Star Trek Stars To Join Walk To End Pancreatic Cancer

Star Trek Stars To Join Walk To End Pancreatic Cancer Feb 22, 2023

Today, the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN) announced that Jonathan Frakes (“Picard,” “Star Trek: Strange New World” Season 2), Armin Shimerman (“Deep Space Nine”) and Kitty Swink – a 19-year pancreatic cancer survivor (“Deep Space Nine”) – are reuniting team “Trek Against Pancreatic Cancer” for PanCAN PurpleStride, the ultimate walk to end pancreatic cancer. More
Scooter Braun and Josh D'Amaro join the Make-A-Wish America National Board of Directors

Scooter Braun and Josh D'Amaro join the Make-A-Wish America National Board of Directors Feb 21, 2023

Make-A-Wish America has announced the addition of Scooter Braun, CEO and board member of HYBE America and founder of SB Projects, and Josh D’Amaro, chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products, to the national board of directors following the national board meeting on Feb. 3. More
Harry Lennix to be Honored at the 2023 HeartShare Spring Gala

Harry Lennix to be Honored at the 2023 HeartShare Spring Gala Feb 20, 2023

Dawn Saffayeh, President and Chief Executive Officer, HeartShare Human Services of New York, announced today that the 2023 HeartShare Spring Gala will take place on Wednesday, March 29th, at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. More
The Green Carpet Fashion Awards Defines and Sets Cultural Temperature For Huge Global Audience

The Green Carpet Fashion Awards Defines and Sets Cultural Temperature For Huge Global Audience Feb 17, 2023

The GCFA (Green Carpet Fashion Awards), co-chaired by Cate Blanchett, Quannah Chasinghorse, Viola Davis, Tom Ford, Simu Liu, and Simone Ashley will take place on March 9th at NeueHouse, uniting the power of fashion and entertainment for positive transformation. More
Basketball Legend Michael Jordan Makes Largest Individual Donation in Make-A-Wish History

Basketball Legend Michael Jordan Makes Largest Individual Donation in Make-A-Wish History Feb 16, 2023

Basketball legend Michael Jordan proves that it is better to give than to receive by making a record-setting donation of $10 million to Make-A-Wish America in honor of his 60th birthday on Feb. 17. More
A Night of Pride With GLAAD and NFL 2023

A Night of Pride With GLAAD and NFL 2023 Feb 15, 2023

Last week, GLAAD and the NFL hosted ‘A Night of Pride,’ sponsored by Smirnoff, at the Sheraton Downtown in Phoenix, AZ. More
Women In Film Announces 16th Annual WIF Oscar Party

Women In Film Announces 16th Annual WIF Oscar Party Feb 14, 2023

WIF (Women In Film, Los Angeles) announced today the 16th Annual WIF Oscar Party celebrating the 2023 women Oscar nominees, which will take place on Friday, March 10 at NeueHouse Hollywood. More
Elton John and David Furnish to Host 31st Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party

Elton John and David Furnish to Host 31st Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party Feb 13, 2023

The Elton John AIDS Foundation is pleased to announce Elton John and chairman of the Elton John AIDS Foundation David Furnish's return as hosts for the 31st annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party on Sunday, March 12, 2023. More
Kristin Chenoweth Shines In PSA Promoting Oklahoma's 988 Mental Health Lifeline

Kristin Chenoweth Shines In PSA Promoting Oklahoma's 988 Mental Health Lifeline Feb 10, 2023

The 988 Oklahoma Mental Health Lifeline will debut a commercial statewide during the highly-anticipated 2023 Big Game. More
Christina Aguilera, Bad Bunny, Jeremy Pope To Be Honored At 34th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

Christina Aguilera, Bad Bunny, Jeremy Pope To Be Honored At 34th Annual GLAAD Media Awards Feb 9, 2023

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, today announced that Grammy Award-winning music superstar Christina Aguilera will receive GLAAD’s Advocate for Change Award at the 34th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton on Thursday, March 30, 2022. More
Stars Lead Pre-Seed Funding For Statement Films, Powering The Future Of African Women Creatives

Stars Lead Pre-Seed Funding For Statement Films, Powering The Future Of African Women Creatives Feb 8, 2023

