Gates Foundation Commits $2.1 Billion to Advance Gender Equality Globally

Gates Foundation Commits $2.1 Billion to Advance Gender Equality Globally Jul 6, 2021

As part of the Generation Equality Forum convened by UN Women and co-hosted by the governments of Mexico and France, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation today announced a commitment of $2.1 billion over the next five years to advance women’s economic empowerment, strengthen women and girls’ health and family planning, and accelerate women’s leadership. More
Stars Stand Up And Shout For Ronnie James Dio's Birthday

Stars Stand Up And Shout For Ronnie James Dio's Birthday Jul 5, 2021

STAND UP AND SHOUT FOR RONNIE JAMES DIO’S BIRTHDAY, Saturday, July 10 global virtual concert produced by Rolling Live Studios, has added a wealth of talent to the already star-studded lineup that will bring together unusual musical pairings for one-of-a-kind performances, special birthday messages and artist interviews. More
Nile Rodgers' We Are Family Foundation Announces the 2021 Youth To The Front Fund Frontliners

Nile Rodgers' We Are Family Foundation Announces the 2021 Youth To The Front Fund Frontliners Jul 2, 2021

Committed to fighting systemic racism, inequality and injustice, Nile Rodgers' We Are Family Foundation (WAFF) is honored to announce the 2021 Youth To The Front Fund “Frontliners”, representing 10 states in the USA and 9 countries on 5 continents. More
Celebrities join Stella McCartney and Humane Society International Campaign to End Fur Cruelty in Fashion

Celebrities join Stella McCartney and Humane Society International Campaign to End Fur Cruelty in Fashion Jul 1, 2021

A host of celebrities and influencers from the world of music, film, fashion and photography have joined forces with iconic British designer Stella McCartney and global animal protection organisation Humane Society International to call for a global end to fur cruelty. More
Nile Rodgers, Dave Matthews, Darius Rucker Perform At Inaugural Juneteenth UnityFest

Nile Rodgers, Dave Matthews, Darius Rucker Perform At Inaugural Juneteenth UnityFest Jun 30, 2021

On Saturday, June 19, the inaugural Juneteenth Unityfest presented by the Robert Randolph Foundation brought together a star-studded lineup of artists, influencers, activists and sponsors for a virtual festival. More
Black AIDS Institute Releases Juneteenth Conversation with Billy Porter

Black AIDS Institute Releases Juneteenth Conversation with Billy Porter Jun 30, 2021

Black AIDS Institute (BAI), the nation’s only Black HIV organization focused on ending HIV and stigma in Black communities, released a Juneteenth conversation with celebrity Billy Porter about how his recent HIV disclosure has freed him from shame. More
Stars Attend Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project's Fast And Furious Event

Stars Attend Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project's Fast And Furious Event Jun 29, 2021

Academy Award winning actress and UN Messenger of Peace, Charlize Theron hosted an event benefitting The Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project (CTAOP) at Universal Studios Backlot on Saturday night. More
Change The World With Every Search At Trueheart

Change The World With Every Search At Trueheart Jun 28, 2021

The Trueheart social impact search engine, which launched globally last week and was created by the married dynamic duo Amy and Scott Malin, is poised to disrupt philanthropy. Users will change the world with every search. More
Stars In The House To Celebrate $1 MILLION Raised for The Actors Fund With Live IN-PERSON Show

Stars In The House To Celebrate $1 MILLION Raised for The Actors Fund With Live IN-PERSON Show Jun 25, 2021

There’s no business like show business, and if anyone has proven that over the past 16 months, it is “Stars In The House” co-hosts Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley! More
Vanessa Williams to Host America's Independence Day Celebration, A CAPITOL FOURTH

Vanessa Williams to Host America's Independence Day Celebration, A CAPITOL FOURTH Jun 24, 2021

Capital Concerts has announced the 41st annual A CAPITOL FOURTH, America’s Independence Day celebration on PBS, will be hosted by multi-platinum recording artist and star of television, film and the Broadway stage Vanessa Williams. More
Stars To Join Soccer Aid For UNICEF 2021

