Celebrities Join Group Of Humanitarian Organizations To Fight Famine

Celebrities Join Group Of Humanitarian Organizations To Fight Famine Jul 21, 2017

For the first time, eight of the leading U.S.-based international relief organizations have joined forces to urge the American public to donate to the new Hunger Relief Fund in response to looming famines and persistent hunger threatening millions of people in South Sudan, Nigeria, Yemen, Somalia and neighboring countries. More
Patricia Heaton Designs Charity Bracelet To Spread Hope This Holiday

Patricia Heaton Designs Charity Bracelet To Spread Hope This Holiday Jul 12, 2017

After seeing the impact of global poverty first-hand, Emmy-award winning actress Patricia Heaton partnered with World Vision to create a wearable reminder of the power of hope this holiday season for the Christian humanitarian organization’s Gift Catalog. More
Rihanna And Selena Gomez To Headline 2016 Global Citizen Festival

Rihanna And Selena Gomez To Headline 2016 Global Citizen Festival Jul 27, 2016

Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, Selena Gomez, Major Lazer, and Metallica will headline the 2016 Global Citizen Festival, the annual free-ticketed event on the Great Lawn in Central Park in New York City on Saturday, September 24, 2016. More
Stars Support Water Now Campaign

Stars Support Water Now Campaign Mar 24, 2016

The Water Now clean water campaign to celebrate UN Water World Water Day generated a global social media voice (Twitter, Facebook and Google+ followers) that topped 753 million people. More
Harlem Globetrotters Show Off Their GOATees On Giving Tuesday

Harlem Globetrotters Show Off Their GOATees On Giving Tuesday Dec 4, 2015

The Harlem Globetrotters did much more than just talk about #GivingTuesday this week – several players donated their faces to charity by taking part in the Christian humanitarian agency World Vision's “#GOATee for a Good Cause” campaign. More
Harlem Globetrotters To Entertain Troops

Harlem Globetrotters To Entertain Troops Nov 26, 2015

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters are bringing a slice of home to U.S. troops based overseas with an extended holiday tour of international U.S. military bases – the 14th time in the past 12 years that the “Ambassadors of Goodwill” have entertained U.S. troops overseas. More
Harlem Globetrotters Join World Vision's #GOATee For A Good Cause Campaign

Harlem Globetrotters Join World Vision's #GOATee For A Good Cause Campaign Nov 4, 2015

This month, the Harlem Globetrotters are partnering with the Christian humanitarian agency World Vision to grow a #GOATee for a Good Cause, raising awareness about how goats and other livestock gifts are helping to break the cycle of poverty in developing countries. More
Sandi Patty Announces Farewell Tour

Sandi Patty Announces Farewell Tour Oct 2, 2015

Together with World Vision, the most awarded female vocalist in contemporary Christian music presents the tour of a lifetime. More
Joanna Lumley Fronts Nepal Earthquake Appeal

Joanna Lumley Fronts Nepal Earthquake Appeal May 1, 2015

The UK public has donated over £19 million to the Disasters Emergency Committee Nepal Earthquake Appeal, a day after it was launched. More
Global Citizen Launches Unlock Your Power Campaign

Global Citizen Launches Unlock Your Power Campaign Apr 20, 2015

Global Citizen has announced the launch of “Unlock Your Power,” a new campaign to create the largest, most effective platform in the world for people to share, communicate and take action on issues affecting the world’s poorest. More
Water Now Gathers Huge Support For UN World Water Day

Water Now Gathers Huge Support For UN World Water Day Mar 27, 2015

Water Now, a Cause Brand created by renowned philanthropic producer David Clark and in partnership with UN-Water’s World Water Day, today announced the overall social media voice exceeded more than one billion people at the time the clean water campaign ended on March 22, 2015. More
Sesame Workshop and World Vision Partner to Tackle Critical Global Health Priority

Sesame Workshop and World Vision Partner to Tackle Critical Global Health Priority Dec 17, 2014

More than 1,600 children die each day from diarrhea caused by unsafe water and poor sanitation and hygiene practices. Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, will partner with international humanitarian organization World Vision to protect children around the globe from illness caused by dirty water and poor sanitation. More
Bill And Melinda Gates Select Four Charities For Giving Tuesday

Bill And Melinda Gates Select Four Charities For Giving Tuesday Nov 29, 2013

Bill and Melinda Gates are supporting Giving Tuesday, a national day of giving on Dec. 3. More
Chelsea Clinton Helps Start A Star-Studded Flash Flood For Good

Chelsea Clinton Helps Start A Star-Studded Flash Flood For Good Sep 25, 2013

What do President Bill Clinton, Morgan Freeman, Justin Bieber, Scarlett Johansson and Ozzy Osbourne have in common? They are among the people using their social media channels to encourage their followers to support the Flash Flood for Good campaign. More
Campaign To Share Clean Drinking Water To Launch At 2013 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting

