Pharrell Williams And Ellen DeGeneres Join Global Citizen And Others To Launch Juneteenth Pledge

Pharrell Williams And Ellen DeGeneres Join Global Citizen And Others To Launch Juneteenth Pledge Jul 2, 2020

Pharrell Williams, Ellen DeGeneres, Kenya Barris, Van Jones, international advocacy organization Global Citizen, and the global CEO advisory firm Teneo, have announced the launch of THE JUNETEENTH PLEDGE, a global effort to rally the private sector to ensure that Juneteenth becomes a paid holiday in the United States. More
Barack Obama to Deliver Commencement Message for #GraduateTogether

Barack Obama to Deliver Commencement Message for #GraduateTogether May 13, 2020

Former President Barack Obama will deliver a commencement message for America’s three million high school seniors during a televised, one-hour multimedia event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020. More
Stars To Take Part In Graduate Together: America Honors The High School Class Of 2020

Stars To Take Part In Graduate Together: America Honors The High School Class Of 2020 May 5, 2020

XQ Institute, The LeBron James Family Foundation, and The Entertainment Industry Foundation announced today that they are joining together to pay tribute to the Class of 2020 in a one-hour multimedia special event, Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020, on Saturday, May 16 (8 PM ET/PT, 7 PM CT). More
One World: Together At Home Announced $127 Million In Commitments To Date

One World: Together At Home Announced $127 Million In Commitments To Date Apr 20, 2020

International advocacy organization Global Citizen, together with Lady Gaga, tonight announced $127 million in commitments to date in support of healthcare workers in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. More
Gavin DeGraw and Charles Esten Support Musicians on Call

Gavin DeGraw and Charles Esten Support Musicians on Call Nov 15, 2019

Musicians on Call (MOC), a nonprofit that brings live and recorded music to the bedsides of patients in healthcare facilities, is celebrating 20 years of delivering the healing power of music with a star-studded night in the city where it all began – New York! More
Pharrell Williams Creates Winning XPRIZE Concept for Building Charter Communities Housing at Annual Visioneering Summit

Pharrell Williams Creates Winning XPRIZE Concept for Building Charter Communities Housing at Annual Visioneering Summit Oct 14, 2019

While celebrating its 25th anniversary, XPRIZE, the global leading platform for innovation and impact through incentive competitions, announced five winning concepts during Visioneering 2019, the foundation’s annual gathering to design and evaluate future competitions. More
Rihanna's 5th Annual Diamond Ball Raises Over $5 Million

Rihanna's 5th Annual Diamond Ball Raises Over $5 Million Sep 16, 2019

The Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF), founded by Robyn Rihanna Fenty, held its fifth annual Diamond Ball on Thursday night at Cipriani Wall Street. More
2019 Global Citizen Festival Announces Co-Hosts

2019 Global Citizen Festival Announces Co-Hosts Aug 30, 2019

International advocacy organization Global Citizen has announced that Connie Britton, Nina Dobrev, Becky G, Dakota Johnson, Becky Lynch, Aasif Mandvi, Bridget Moynahan, Kal Penn, Erin Richards, Seth Rollins, Savannah Sellers, David Gray, and NCT 127 will join the 2019 Global Citizen Festival, a free-ticketed event on Saturday, September 28th in Central Park in New York City, presented by Citi and Cisco. More
Rihanna Announces Fifth Annual Diamond Ball

Rihanna Announces Fifth Annual Diamond Ball Aug 22, 2019

Rihanna has announced that the fifth annual Diamond Ball benefitting the Clara Lionel Foundation will take place on Thursday, September 12 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. More
Tenth Annual East Hampton Fundraising Event For Harlem's Legendary Apollo Theater

Tenth Annual East Hampton Fundraising Event For Harlem's Legendary Apollo Theater Aug 5, 2019

