum Gala Apr 26, 2017

The Executive Director of the Bronx Children’s Museum, Carla Precht announced the Museum will honor three bright Bronx stars Richard Abrons, Rafael Collado and Kerry Washington at the Museum’s first-ever gala on Tuesday, May 2nd at the Tribeca Rooftop in New York City. More
Stars #EmbraceAmbition On International Women's Day

Stars #EmbraceAmbition On International Women's Day Mar 8, 2017

The Tory Burch Foundation today announced the launch of a global campaign, #EmbraceAmbition, to encourage women to embrace ambition. More
Charities And Celebrities Speak Out Over Immigration Bans

Charities And Celebrities Speak Out Over Immigration Bans Jan 29, 2017

Charities and stars have spoken out against the immigration bans imposed by the United States government over the weekend. More
Hasty Pudding Theatricals Announces Octavia Spencer as 2017 Woman of the Year

Hasty Pudding Theatricals Announces Octavia Spencer as 2017 Woman of the Year Jan 20, 2017

The Hasty Pudding Theatricals, the oldest theatrical organization in the United States, announces Oscar winning actress, Octavia Spencer as the recipient of its 2017 Woman of the Year Award. More
Stars Attend MPTF's 10th Annual Evening Before Event

Stars Attend MPTF's 10th Annual Evening Before Event Sep 19, 2016

Television’s biggest night took place in Century City, CA Saturday, September 17th, where the entertainment industry came together for the 10th annual “Evening Before” party, benefitting MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund). More
Allstate Foundation Purple Purse And Kerry Washington Help Raise Funds For Domestic Violence Survivors

Allstate Foundation Purple Purse And Kerry Washington Help Raise Funds For Domestic Violence Survivors Sep 2, 2016

Allstate Foundation Purple Purse and Kerry Washington have announced they will partner with Tory Burch, Christian Louboutin and other designers to create an exclusive “Purple Purse” handbag collection. More