Statement Films – the women-led, data-driven entertainment startup – has announced that it has secured an initial three quarters of a million dollars of funding from an array of titans across Hollywood, Sports and Business, including Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Samuel L. Jackson, and LaTanya Richardson Jackson. More
Human Rights Campaign President Opens a New Chapter for HRC, Demanding Change, Equality and Liberation for All

Human Rights Campaign President Opens a New Chapter for HRC, Demanding Change, Equality and Liberation for All Feb 7, 2023

On Saturday evening, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) civil rights organization, hosted its Greater New York Dinner. More
Race to Erase MS Announces 30th Anniversary Gala in June

Race to Erase MS Announces 30th Anniversary Gala in June Feb 6, 2023

Race to Erase MS founder, Nancy Davis hosted a kick-off luncheon at Steak 48 to announce that the 30th anniversary of the Race to Erase MS Gala will take place on Friday, June 2, 2023 at the Fairmont Century Plaza in Los Angeles. More
Seventh Annual Blue Jacket Fashion Show Unites the Worlds of Fashion, Sports and Entertainment Against Prostate Cancer

Seventh Annual Blue Jacket Fashion Show Unites the Worlds of Fashion, Sports and Entertainment Against Prostate Cancer Feb 3, 2023

This week in New York City, the Blue Jacket Fashion Show founded by fashion designer Frederick Anderson and marketer, Laura Miller, united the worlds of fashion, entertainment, sports, and healthcare to drive an open dialogue about the impact of prostate cancer. More
Make-A-Wish Delivers the Ultimate Super Bowl LVII Experience for 17 Families

Make-A-Wish Delivers the Ultimate Super Bowl LVII Experience for 17 Families Feb 2, 2023

Super Bowl LVII represents a homecoming of sorts for the 17 children with critical illnesses whose wishes will be granted to go to the big game in Arizona where Make-A-Wish was founded in 1980 and continues to be headquartered. More
Josh Gad Shares Story of Grandfather's Holocaust Survival For Nonprofit If You Heard What I Heard

Josh Gad Shares Story of Grandfather's Holocaust Survival For Nonprofit If You Heard What I Heard Jan 31, 2023

Los Angeles based nonprofit, If You Heard What I Heard, is proud to announce the release of Josh Gad's interview as part of its digital story-telling collection to preserve Holocaust memory and make it relatable for today. Gad’s interview is one of 40 interviews in total and is the nonprofit’s first celebrity interview since launching in April, 2021. More
Human Rights Campaign to Honor Award-Winning Actress Ariana DeBose and Artist Kehinde Wiley at the 2023 Greater New York Dinner

Human Rights Campaign to Honor Award-Winning Actress Ariana DeBose and Artist Kehinde Wiley at the 2023 Greater New York Dinner Jan 30, 2023

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) – the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) civil rights organization – announced that it will honor Academy Award-winning actress Ariana DeBose with the HRC Visibility Award and artist Kehinde Wiley with the HRC National Equality Award at the 2023 Greater New York Dinner. More
10 Worst Zoos: Bill Maher, Sarah Silverman and Jorja Fox Call Out Elephant Cruelty

10 Worst Zoos: Bill Maher, Sarah Silverman and Jorja Fox Call Out Elephant Cruelty Jan 27, 2023

In Defense of Animals' respected annual list of the 10 Worst Zoos for Elephants in North America has exposed suffering caused by extreme lack of space, even at zoos which have expanded or updated their exhibits. More
Willie Geist, John D. Kemp, Jeanine Salvatore and Louis Salvatore to be Honored at the 2023 ADAPT Leadership Awards

Willie Geist, John D. Kemp, Jeanine Salvatore and Louis Salvatore to be Honored at the 2023 ADAPT Leadership Awards Jan 26, 2023

Edward R. Matthews, CEO of ADAPT Community Network, announced today the honorees for the ADAPT Leadership Awards, which will take place on Thursday, March 9th, 2023, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. The awards gala will support the important ongoing work of the non-profit organization. More
NFL Stars Advocate to End Abuse and Human Trafficking With It's a Penalty's Campaign

NFL Stars Advocate to End Abuse and Human Trafficking With It's a Penalty's Campaign Jan 24, 2023