Stars To Join Soccer Aid For UNICEF 2021 Jun 23, 2021

James Arthur, Tom Grennan, Fara Williams, Micah Richards, Gary Neville and Paul Scholes were today announced as taking part in Soccer Aid for UNICEF 2021 – the first time they have been part of the world’s biggest celebrity-charity football match. More
The Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement and HFC Announce First Annual Brain it On: 2021

The Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement and HFC Announce First Annual Brain it On: 2021 Jun 22, 2021

The Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement (WAM) has joined forces with HFC for the first annual Brain it On event taking place June 24. More
Sheryl Crow To Join Foundation Fighting Blindness Virtual Gala Night for Sight

Sheryl Crow To Join Foundation Fighting Blindness Virtual Gala Night for Sight Jun 22, 2021

The Foundation Fighting Blindness, the world’s leading organization committed to finding treatments and cures for blinding retinal diseases, presents a one night only virtual experience, Night for Sight, with a special performance by American music icon and nine-time Grammy winner Sheryl Crow. More
Angelina Jolie Marks World Refugee Day 2021

Angelina Jolie Marks World Refugee Day 2021 Jun 21, 2021

UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie spoke from Burkina Faso to mark World Refugee Day over the weekend. More
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom Deliver Message From The Future

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom Deliver Message From The Future Jun 18, 2021

In a broadcast from a dystopian future set in 2055, Grammy Award-winning artist Katy Perry and actor Orlando Bloom issue a dire warning for Americans about the future of democracy if Congress does not pass the For The People Act. More
Jurassic Quest And Ryan Seacrest Foundation Collaborate To Bring Exclusive Prehistoric-Themed Experiences To Kids

Jurassic Quest And Ryan Seacrest Foundation Collaborate To Bring Exclusive Prehistoric-Themed Experiences To Kids Jun 18, 2021

Jurassic Quest, the nation’s largest and most realistic dinosaur adventure, will team up with the Ryan Seacrest Foundation to bring exclusive dinosaur-themed experiences to children at pediatric hospitals throughout the country. More
Alison Sweeney to Serve as Spokesperson for American Humane's National Pups4Patriots 5K

Alison Sweeney to Serve as Spokesperson for American Humane's National Pups4Patriots 5K Jun 17, 2021

American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, has announced that Alison Sweeney, award-winning actress, producer, author and TV host, will serve as the national spokesperson for its virtual Pups4Patriots 5K, taking place this Fourth of July weekend. More
Molly Sims and Scott Stuber Honored for Commitment to Improving the Health of Families Worldwide

Molly Sims and Scott Stuber Honored for Commitment to Improving the Health of Families Worldwide Jun 16, 2021

Actress-advocate Molly Sims and her husband, Scott Stuber, Global Head of Netflix Films, and Heidi Murkoff, author and creator of What to Expect When You’re Expecting, the world’s most popular pregnancy and parenting brand, and her husband and life partner, Erik, turned the spotlight on parents worldwide who face agonizing decisions to keep their children safe and healthy. More
Lin-Manuel Miranda to Receive NAB Leadership Foundation Service to America Leadership Award

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Receive NAB Leadership Foundation Service to America Leadership Award Jun 16, 2021

Award-winning artist Lin-Manuel Miranda will receive the 2021 Service to America Leadership Award from the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Leadership Foundation for his advocacy and support for the Latino community and the arts. More
Megan Thee Stallion to Provide Full-Ride Scholarship for Student to Attend Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment

Megan Thee Stallion to Provide Full-Ride Scholarship for Student to Attend Roc Nation School of Music, Sports & Entertainment Jun 15, 2021

Grammy Award-winning musician and entrepreneur Megan Thee Stallion has announced plans to provide a full-tuition, four-year scholarship for a student looking to pursue their education at the Roc Nation School of Music, Sports and Entertainment at Long Island University. More
The Elders: The UN and AU Must Act Now to Prevent Famine and End Atrocities in Tigray, Ethiopia

The Elders: The UN and AU Must Act Now to Prevent Famine and End Atrocities in Tigray, Ethiopia Jun 15, 2021

