Celebrities Getting into the Spirit with #GivingTuesday
It’s Giving Tuesday, and people everywhere are giving back to their communities and the wider world.
Twitter is a popular choice for spreading the message of giving, with some celebrities offering prizes to their fans. Lady Gaga'sBorn This Way Foundation posted, “Fun fact: Every donation you make to our co-founder @LadyGaga’s #GivingTuesday Facebook fundraiser enters you to win a Be Kind shirt signed by Lady Gaga!”
On Sunday, December 13, a spectacular cast including Pete Davidson, Ellie Kemper, Ed Asner, Maude Apatow, Carol Kane, Vanessa Williams, Chris Williams, Mia Farrow, Ed Begley Jr., Diedrich Bader, BD Wong, Bill Pullman and Richard Kind performed a live table read of the holiday classic “It’s a Wonderful Life,” directed by Victor Nelli, Jr.
The Elders today expressed concern that the severe famine and humanitarian crisis in Yemen will be worsened by the US Government’s designation of one of the parties in the conflict as terrorists.