GLAAD Announces Nominees for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards

GLAAD Announces Nominees for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards Jan 24, 2022

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, today announced the nominees for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards. More
Connie Britton Joins the SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s Storyline Online as its Newest Reader

Connie Britton Joins the SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s Storyline Online as its Newest Reader Jan 21, 2022

Multiple Emmy-nominated actress, producer, and mom Connie Britton knows all too well how busy things can get in the life of a child after school. More
Trisha Yearwood Raises More Than $36,000 In Support Of The #BettyWhiteChallenge

Trisha Yearwood Raises More Than $36,000 In Support Of The #BettyWhiteChallenge Jan 20, 2022

Earlier this week, Trisha Yearwood went live on talkshoplive and raised more than $36,000 for the #BettyWhiteChallenge on what would have been Betty White's 100th birthday. More
Presenters Announced For The ADAPT Leadership Awards

Presenters Announced For The ADAPT Leadership Awards Jan 19, 2022

The ADAPT Community Network Board of Directors announced today the 2022 presenters for the ADAPT Leadership Awards, which will take place on Thursday, March 10th, 2022, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. More
Jane Fonda and Bill Nye To Be Honored at Captain Planet Foundation 30th Anniversary Gala

Jane Fonda and Bill Nye To Be Honored at Captain Planet Foundation 30th Anniversary Gala Jan 18, 2022

Global non-profit Captain Planet Foundation has announced that Jane Fonda, Bill Nye, and Jerome Foster II are to be recognized for their outstanding work as real-life environmental heroes at the organization’s 30th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, March 19, 2022 in Atlanta. More
Scleroderma Research Foundation Announces $1.5M Matching Gift in Honor of Bob Saget

Scleroderma Research Foundation Announces $1.5M Matching Gift in Honor of Bob Saget Jan 17, 2022

The Scleroderma Research Foundation (SRF)—the country’s first and leading nonprofit investor in medical research into scleroderma—announced a $1.5 million dollar matching gift, in the form of a grant to match every donation made in honor of the late Bob Saget, SRF Board member, comedian, actor, writer, director, producer, and philanthropist. More
Alesha Dixon Calls For the Queen’s Guard’s Caps to Be Made With Faux Bear Fur

Alesha Dixon Calls For the Queen’s Guard’s Caps to Be Made With Faux Bear Fur Jan 14, 2022

Britain’s Got Talent judge Alesha Dixon, together with PETA UK, has launched a government petition calling on the Ministry of Defence (MoD) to replace the bearskins used for the Queen’s Guard’s caps with faux fur. More
Ali Stroker to be Honored at the ADAPT Leadership Awards Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of ADAPT Community Network

Ali Stroker to be Honored at the ADAPT Leadership Awards Celebrating the 75th Anniversary of ADAPT Community Network Jan 13, 2022

The ADAPT Community Network Board of Directors announced today the 2022 honorees for the ADAPT Leadership Awards, which will take place on Thursday, March 10th, 2022, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. More
Stephen and Ayesha Curry's Eat. Learn. Play. Gives Back $5 Million Into Oakland Community

Stephen and Ayesha Curry's Eat. Learn. Play. Gives Back $5 Million Into Oakland Community Jan 12, 2022

Eat. Learn. Play., the organization founded by three-time NBA champion and two-time MVP Stephen Curry and entrepreneur, host and two-time The New York Times best-selling author Ayesha Curry, is excited to announce the conclusion of a successful ninth annual Christmas with the Currys, where the foundation invested more than $5 million back into the Oakland community this holiday season. More
Scleroderma Research Foundation Remembers Bob Saget

Scleroderma Research Foundation Remembers Bob Saget Jan 11, 2022

The Scleroderma Research Foundation is mourning the loss of Bob Saget this week, and has released the following statement about the actor and comedian’s charity legacy: More
SAG-AFTRA Rememebers Actor and SAG Life Achievement Recipient Sidney Poitier

SAG-AFTRA Rememebers Actor and SAG Life Achievement Recipient Sidney Poitier Jan 11, 2022

