Ban Ki-moon And Bono Speak At Conference In Canada

Ban Ki-moon And Bono Speak At Conference In Canada Sep 21, 2016

Praising The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria as a model of partnership that brings together people and development partners, governments, civil society, the private sector and people affected by diseases, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon last week said such broad cooperation is also the key to achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals. More
Terry Crews Accepts $10,000 Donation On Behalf Of Flint Water Crisis Ministry

Terry Crews Accepts $10,000 Donation On Behalf Of Flint Water Crisis Ministry Sep 20, 2016

Actor and former NFL player Terry Crews recently accepted a $10,000 donation from Inspired By Media Group on behalf of Flint water crisis ministry Perfecting Community Development. More
Robin Roberts To Receive Point Foundation Courage Award

Robin Roberts To Receive Point Foundation Courage Award Sep 20, 2016

Point Foundation (Point) will honor Good Morning America Anchor Robin Roberts with the Point Courage Award at the organization’s annual Point Honors Los Angeles gala October 1. More
Kiehl's And OCRFA LifeRide Finale Event To Honor Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

Kiehl's And OCRFA LifeRide Finale Event To Honor Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month Sep 20, 2016

Maintaining its mission of philanthropy, Kiehl’s Since 1851, the venerable New York-based purveyor of fine quality skin and hair care, continues to expand its LifeRide motorcycle project and will ride through Los Angeles this September in honor of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month to support the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance. More
Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins RiseUp AS ONE

Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins RiseUp AS ONE Sep 20, 2016

Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America, and the Fusion Media Group (FMG), a division of UCI serving the rising American mainstream, has announced the addition of Lin-Manuel Miranda to the list of notable honorary co-chairs for ‘RiseUp AS ONE’ (#RiseUpAsOne) – a two-day celebration of music, diversity and unity which will take place on October 14 and 15. More
Jordin Sparks Helps Reading Is Fundamental Celebrate 50 Years

Jordin Sparks Helps Reading Is Fundamental Celebrate 50 Years Sep 20, 2016

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the nation’s largest children’s literacy organization, celebrated its 50th anniversary of inspiring children to read, learn and grow by hosting a virtual birthday party at Amidon-Bowen Elementary School in Washington, D.C. More
Eddie Vedder Joins Concert Across America To End Gun Violence

Eddie Vedder Joins Concert Across America To End Gun Violence Sep 20, 2016

Organizers of the Concert Across America to End Gun Violence have announced that Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam has joined the lineup for the nationwide concert’s headliner event at New York’s Beacon Theatre on September 25 – the Congressionally-designated date to remember murder victims. More
Ben Stiller Helps Hand Over Global Refugee Petition

Ben Stiller Helps Hand Over Global Refugee Petition Sep 19, 2016

Days ahead of a landmark international summit on refugees and migrants, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, last week delivered an unprecedented petition in support of refugees. More
Elton John AIDS Foundation To Honor United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

Elton John AIDS Foundation To Honor United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Sep 19, 2016

On Wednesday, November 2, 2016, the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) will host its 15th annual An Enduring Vision gala at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. More
Stars Attend MPTF's 10th Annual Evening Before Event

Stars Attend MPTF's 10th Annual Evening Before Event Sep 19, 2016

Television’s biggest night took place in Century City, CA Saturday, September 17th, where the entertainment industry came together for the 10th annual “Evening Before” party, benefitting MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund). More
Stars And Leaders Attend Final Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting

Stars And Leaders Attend Final Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting Sep 19, 2016

On September 19-21, President Bill Clinton and Clinton Foundation Vice Chair Chelsea Clinton will host the 12th and final Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting in New York City. More
Farm Aid 2016 Showcases Powerful Community Partnerships That Support Good Food From Family Farms

Farm Aid 2016 Showcases Powerful Community Partnerships That Support Good Food From Family Farms Sep 19, 2016

Recognizing that severe economic conditions threaten commodity farmers across the country, Farm Aid 2016, which took place on Saturday at Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow, emphasized how collaboration and innovative problem-solving can strengthen food systems and family farmer livelihoods. More
Tech Billionaires Donate Large To Cancer Research

Tech Billionaires Donate Large To Cancer Research Sep 19, 2016

In May, American billionaire Larry Ellison of Oracle origins announced his $200 million donation to a new cancer research center. More
Celebrities Attend Voices For The Voiceless Stars For Foster Kids Event

Celebrities Attend Voices For The Voiceless Stars For Foster Kids Event Sep 16, 2016

Darren Criss, Rosie Perez, Megan Hilty, Chita Rivera, Gloria Gaynor, Sherri Saum, and Stephanie Mills were just a few of the many supporters who attended and performed at last night’s 2nd Annual Voices for the Voiceless: Stars For Foster Kids event presented by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley. More
Kathy Griffin To Open Best In Drag Show 2016

Kathy Griffin To Open Best In Drag Show 2016 Sep 16, 2016

Best In Drag Show — the fabulous and long-running annual fundraiser for Aid For AIDS, a program of Alliance for Healing and Housing — has announced that Emmy and Grammy Award winner Kathy Griffin will open this year’s festivities. More
Tamsen Fadal To Host 10th Annual Moving Families Forward Gala

