Jason Mraz Launches Charity Foundation

Jason Mraz Launches Charity Foundation Dec 6, 2011

Atlantic recording artist Jason Mraz has announced the establishment of the Jason Mraz Foundation, devoted to supporting a number of charities for which he has been a dedicated and impassioned advocate. More
Alec Baldwin And Meryl Streep Attend Christopher Reeve Foundation Gala

Alec Baldwin And Meryl Streep Attend Christopher Reeve Foundation Gala Dec 5, 2011

The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation hosted its annual star-studded A Magical Evening fundraising gala on Wednesday, November 30th at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. More
George Clooney's Signed Jacket Up For Auction To Benefit RFK Center

George Clooney's Signed Jacket Up For Auction To Benefit RFK Center Dec 5, 2011

Celebrities spanning the worlds of politics, sports and entertainment have joined together for The Robert F. Kennedy Center's annual Ripple of Hope Holiday Auction. More
Stars To Attend Andrea Bocelli Foundation Launch

Stars To Attend Andrea Bocelli Foundation Launch Dec 5, 2011

The world’s highest selling solo classical musician, Andrea Bocelli, will launch the Andrea Bocelli Foundation with a star-studded event produced by Jo Champa and Studiomusica and presented by the Grammy Museum Foundation on December 9. More
Stars Celebrate Babies With March Of Dimes

Stars Celebrate Babies With March Of Dimes Dec 5, 2011

The 6th Annual March Of Dimes Celebration Of Babies awards luncheon which was held on Friday, December 2, 2011 at the Beverly Hills Hotel raised nearly $1 million. More
Stars Donate To Westland School Charity Auction

Stars Donate To Westland School Charity Auction Dec 5, 2011

A host of stars have donated items and once-in-a-lifetime experiences to a great new auction on CharityFolks.com to benefit Westland School. More
Rugby Star Donates Underwear To Celebrity Charity Auction

Rugby Star Donates Underwear To Celebrity Charity Auction Dec 5, 2011

A signed pair of World Champion rugby star and All Black Dan Carter’s Jockey underwear and the sweaty singlet studded with Swarovski crystals Richard Simmons wore in Air New Zealand’s safety video are amongst more than 100 items up for grabs in Air New Zealand’s annual Kids @ Christmas charity auction at www.sella.co.nz. More
Morgan Spurlock Goes Mo-less For Charity

Morgan Spurlock Goes Mo-less For Charity Dec 5, 2011

Movember, the month long charity event that asks participants to grow a moustache for 30 days to raise funds and awareness for prostate cancer and other men’s health issues, held its annual gala party on Friday night at Roseland Ballroom in Manhattan. More
Rashida Jones: Two Rescue Gifts I'm Giving This Year

Rashida Jones: Two Rescue Gifts I'm Giving This Year Dec 5, 2011

Actress and International Rescue Committee voice Rashida Jones wrote recently about her charitable holiday plans. More
Stars Wish Macmillan Cancer Care A Happy 100th Birthday

Stars Wish Macmillan Cancer Care A Happy 100th Birthday Dec 2, 2011

Leading cancer care charity Macmillan Cancer Support recently asked its celebrity supporters – including Kylie Minogue, Keira Knightley, Sting, Alesha Dixon, Joanna Lumley, James Corden, Anna Friel and Seth Rogen – to share their 100th birthday wishes in a short film 100 Years Of Macmillan: A Birthday Tribute. More
Celebrity Charity Gifts That Give Twice

Celebrity Charity Gifts That Give Twice Dec 2, 2011

Looking for a gift to top all gifts this holiday season? Leading charity auction site charitybuzz.com is offering access to hundreds of once-in-a-lifetime celebrity experiences. More
Annie Lennox Launches SING Campaign Charity Auction

Annie Lennox Launches SING Campaign Charity Auction Dec 2, 2011

Annie Lennox has launched this year’s SING Campaign eBay auction. More
Alec Baldwin To Be Honored By People For The American Way

Alec Baldwin To Be Honored By People For The American Way Dec 2, 2011

The People For The American Way Foundation will be holding its 30th Anniversary Celebration next week, and will be honoring longtime board member Alec Baldwin. More
Tenor Alfie Boe Named As Charity Ambassador

Tenor Alfie Boe Named As Charity Ambassador Dec 2, 2011

Alfie Boe – the sensational opera tenor – has announced that he has taken on a role as an official ambassador for Nordoff Robbins. More
NFL Star Launches Giving Assistant App

NFL Star Launches Giving Assistant App Dec 2, 2011

NFL star Adrian Peterson and his All Day Foundation will make the holiday shopping experience more meaningful with the debut of a revolutionary new browser app called the GIVING ASSISTANT, which directs funds raised in online shopping to programs that support youth, build self-esteem, promote healthy lifestyles and prevent gang involvement. The GIVING ASSISTANT is a free download powered by GlobalMojo, a socially conscious technology company based in Seattle and San Francisco. More
Zooey Deschanel's She And Him Included On Celebrity Charity Album

Zooey Deschanel's She And Him Included On Celebrity Charity Album Dec 2, 2011

A new celebrity charity album has been released for a good cause just in time for Christmas. More
Grammy Nominees Album To Benefit Charity