Campaign To Share Clean Drinking Water To Launch At 2013 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting Jul 26, 2013

In support of Procter & Gamble’s (P&G) Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action “Save One Life Every Hour,” Flash Flood for Good announces a new social media initiative that will launch at the CGI Annual Meeting in New York City on September 24 and run in concurrence with the meeting. More
Girl Rising - A New Film Showing How Education Can Change The World

Girl Rising - A New Film Showing How Education Can Change The World Mar 8, 2013

Girl Rising, Academy Award-nominated director Richard E. Robbins’ new feature film about the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world, premiered this week in New York at the Paris Theatre. More
Hugh Jackman Attends World Vision Gala In Australia

Hugh Jackman Attends World Vision Gala In Australia Nov 6, 2012

World Vision Australia ambassadors Hugh Jackman and Deborra-lee Furness treated the business community to entertainment and a coffee at a gala fundraising event this week. More
Photos: William And Kate Visit World Vision In The Solomon Islands

Photos: William And Kate Visit World Vision In The Solomon Islands Sep 17, 2012

World Vision today hosted the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, who learned about the organization’s work in Burns Creek, a troubled community on the outskirts of Honiara, the capital of the Solomon Islands. More
Foo Fighters And Neil Young To Headline Global Poverty Concert

Foo Fighters And Neil Young To Headline Global Poverty Concert Aug 8, 2012

The Global Poverty Project (GPP) has announced the Global Festival 2012, a multifaceted event culminating with a free ticketed concert on the Great Lawn of New York’s iconic Central Park on September 29, 2012. More
Rebecca Gibney Films Video Message For World Vision

Rebecca Gibney Films Video Message For World Vision Apr 11, 2012

Australian actress and World Vision Ambassador Rebecca Gibney has called on Australians to donate to World Vision’s West Africa Food Crisis Appeal. More
Jennie Garth To Judge Charity Photo Contest

Jennie Garth To Judge Charity Photo Contest Mar 15, 2012

The Water4 Foundation, a charity based out of Oklahoma City, has announced the launch of its campaign for World Water Day, the United Nations-designated international day held annually on March 22. More
Sting And Trudie Styler Support Charity Bike Challenge

Sting And Trudie Styler Support Charity Bike Challenge Jan 24, 2012

Sting and Trudie Styler have given their support to a fantastic charity challenge that will see five people cycle from London to Melbourne to expose the reality of child trafficking. More
ABC News Supports Million Moms Challenge

ABC News Supports Million Moms Challenge Dec 13, 2011

March Of Dimes is joining ABC News and the United Nations Foundation in the recently launched Million Moms Challenge. More
Uma Thurman And Geena Davis Film PSAs For USAID

Uma Thurman And Geena Davis Film PSAs For USAID Nov 3, 2011

In response to the drought and famine in the Horn of Africa, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is joining the Ad Council to launch a national public awareness campaign featuring Uma Thurman and Geena Davis. More
Hugh Jackman Applauds Australian Government Charity Dollar-Matching Scheme

Hugh Jackman Applauds Australian Government Charity Dollar-Matching Scheme Oct 24, 2011

World Vision Ambassadors Hugh Jackman and Deborra lee Furness have applauded the Australian Federal Government’s dollar-matching scheme, saying it means people’s generous donations would help twice as many drought-stricken families in East Africa. More
Hugh Jackman Urges Australians To Help East Africa

Hugh Jackman Urges Australians To Help East Africa Sep 1, 2011

Hugh Jackman and Deborra-Lee Furness are encouraging Australians to help those in urgent need of assistance in the Horn of Africa. More
See Powderfinger In Mid-Air For Charity!

See Powderfinger In Mid-Air For Charity! Sep 28, 2010

Jetstar, Australia’s low fares airline, is offering the best in-flight entertainment music fans could wish for, with Aussie rock icons Powderfinger set to perform one show on their ‘Sunsets’ farewell tour at 30,000 feet! More
Adam Croasdell Heads To Malawi For World Vision

Adam Croasdell Heads To Malawi For World Vision Nov 25, 2009

Seven years ago as a young and struggling actor, long before it became fashionable, actor Adam Croasdell – to date best known for his role as “Dr Al Jenkins” in the BBC’s award winning flagship show EastEnders – chose to sponsor a child in Malawi with the charity World Vision. More
Neil Finn To Headline Charity Concert For Samoan Relief

Neil Finn To Headline Charity Concert For Samoan Relief Oct 7, 2009

A concert featuring Crowded House's Tim and Neil Finn – and a host of other New Zealand-based musicians – will take place in Auckland later this month to raise money for victims of last week’s Tsunami in Samoa. More
Aid Agencies Seek Donations For Samoan Tsunami Vistims

Aid Agencies Seek Donations For Samoan Tsunami Vistims Oct 5, 2009

New Zealand-born comedy actress Pamela Stephenson has given a harrowing first-hand account of the devastating Tsunami that hit Samoa last week. More