SAG-AFTRA mourns the loss of SAG Life Achievement Award recipient Sidney Poitier, who died last week at the age of 94. More
Morris Animal Foundation Remembers Betty White

Morris Animal Foundation Remembers Betty White Jan 10, 2022

Morris Animal Foundation is remembering the life and incredible impact of Betty White, President Emeritus, after news of her passing. White devoted her life to improving the lives of animals and was part of the Morris Animal Foundation family for over 50 years, supporting its mission to advance the health of animals around the world. More
Celebrity Moms, Michelle Obama Star in New PSA Encouraging Americans to Get Vaccinated

Celebrity Moms, Michelle Obama Star in New PSA Encouraging Americans to Get Vaccinated Dec 23, 2021

The Second City, the world’s premier brand in improvisation and sketch-based comedy entertainment and education, Made to Save, a national grassroots effort to ensure communities hardest hit by the pandemic have access to the COVID-19 vaccines and accurate, timely information and YourMomCares, a kids’ mental health and wellbeing nonprofit, released a new public service announcement featuring former First Lady Michelle Obama and celebrity moms that encourages parents and their children ages five through adulthood to get vaccinated now, particularly as omicron cases are on the rise. More
UNICEF Ambassadors, Supporters and World Leaders Commemorate 75 years of UNICEF

UNICEF Ambassadors, Supporters and World Leaders Commemorate 75 years of UNICEF Dec 22, 2021

Presidents, government ministers, senior United Nations leadership, UNICEF Ambassadors, partners, and children and young people gathered at events around the world to commemorate UNICEF’s 75th anniversary last week. More
Stephen Curry Drops Surprise NFT for Charity

Stephen Curry Drops Surprise NFT for Charity Dec 21, 2021

Three-time NBA champion and two-time MVP Stephen Curry dropped a surprise, first NFT collection last week, in conjunction with breaking the all-time NBA three-point record during the Golden State Warriors game against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night. More
Alyssa Milano Donates Birthday To ERA Coalition

Alyssa Milano Donates Birthday To ERA Coalition Dec 20, 2021

It was Alyssa Milano's birthday on December 19, and the star is asking fans to donate to the ERA Coalition. More
GLAAD Media Awards Ceremonies To Return In 2022

GLAAD Media Awards Ceremonies To Return In 2022 Dec 17, 2021

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, announced today that the GLAAD Media Awards will return to in-person ceremonies in New York City and Los Angeles in 2022 after being virtual in 2020 and 2021. More
The Hollywood Reporter Hosted Annual Women In Entertainment Breakfast Honoring Jennifer Aniston, Selma Blair

The Hollywood Reporter Hosted Annual Women In Entertainment Breakfast Honoring Jennifer Aniston, Selma Blair Dec 16, 2021

The Hollywood Reporter (THR) held its annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast last week, honoring Jennifer Aniston with the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award and Selma Blair with the Equity in Entertainment Award. The event coincided with the publication of The Hollywood Reporter’s annual Power 100 Women in Entertainment list, and celebrated the accomplishments of entertainment leaders and changemakers in Hollywood. More
Women’s Media Center Announces First WMC Exceptional Journalism Awards Recognizing Outstanding Journalism by Diverse Women Storytellers

Women’s Media Center Announces First WMC Exceptional Journalism Awards Recognizing Outstanding Journalism by Diverse Women Storytellers Dec 15, 2021

WOMEN’S MEDIA CENTER Co-Founders Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan, and Gloria Steinem, have announced that THE WOMEN’S MEDIA CENTER will host the first-ever WMC EXCEPTIONAL JOURNALISM AWARDS, recognizing outstanding journalism by diverse women storytellers. More
Stars Help Raise Over $2.4 million for EB Research Partnership

Stars Help Raise Over $2.4 million for EB Research Partnership Dec 14, 2021

On November 18, EB Research Partnership (EBRP) presented Venture Into Cures, an inspiring virtual event featuring moving stories about individuals and families living with Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB). More
Stars Attend UNICEF Blue Moon Gala