Grammy Nominees Album To Benefit Charity Dec 2, 2011

The Recording Academy’s GRAMMY Recordings and Universal Republic Records have joined forces to release the 2012 GRAMMY Nominees album on Jan. 24, 2012. More
Richard Branson's Charity To Distribute 100,000 Condoms In South Africa

Richard Branson's Charity To Distribute 100,000 Condoms In South Africa Dec 1, 2011

Richard Branson's Virgin Unite will help people in the fight against the spread of HIV AIDS this week by distributing 100,000 free condoms to the Bhubezi and Ndlovu Clinics in the Bushbuckridge area in the Mpumalanga province in South Africa, one of the most impoverished rural areas of South African, where an estimated 20% of the 500,000 people in the community are HIV positive. More
Annie Lennox Backs Charity Campaign On World AIDS Day

Annie Lennox Backs Charity Campaign On World AIDS Day Dec 1, 2011

Eight in ten young people know that HIV cannot be transmitted by sharing a drink with someone who is HIV positive, yet three quarters say they still wouldn’t do it. Common myths and negative attitudes towards young people with HIV can leave many feeling alienated, alone and stigmatized. More
Bill And Chelsea Clinton To Host Millennium Network Event

Bill And Chelsea Clinton To Host Millennium Network Event Dec 1, 2011

The Fray will be special musical guest at next week’s Clinton Foundation Millennium Network event on Thursday, December 8, at Terminal 5 in New York City. More
Keep Warm With Scarlett Johansson For Charity

Keep Warm With Scarlett Johansson For Charity Dec 1, 2011

More than a million people will be diagnosed with cancer this year. In an effort to help make a difference, Neff, a leading active lifestyle brand, announced today that they are partnering with actress Scarlett Johansson to raise money for City of Hope — one of the nation’s leading cancer research, treatment and education centers—in a project called, “Neff Hope”. The initiative has a simple mission: to raise awareness and funds for cancer research. More
Hugh Jackman And Mariah Carey Join Made With Pencils Celebrity Charity Campaign

Hugh Jackman And Mariah Carey Join Made With Pencils Celebrity Charity Campaign Dec 1, 2011

This holiday season, Pencils of Promise (PoP), a nonprofit whose mission is to build schools in the developing world, is launching their Made with Pencils campaign. The Made with Pencils campaign allows the world’s leading cultural curators and artistic minds to produce original works made from pencils that will be auctioned off to build new schools. More
Slash And Ozzy Feature In Gibson GuitarTown Charity Auction

Slash And Ozzy Feature In Gibson GuitarTown Charity Auction Dec 1, 2011

Gibson GuitarTown on The Sunset Strip, administered by the Gibson Foundation, is completing its yearlong “tour” of the boulevard and has announced the art guitars will be auctioned for charity on December 3, 2011, at Julien’s Auctions Beverly Hills Gallery (9665 Wilshire Blvd.) beginning at 2 p.m. More
Ke$ha Wants You To Be A Street Dog Defender

Ke$ha Wants You To Be A Street Dog Defender Dec 1, 2011

Ke$ha has posted a special message for her fans, asking them to be Street Dog Defenders after witnessing a horrific case of animal abuse. More
Amy Winehouse's Dress Sold For Charity

Amy Winehouse's Dress Sold For Charity Dec 1, 2011

The iconic dress worn by Amy Winehouse on the cover of her Back To Black album has been sold for £43,200 at an auction in London, with the proceeds going to the Amy Winehouse Foundation. More
The Killers Release Annual Christmas Charity Single

The Killers Release Annual Christmas Charity Single Dec 1, 2011

Every year since 2006, The Killers have released an annual Christmas single for (RED) – featuring collaborations with Elton John, Pet Shop Boys’ Neil Tennant, and Mariachi El Bronx – with proceeds from the sale of the songs going to fight AIDS. And this year is no exception! More
Ne-Yo And Swizz Beatz To Attend Songs Of Hope VII

Ne-Yo And Swizz Beatz To Attend Songs Of Hope VII Dec 1, 2011

Ne-Yo, Skylar Grey, Sara Bareilles, Swizz Beatz, Desmond Child, Mark Mothersbaugh (co-founder and lead singer of Devo), and other music and entertainment industry giants committed to fighting cancer and other life-threatening diseases will tonight take part in Songs of Hope VII, a special event and silent auction presented by Esquire that supports lifesaving research at City of Hope. More
Ellen Pompeo Helps Foster Kids Cook Holiday Meal

Ellen Pompeo Helps Foster Kids Cook Holiday Meal Dec 1, 2011

Grey’s Anatomy star Ellen Pompeo recently mentored 18-year-olds who have “aged out” of the Los Angeles County foster care system by helping them learn how to prepare a holiday meal. More
Michael Douglas: Ban All Nuclear Weapons, Forever

Michael Douglas: Ban All Nuclear Weapons, Forever Nov 30, 2011

Oscar-winning actor and producer Michael Douglas is well known for his commitment to nuclear disarmament. Now he has teamed up with the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization on a series of austere but powerful TV spots aimed at raising support for the Treaty. More
Vera Lynn Speaks Out Over Cruel Foie Gras

Vera Lynn Speaks Out Over Cruel Foie Gras Nov 30, 2011

Beloved by British troops for her outdoor concerts during World War II, Dame Vera Lynn now has a whole new flock of fans after penning a letter on behalf of PETA UK to Beverley Aspinall, managing director of Fortnum & Mason, asking her to stop the sale of the vile food product foie gras in the store. More