On Saturday, August 3rd, the tenth annual Apollo in the Hamptons was held at the East Hampton home of Apollo Vice Chairman, Ronald O. Perelman to benefit the non-profit Apollo Theater. More
amfAR Raises Over $2.75 Million at Hong Kong Gala

amfAR Raises Over $2.75 Million at Hong Kong Gala Apr 2, 2019

Alexander Skarsgård, Pharrell Williams, Heidi Klum, Kyle Maclachlan, and Michelle Yeoh were among those who gathered at the fifth annual amfAR Gala Hong Kong at the newly opened Rosewood Hong Kong to honor renowned entrepreneur and change-maker Adrian Cheng for his exceptional contributions to the global struggle against HIV/AIDS. More
Stars Join The 2018 (RED) Shopathon To Fight AIDS

Stars Join The 2018 (RED) Shopathon To Fight AIDS Nov 20, 2018

As women and girls continue to be disproportionately impacted by HIV and AIDS, a galaxy of brands and stars are once again stepping out for the annual World AIDS Day Campaign, the (RED) Shopathon, to raise money and bring urgency to the AIDS fight. More
Annual FIDF Gala Raises $60 Million

Annual FIDF Gala Raises $60 Million Nov 7, 2018

Look To The Stars Correspondent Jennifer Conroy recently attended Friends of the Israel Defense Forces Making a Difference: 70 Years of Heroes and Hope and filed this report. More
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles From Paris With Love Gala Raises $5.5 Million

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles From Paris With Love Gala Raises $5.5 Million Oct 23, 2018

In recognition for their compassion and dedicated support of Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), late night talk show host and comedian Jimmy Kimmel, legendary Dodgers play-by-play announcer Vin Scully and global play and entertainment company Hasbro were awarded the Courage to Care award at CHLA’s ‘From Paris With Love’ gala Saturday. More
Jon Platt Honored at Star-Studded City of Hope Gala

Jon Platt Honored at Star-Studded City of Hope Gala Oct 16, 2018

City of Hope raised more than six million dollars at a black-tie gala honoring Warner/Chappell Music Chairman and CEO Jon Platt. More
Hip-Hop Legend Jermaine Dupri To DJ City of Hope Gala After Party

Hip-Hop Legend Jermaine Dupri To DJ City of Hope Gala After Party Oct 10, 2018

Grammy-winning rapper, producer, Songwriters Hall-of-Famer, and So So Def label owner Jermaine Dupri will lead City of Hope's first-ever after-party at The Barker Hangar in Santa Monica following next week’s eagerly anticipated gala at the same location. More
Beyonce Set to Perform at City of Hope Gala

Beyonce Set to Perform at City of Hope Gala Sep 21, 2018

Global icon Beyoncé will perform at the City of Hope gala on October 11 in Los Angeles. More
Pharrell Williams Hosts The Yellow Ball

Pharrell Williams Hosts The Yellow Ball Sep 18, 2018

On September 10, over 300 guests gathered at the Brooklyn Museum, where American Express and its Platinum Card Creative Director, Pharrell Williams, hosted the Yellow Ball in support of arts education nationwide. More
Jimmy Kimmel To Be Honored At The 2018 Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Gala

Jimmy Kimmel To Be Honored At The 2018 Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Gala Sep 17, 2018

On Saturday, October 20, 2018, more than 1,400 people will attend the Children's Hospital Los Angeles From Paris with Love gala presented by Hasbro at The Event Deck at L.A. LIVE. More
JAY-Z to Present City of Hope Honor to Warner/Chappell's Jon Platt

JAY-Z to Present City of Hope Honor to Warner/Chappell's Jon Platt Sep 6, 2018

Jon Platt, Chairman and CEO of Warner/Chappell Music, today announced that Jay-Z will be joining him in L.A. for the Oct. 11 City of Hope gala supporting the acclaimed nonprofit clinical research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases. More
American Express and Pharrell Williams Partner to Back Arts and Music Education in Schools

American Express and Pharrell Williams Partner to Back Arts and Music Education in Schools Aug 14, 2018