Tamsen Fadal To Host 10th Annual Moving Families Forward Gala Sep 16, 2016

Lois Braverman, President & CEO, Ackerman Institute for the Family announced today the honorees and host for the 10th annual Moving Families Forward gala to take place at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel on Monday, October 24th in New York City. More
Revlon To Host Annual Philanthropic Luncheon

Revlon To Host Annual Philanthropic Luncheon Sep 16, 2016

Revlon will hold their annual philanthropic luncheon at Chateau Marmont on September 27, in support of women’s health. More
John Legend's Lessons Learned From #FreeAmerica

John Legend's Lessons Learned From #FreeAmerica Sep 16, 2016

In 2015, music artist John Legend began a “nationwide listening and learning tour”, visiting actors on both sides of the prison fence to properly examine what he calls the USA’s “prison problem”, which includes mass incarceration and a so-called school-to-prison pipeline. More
Art Of The Brain Celebrates 17th Anniversary Gala For Brain Cancer Research

Art Of The Brain Celebrates 17th Anniversary Gala For Brain Cancer Research Sep 16, 2016

On Saturday, September 17 beginning at 6:30 PM at UCLA’s Schoenberg Hall and Plaza, 445 Charles E. Young Drive, East, Los Angeles, CA 90024, Art of the Brain, (AOB) an unprecedented organization of “Brain Buddies,” brain cancer patients and families who celebrate art, creativity and life undefeated by brain cancer, will enjoy its 17th anniversary Gala. More
Ricky Gervais Urges Public To Support ADI Bid To Save African Lions

Ricky Gervais Urges Public To Support ADI Bid To Save African Lions Sep 15, 2016

Hollywood superstar Ricky Gervais has launched an urgent appeal for members of the public to get behind Animal Defenders International (ADI) and stand up for African lions, at this month’s CITES conference (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species) in Johannesburg. More
Star-Studded Evening Raises $1.25 Million In Support Of Artists For Peace And Justice

Star-Studded Evening Raises $1.25 Million In Support Of Artists For Peace And Justice Sep 15, 2016

An impressive 1.25 million dollars was raised at the annual Bovet 1822 Artists for Peace and Justice (APJ) Festival Fair presented at Casa Loma. More
The Huffington Post Launches Video Series: Celebs Have Issues

The Huffington Post Launches Video Series: Celebs Have Issues Sep 15, 2016

HuffPost Originals announced today the launch of “Celebs Have Issues”, an original video series aimed at solving the world’s problems one comedy sketch at a time. More
Olivia Wilde Helps Launch Revlon's 2nd Annual LOVE IS ON Million Dollar Challenge

Olivia Wilde Helps Launch Revlon's 2nd Annual LOVE IS ON Million Dollar Challenge Sep 15, 2016

This week kicks off Revlon’s 2nd Annual LOVE IS ON Million Dollar Challenge, the company’s groundbreaking women’s health crowd-funding competition. The Challenge was created to generate donations for charities dedicated to women’s health issues and empower organizations that are making a real difference in women’s lives. After experiencing the positive impact last year’s Challenge had on so many charities, Revlon has expanded the Challenge this year to include — and support — even more women’s health-related causes. More
Sully Film Features Red Cross Volunteers

Sully Film Features Red Cross Volunteers Sep 15, 2016

The American Red Cross is proud to be featured in SULLY, the newly released film featuring the “Miracle on the Hudson” and the aftermath experienced by hero pilot Captain Chelsley “Sully” Sullenberger. More
JSSI Proudly Co-Sponsors Voices Of Haiti Choir With The Andrea Bocelli Foundation

JSSI Proudly Co-Sponsors Voices Of Haiti Choir With The Andrea Bocelli Foundation Sep 15, 2016

Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI) is pleased to provide a roundtrip flight on a Boeing Business Jet to bring the children and teachers of the Voices of Haiti Choir to New York City for a week of concerts with Andrea Bocelli. More
Shailene Woodley Brings Native American Water Protector To Snowden Premiere

Shailene Woodley Brings Native American Water Protector To Snowden Premiere Sep 15, 2016

Earlier this week, actress Shailene Woodley brought a guest with her the premiere of her upcoming film, “Snowden.” More
Stars Help BGC Charity Day Raise Over $12 Million

Stars Help BGC Charity Day Raise Over $12 Million Sep 15, 2016

BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) (“BGC Partners” or “BGC”), a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, announced today that BGC, together with its affiliate Cantor Fitzgerald, raised approximately $12 million for charities around the world, at the companies’ 12th annual Charity Day on Monday, September 12, 2016. More
Ewan McGregor To Be Honored With Britannia Humanitarian Award

Ewan McGregor To Be Honored With Britannia Humanitarian Award Sep 14, 2016

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA Los Angeles) is pleased to announce it will honor actor-director Ewan McGregor, OBE, with the Britannia Humanitarian Award at this year’s British Academy Britannia Awards. More
Starlight Children's Foundation To Host Dream Halloween 2016

Starlight Children's Foundation To Host Dream Halloween 2016 Sep 14, 2016

Starlight Children's Foundation will host LA’s iconic Dream Halloween costume party and fundraiser at the historic Park Plaza in downtown Los Angeles on October 22, 2016. More
Celebrities And Activists: South Korea's Cruel Dog Meat Trade Must End

Celebrities And Activists: South Korea's Cruel Dog Meat Trade Must End Sep 14, 2016

During a Westminster Hall debate this week, Britain’s MPs called for an end to South Korea’s cruel factory farming of dogs for human consumption. More