Wayne Rooney Named NSPCC Ambassador For Childhood

Wayne Rooney Named NSPCC Ambassador For Childhood Aug 6, 2015

The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children has announced that England and Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has been named the NSPCC’s first ever Ambassador for Childhood. More
England's Top Football Stars Launch UNICEF Campaign

England's Top Football Stars Launch UNICEF Campaign Jun 8, 2015

England’s top football players have today revealed what they wanted to be when they were five to launch UNICEF UK’s Children in Danger Summer Appeal, which is raising money to help protect millions of children from disease. More
Scotland And England Unite To Protect Children From Ebola

Scotland And England Unite To Protect Children From Ebola Nov 18, 2014

An urgent television appeal to help protect children in danger from the deadliest ever Ebola outbreak will be broadcast during the Scotland v England international on Tuesday night to raise money for UNICEF's Emergency Ebola Appeal. More
United For UNICEF Gala Dinner Raises £210,000

United For UNICEF Gala Dinner Raises £210,000 Nov 6, 2014

Louis van Gaal led the Manchester United first-team and celebrity guests as the 15th annual United for UNICEF Gala Dinner raised a record £210,000 for the world’s leading children’s organisation this week. More
UK Footballers Team Up With UNICEF For One Goal

UK Footballers Team Up With UNICEF For One Goal Oct 31, 2014

The UK’s top football players today take on their most challenging opponent yet as the England Footballer’s Foundation (EFF) team up with UNICEF, the world’s leading children’s organisation, in a new four year partnership that will help tackle malaria; a disease that still claims the life of a child every thirty seconds. More
Celebrities Donate Artworks To Stars On Canvas Auction

Celebrities Donate Artworks To Stars On Canvas Auction Nov 12, 2012

A huge number of celebrities have contributed to Stars On Canvas 2012, to raise much needed funds for the Willow Foundation. More
Celebrities Help Clean Up After UK Riots

Celebrities Help Clean Up After UK Riots Aug 15, 2011

Simon Cowell has donated £50,000 to a fund for those affected by the U.K. riots this week, joining other stars such as Wayne Rooney, Katherine Jenkins, Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson, Dragons Den star Duncan Bannatyne and many others in making financial commitments to reclaiming the streets of Britain. More
Gerard Butler To Play Celebrity Charity Football For Celtic

Gerard Butler To Play Celebrity Charity Football For Celtic Aug 9, 2011

Gerard Butler will be taking part in tonight’s “The Legends” Celtic vs Manchester United charity match in Glasgow. More
Celebrities Support Celtic Vs Manchester United For Charity

Celebrities Support Celtic Vs Manchester United For Charity Jul 27, 2011

Oxfam's East Africa famine appeal has been announced as the main beneficiary of The Legends Celtic vs Manchester United charity match on August 9. More
Stars Donate Artworks To Celebrity Charity Auction For Willow Foundation

Stars Donate Artworks To Celebrity Charity Auction For Willow Foundation Nov 18, 2010

A whole bunch of stars – including Ricky Gervais, Roger Daltrey, Joanna Lumley and Wayne Rooney – have donated signed canvases to a special celebrity charity auction in the UK. More
Professional Footballers Put Pen To Paper For Charity

Professional Footballers Put Pen To Paper For Charity Apr 12, 2010

Wayne Rooney, Didier Drogba, Steven Gerrard and Cesc Fabregas are just a few of the 40 Premier League stars who have drawn-self portraits to be auctioned off in a leather bound book for the music charity Nordoff Robbins. More
Cystic Fibrosis Sufferer Meets Football Heroes

Cystic Fibrosis Sufferer Meets Football Heroes Nov 10, 2009

A young cystic fibrosis sufferer from the UK named Becks had one wish – to meet the England football team. His dream recently came true at a England training session that was held at the Arsenal training ground – thanks to the Starlight Children's Foundation. More
Beatles Day 2009 To Benefit Charity Appeals

Beatles Day 2009 To Benefit Charity Appeals May 13, 2009

Fans of the Fab Four around the world will have the chance to celebrate their favorite band during Beatles Day 09 and raise money for the Imagine Appeal for the Alder Hey Children’s Hospital and the Marina Dalglish Appeal for a radiotherapy centre in Liverpool. More
Jarvis Cocker To Play For Children's Hospital

Jarvis Cocker To Play For Children's Hospital Mar 31, 2009

British musician Jarvis Cocker is to play a special charity gig in Manchester next month. More
Footballer's Wife Steps Up For Variety Club

Footballer's Wife Steps Up For Variety Club Feb 11, 2009

The Variety Club's Have A Heart program has received a little help from Coleen Rooney – wife of England football star Wayne Rooney – who’s urging the public to buy a Gold Heart pin badge for Valentine’s Day to help raise money for sick and disadvantaged youth. More
Euro Soccer Stars To Come Stateside For Charity Match

Euro Soccer Stars To Come Stateside For Charity Match Jan 19, 2009

Arsenal F.C Defender Mikael Silvestre is gathering Soccer’s all-stars in New York for a weekend full of fundraising events from June 11th-14th to benefit his charity, the Schools for Hope Foundation. The culminating event is to be a match versus the New York Red Bulls on Sunday, June 14 at Giant Stadium. More
Rowling, Branson, Cowell Boost Reward Fund For Missing Girl

Rowling, Branson, Cowell Boost Reward Fund For Missing Girl May 15, 2007

Some of Britain’s biggest names have pledged money to a record £2.5 million ($5 million) reward for the safe return of 4-year-old Madeleine McCann, who disappeared in Portugal while on holiday with her family. More
Beckham backs Blue Peter Appeal

Beckham backs Blue Peter Appeal Nov 15, 2006

On November 8, superstar footballer David Beckham appeared on the UK children’s TV programme Blue More