The Elders today called on the UN Security Council and the African Union to take urgent steps to address the unfolding humanitarian and human rights crisis in Tigray, Ethiopia, which poses a clear threat to regional peace and security in the Horn of Africa. More
Jane Goodall Awarded for Lifetime of Service to Animals at Star-Studded Gala Benefiting Mercy For Animals

Jane Goodall Awarded for Lifetime of Service to Animals at Star-Studded Gala Benefiting Mercy For Animals Jun 14, 2021

On Thursday evening nearly 1,000 animal advocates watched actors and activists Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara present the Hope Award to Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and U.N. messenger of peace, at the Mercy For Animals virtual Hope Gala hosted by NAACP Image Award winner, actress, and vegan foodie Tabitha Brown (Showtime’s The Chi). More
SUMMER REDISCOV(RED): A Digital Festival To Fight COVID

SUMMER REDISCOV(RED): A Digital Festival To Fight COVID Jun 11, 2021

(RED) today unveiled plans for SUMMER REDISCOVE, a digital festival for fans of gaming, music, food, health, wellness, learning, merch, and more. More
Joe Walsh Collaborates With Amjad Ali Khan On "Prayers" Inspired By Frontline Workers And Social Justice Groups

Joe Walsh Collaborates With Amjad Ali Khan On "Prayers" Inspired By Frontline Workers And Social Justice Groups Jun 10, 2021

Available this week, a three song EP titled Prayers, featuring a collaboration of multi-GRAMMY award winning singer, songwriter and producer Joe Walsh and preeminent classical Sarod virtuoso and composer Amjad Ali Khan. More
28th Annual Race to Erase MS Gala Raises Over $1.4 Million

28th Annual Race to Erase MS Gala Raises Over $1.4 Million Jun 9, 2021

On Friday, June 4, Multiple Sclerosis (MS) advocate and Center Without Walls founder Nancy Davis welcomed guests to the Rose Bowl for the 28th Annual Race to Erase MS Gala: Drive-In to Erase MS. More
Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara to Present Hope Award to Dr. Jane Goodall at Mercy For Animals’ Hope Gala

Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara to Present Hope Award to Dr. Jane Goodall at Mercy For Animals’ Hope Gala Jun 8, 2021

On June 10 actors and activists Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara will present the Hope Award to Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and U.N. messenger of peace, at the Mercy For Animals Hope Gala hosted by NAACP Image Award winner, actress, and vegan foodie Tabitha Brown (Showtime’s The Chi). More
100 Former Prime Ministers and Presidents Demand G7 Vaccinate Poorer Countries

100 Former Prime Ministers and Presidents Demand G7 Vaccinate Poorer Countries Jun 8, 2021

230 world leaders, including 100 former prime ministers, presidents and foreign ministers have issued an emotional plea calling on the G7 to pay for vaccinating the world against Covid-19. More
The Unusual Suspects Theatre Company Launches 2nd Annual CREATE-A-THON Fundraiser

The Unusual Suspects Theatre Company Launches 2nd Annual CREATE-A-THON Fundraiser Jun 7, 2021

The Unusual Suspects Theatre Company (US), a non-profit 501c3 arts-based social justice organization, is hosting its 2nd Annual Virtually UnUSual Create-A-Thon community fundraiser starting June 1st through June 30th. More
Jason Momoa Takes A Stand Against Single-Use Plastics In Hollywood

Jason Momoa Takes A Stand Against Single-Use Plastics In Hollywood Jun 4, 2021

Today, Mananalu and Earth Angel, a sustainable production service provider, announced a partnership that advances the mission of both organizations to protect our planet. Mananalu will provide its aluminum-packaged water to Earth Angel’s film and television production sets, effective immediately. More
Peace One Day Announces Climate Action Live Global Digital Experience

Peace One Day Announces Climate Action Live Global Digital Experience Jun 3, 2021

Internationally acclaimed musicians, actors, business leaders, entrepreneurs and environmentalists around the world will unite on 21st June to raise awareness of climate change and deliver a message for Peace One Day's Global Climate Action. More