Stars Attend UNICEF Blue Moon Gala Dec 13, 2021

Stars of stage and screen joined more than 200 special guests at the UK Committee for UNICEF (UNICEF UK) inaugural Blue Moon Gala on Wednesday night, which took place at Outernet London. More
John Lithgow Reads his Magical Book for SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s Storyline Online

John Lithgow Reads his Magical Book for SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s Storyline Online Dec 10, 2021

Two-time Oscar nominee, three-time SAG Award winner and multiple Emmy-winner John Lithgow isn’t just an iconic performer — he’s also an author and the newest reader for the SAG-AFTRA Foundation's Storyline Online. More
Famous Faces Celebrate A Decade of Christmas Jumper Day

Famous Faces Celebrate A Decade of Christmas Jumper Day Dec 9, 2021

To celebrate ten years of Save the Children's Christmas Jumper Day, famous faces from across the nation have joined forces to amplify the urgent changes that children want to see in the world. More
Jane Goodall Will Zoom With Winner of Silent Auction Item

Jane Goodall Will Zoom With Winner of Silent Auction Item Dec 8, 2021

The Center for Great Apes, a private, non-profit sanctuary for orangutans and chimpanzees, has launched their 2021 Silent Auction, an annual fundraising event. More
Glenn Close and Bring Change To Mind's 9th Annual Revels & Revelations Raises $1 Million

Glenn Close and Bring Change To Mind's 9th Annual Revels & Revelations Raises $1 Million Dec 8, 2021

Glenn Close and the Bring Change 2 Mind (BC2M) Board of Directors hosted “Revels & Revelations 9,” a special celebration, which raised $1 million in support of teen mental health on Thursday, December 2, 2021 at City Winery in New York City. More
Stars Join Animals Asia to Save the Moon Bears

Stars Join Animals Asia to Save the Moon Bears Dec 7, 2021

Global superstars including Dame Judi Dench, Russell Crowe, Ricky Gervais, Sir Paul McCartney, Joaquin Phoenix, William Shatner and Richard Gere have come together to support Animals Asia taking a big step towards saving the Asiatic black bear (aka moon bear) species from extinction in Vietnam. More
Andrea Bocelli, David Foster and Katharine McPhee Perform at Prostate Cancer Foundation’s Annual New York Dinner

Andrea Bocelli, David Foster and Katharine McPhee Perform at Prostate Cancer Foundation’s Annual New York Dinner Dec 7, 2021

The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) 25th Annual New York Dinner took place at the Plaza Hotel in New York City. More
Glorify Announces $40M In Series A Funding From Kris Jenner, Michael Bublé, Michael Ovitz, Jason Derulo And More

Glorify Announces $40M In Series A Funding From Kris Jenner, Michael Bublé, Michael Ovitz, Jason Derulo And More Dec 6, 2021

Glorify, an app designed to help Christians strengthen their daily connection to God, today announced the closing of $40M in Series A funding led by a16z, with participation from SoftBank Latin America Fund, K5 Global and prominent individual investors including Kris Jenner, Corey Gamble, Michael Ovitz, Michael Bublé, Jason Derulo, the founders of Candy Crush and more. More
The Elders Call on African Leaders to Push for Urgent Ceasefire in Ethiopia

The Elders Call on African Leaders to Push for Urgent Ceasefire in Ethiopia Dec 3, 2021

The Elders today urged African leaders to intervene to stop the conflict in Ethiopia escalating into a regional crisis and an even worse humanitarian disaster. More
Love Music. Stop Cancer. campaign launches to benefit lifesaving mission of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Love Music. Stop Cancer. campaign launches to benefit lifesaving mission of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Dec 2, 2021

Launching today, dozens of popular artists and influencers such as Carrie Underwood, Lady A, Brett Eldredge, Carly Pearce, Kane Brown, Natalie Grant, Jonathan McReynolds, Mali Music, Jekalyn Carr, Banda MS and more will be rocking a new t-shirt with a colorful design and the powerful message Love Music. Stop Cancer. to raise awareness and support for kids with cancer and other catastrophic diseases at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. More