American Express and Pharrell Williams have announced an expanded partnership and joint commitment to raise awareness and support to bring more arts education to schools nationwide. More
Kevin Hart Launches New $600,000 Scholarship Program with UNCF and KIPP

Kevin Hart Launches New $600,000 Scholarship Program with UNCF and KIPP Aug 9, 2018

Following on his generous $100,000 scholarship gift made in 2015 through UNCF (the United Negro College Fund) to four deserving college students, actor and comedian Kevin Hart has joined forces with UNCF and KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program) to help 18 more KIPP students earn a college degree. More
City of Hope Announces 14th Annual Songs of Hope on September 13

City of Hope Announces 14th Annual Songs of Hope on September 13 Aug 9, 2018

City of Hope, a world-renowned independent cancer research and treatment center, today announced an initial blockbuster lineup of presenters and honorees who will celebrate the song and songwriter at its Songs of Hope XIV event. More
Pharrell Williams To Host City of Hope Event Honoring Warner/Chappell's Jon Platt

Pharrell Williams To Host City of Hope Event Honoring Warner/Chappell's Jon Platt Aug 1, 2018

Jon Platt, Chairman and CEO of Warner/Chappell Music, today announced the first superstar to join him at this fall’s eagerly anticipated event in Los Angeles supporting City of Hope, an acclaimed nonprofit clinical research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening diseases. More
Stars To Perform At Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 In Johannesburg

Stars To Perform At Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 In Johannesburg Jul 10, 2018

International advocacy organisation Global Citizen today announced that Beyonce, JAY-Z, Cassper Nyovest, D’banj, Ed Sheeran, Eddie Vedder, Femi Kuti, Pharrell Williams and Chris Martin, Sho Madjozi, Tiwa Savage, Usher, and Wizkid will headline the first Global Citizen Festival to be held in Africa, a free-ticketed event on Sunday, 2 December 2018 at the FNB Stadium, Johannesburg. More
Louis XIII Announces 100 Years, A New Song By Pharrell Williams To Be Released In 2117 Only #Ifwecare

Louis XIII Announces 100 Years, A New Song By Pharrell Williams To Be Released In 2117 Only #Ifwecare Nov 14, 2017

On November 13th 2017, LOUIS XIII Cognac premiered “100 Years” – The Song We’ll Only Hear If We Care – a unique musical composition created by Pharrell Williams that will not be released until 2117. More
StockX, Eminem And World's Biggest Celebrities Give Away Sneakers For Hurricane Relief

StockX, Eminem And World's Biggest Celebrities Give Away Sneakers For Hurricane Relief Sep 22, 2017

StockX, the world’s first online “stock market of things” for high-demand consumer products, today announced that it has partnered with hip-hop icon and Detroit native Eminem to launch a hurricane relief campaign to aid victims of recent events in Texas and Florida. More
Dave Matthews Band Announces A Concert For Charlottesville

Dave Matthews Band Announces A Concert For Charlottesville Sep 6, 2017

In response to the recent events in their hometown of Charlottesville, VA, the Dave Matthews Band will host an evening of music and unity that will be FREE for members of the Charlottesville area and University of Virginia communities. More
Global Citizen Announces Star-Studded Global Citizen Week 2017

Global Citizen Announces Star-Studded Global Citizen Week 2017 Aug 23, 2017

Global Citizen today announced Global Citizen Week, a series of events that will culminate with the 2017 Global Citizen Festival in New York City’s Central Park. More
2017 Global Citizen Festival To Feature Stevie Wonder, Green Day And More

2017 Global Citizen Festival To Feature Stevie Wonder, Green Day And More Aug 2, 2017

International advocacy organization Global Citizen today announced that headliners Stevie Wonder, Green Day, The Killers, The Lumineers and featuring The Chainsmokers will perform at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival, the annual free-ticketed event on the Great Lawn in Central Park, New York City on Saturday, September 23, 2017. More