Today, It’s a Penalty launched its 14th global campaign ahead of Super Bowl LVII focused on harnessing the power of sport to prevent abuse, exploitation and human trafficking. More
Seventh Annual Blue Jacket Fashion Show To Lead National Conversation About Prostate Cancer

Seventh Annual Blue Jacket Fashion Show To Lead National Conversation About Prostate Cancer Jan 20, 2023

The seventh annual Blue Jacket Fashion Show to continue elevating prostate cancer awareness will take place live on Wednesday, February 1, at Moonlight Studios in New York City. More
GLAAD Announces Nominees for the 34th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

GLAAD Announces Nominees for the 34th Annual GLAAD Media Awards Jan 19, 2023

GLAAD, the world’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, yesterday announced the nominees for the 34th Annual GLAAD Media Awards. More
Angelina Jolie Steps Down As UNHCR Special Refugee Envoy

Angelina Jolie Steps Down As UNHCR Special Refugee Envoy Jan 18, 2023

After more than 20 years of dedicated and committed work with the UN Refugee Agency advocating for the rights and protection of forcibly displaced people around the world, Angelina Jolie is moving on from her role as UNHCR's Special Envoy to engage on a broader set of humanitarian and human rights issues. More
Cate Blanchett, Viola Davis, Tom Ford to Co-Chair The Green Carpet Fashion Awards

Cate Blanchett, Viola Davis, Tom Ford to Co-Chair The Green Carpet Fashion Awards Jan 17, 2023

The Green Carpet Fashion Awards (GCFA) will debut in Los Angeles on March 8, 2023. More
Rosanna Scotto and Jim Kerr to Co-Host the 2023 HeartShare Spring Gala

Rosanna Scotto and Jim Kerr to Co-Host the 2023 HeartShare Spring Gala Jan 16, 2023

Dawn Saffayeh, President and Chief Executive Officer, HeartShare Human Services of New York, announced today that the 2023 HeartShare Spring Gala will take place on Wednesday, March 29th, 2023, at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. More
Danny Trejo Stars in New PSA to Combat Deadly Counterfeit Medicine and Drugs Sold Online

Danny Trejo Stars in New PSA to Combat Deadly Counterfeit Medicine and Drugs Sold Online Jan 13, 2023

Safe.Pharmacy, a website dedicated to protecting individuals with safe medication tools and resources, is announcing today its first PSA aimed at combating counterfeit medications. More
Stars to Attend the 2023 ADAPT Leadership Awards on March 9th in New York City

Stars to Attend the 2023 ADAPT Leadership Awards on March 9th in New York City Jan 12, 2023

Edward R. Matthews, CEO of ADAPT Community Network, announced today that the ADAPT Leadership Awards will take place on Thursday, March 9th, 2023, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. More
Organizations from Around the World Call on South Africa to Reject New Bill Decriminalizing the Sex Trade

Organizations from Around the World Call on South Africa to Reject New Bill Decriminalizing the Sex Trade Jan 10, 2023

Nearly 2,000 sex trade survivors, women’s and human rights advocates, anti-trafficking organizations, frontline service providers, and concerned individuals from over 60 countries signed an open letter urging the South African government to reject the Bill proposed by the Minister and Deputy Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Ronald Lamola and John Jeffery, respectively. More
Angélique Kidjo Visits Bénin

Angélique Kidjo Visits Bénin Dec 21, 2022

UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Angélique Kidjo returned to her home country Bénin last week to meet children and young people impacted by the spillover of violence from the Sahel crisis and climate change in the region. More
Stars Release Call for a Global Agreement to Protect 80% of the Amazon Rainforest by 2025 at COP15

Stars Release Call for a Global Agreement to Protect 80% of the Amazon Rainforest by 2025 at COP15 Dec 19, 2022

Last week, at the UN Convention on Biodiversity’s 15th Conference of the Parties (COP15) in Montreal, Canada, a group of international organizations and artists released a powerful video appealing to the global community in solidarity with Indigenous peoples and allies of the Amazon calling for respect for Indigenous rights, recognition of Indigenous territories, and a global agreement for the permanent protection of 80% of the Amazon rainforest by 2025. More