Matt Bomer, Octavia Spencer and More Join GLSEN for 30th Anniversary 'Respect Everywhere' Celebration

Matt Bomer, Octavia Spencer and More Join GLSEN for 30th Anniversary 'Respect Everywhere' Celebration Oct 23, 2020

Today, GLSEN, the leading education organization focused on ensuring safe and inclusive schools for LGBTQ+ students and respect for all in school, announced that its annual Los Angeles Respect Awards will be reimagined as RESPECT EVERYWHERE. More
More Stars To Join The MDA Kevin Hart Kids Telethon

More Stars To Join The MDA Kevin Hart Kids Telethon Oct 22, 2020

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) today announced that Don Cheadle, Common, Cindy Crawford, Whitney Cummings, Stephen Curry, Zachary Levi, and Kelly Rowland will join the previously announced star-studded lineup for The MDA Kevin Hart Kids Telethon. More
Danai Gurira Joins Hugh Jackman, Angela Bassett, and Jason Bateman for MPTF Reel Stories, Real Lives

Danai Gurira Joins Hugh Jackman, Angela Bassett, and Jason Bateman for MPTF Reel Stories, Real Lives Oct 22, 2020

MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund) announced today that Danai Gurira will join host Hugh Jackman and storytellers Angela Bassett and Jason Batemanfor their ninth annual “Reel Stories, Real Lives” event. More
America Ferrera, Eva Longoria, She Se Puede Launch Nationwide Voting Empowerment Tour During 2020 Election

America Ferrera, Eva Longoria, She Se Puede Launch Nationwide Voting Empowerment Tour During 2020 Election Oct 21, 2020

She Se Puede, a digital lifestyle community and media platform that inspires, affirms, and informs Latinas to leverage our power in a way that transforms our lives, families, and futures, announced a new nationwide virtual tour Oct. 19-23, the Latinas Make a Difference Tour. More
Julien's Auctions Announces Online Charity Auction, “Handwritten Song Lyrics Benefitting Music Health Alliance”

Julien's Auctions Announces Online Charity Auction, “Handwritten Song Lyrics Benefitting Music Health Alliance” Oct 21, 2020

Julien’s Auctions recently launched the exclusive, online charity auction Handwritten Song Lyrics Benefitting Music Health Alliance at juliensauctions.com for advance bidding. More
Florida Georgia Line Receives Angels Among Us Award for Dedication to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Florida Georgia Line Receives Angels Among Us Award for Dedication to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Oct 20, 2020

Earlier this week, the 17-time chart-topping, multi-platinum duo Florida Georgia Line received the coveted Randy Owen “Angels Among Us” award during a livestream for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. More
Breast Cancer Research Foundation Raises A Record-Breaking $3 Million At First-Ever Symposium & Awards Luncheon

Breast Cancer Research Foundation Raises A Record-Breaking $3 Million At First-Ever Symposium & Awards Luncheon Oct 20, 2020

Over the weekend, Breast Cancer Research Foundation held its annual Symposium & Awards Luncheon in a virtual format for the first time. More
Willie Garson, Who Adopted Son From Foster Care, Joins You Gotta Believe's Board of Believers

Willie Garson, Who Adopted Son From Foster Care, Joins You Gotta Believe's Board of Believers Oct 19, 2020

You Gotta Believe (YGB) announced today that actor Willie Garson will join its Board of Believers, a group of passionate volunteer advocates who dedicate themselves to helping the organization find loving parents for older children in foster care. More
Bret Michaels Partners With DOCS To Help Bring The First-Ever DOCS Dental Office To A US Air Force Base

Bret Michaels Partners With DOCS To Help Bring The First-Ever DOCS Dental Office To A US Air Force Base Oct 19, 2020

Bret Michaels, the son of a Navy Veteran, visited Luke Air Force Base to show his continued support for the men and women of the country’s military and their families and to celebrate the opening of the new DOCS facility directly on base. More
Jane Fonda Honored at Oceana’s Star-Studded New York Gala

Jane Fonda Honored at Oceana’s Star-Studded New York Gala Oct 16, 2020

On Monday night, attendees tuned in for the first ever virtual Oceana New York Gala to honor two-time Academy Award-winning actor, author, and activist Jane Fonda and to raise funds in support of Oceana’s campaigns to restore the world’s oceans. More
Stars Join UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital's 'Party on the Pier' Home Edition

Stars Join UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital's 'Party on the Pier' Home Edition Oct 16, 2020

UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital announced today the incredible line-up of talent that will be joining the virtual “Party on the Pier” on Sunday, October 18, presented by Mattel. More
Claris Health Hosts Celebrity Supported Gala and 24-hour Fundraiser to Raise Money to Continue Serving the Community

Claris Health Hosts Celebrity Supported Gala and 24-hour Fundraiser to Raise Money to Continue Serving the Community Oct 15, 2020

Claris Health, a community-based agency serving Los Angeles since 1976, hosts their annual gala fundraiser RISE on Saturday, October 17, 2020. More
Celebrities Star in a Spanish-language PSA to Alert Voters to "Naked Ballot" Issue

Celebrities Star in a Spanish-language PSA to Alert Voters to "Naked Ballot" Issue Oct 15, 2020

Six of the world’s biggest Spanish-speaking celebrities star in a new ad to bring attention to laws that require voters in 16 states – including the important swing state of Pennsylvania -to insert their mail-in ballot into two separate envelopes in order to be counted. More
The Pink Agenda Raises More Than $265,000 At Virtual Gala

The Pink Agenda Raises More Than $265,000 At Virtual Gala Oct 14, 2020

Last week, The Pink Agenda, a nonprofit committed to raising money for breast cancer research and care, as well as awareness of the disease among young professionals, hosted The Pink Agenda’s Virtual Gala. More
Stars Appear at the 2020 Carousel of Hope Ball

Stars Appear at the 2020 Carousel of Hope Ball Oct 14, 2020

On Saturday night, event chair and host Barbara Davis and co-chair Dana Davis led a star-studded line-up of talent for the 2020 Carousel of Hope Ball, put on by the Children’s Diabetes Foundation, which raised over $1 Million for clinical care and diabetes research for the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes. More
Muscular Dystrophy Association Announces Stars To Join The MDA Kevin Hart Kids Telethon Lineup

Muscular Dystrophy Association Announces Stars To Join The MDA Kevin Hart Kids Telethon Lineup Oct 13, 2020

The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) today announced that Garcelle Beauvais, Aloe Blacc, Bryan Cranston, Adam Devine, Fat Joe, Liz Gillies, Aldis Hodge, Edwin Hodge, DJ Khaled, Daniel Levy, Loni Love, Leslie Mann, Robin Thicke, Gabrielle Union Wade and John David Washington have been added to The MDA Kevin Hart Kids Telethon. More
The Women's Media Center Launches IDAR/E, New Feminist Latina Digital Channel

The Women's Media Center Launches IDAR/E, New Feminist Latina Digital Channel Oct 13, 2020

The Women’s Media Center today launched a new digital channel publishing original stories and commentary by progressive, feminist Latinx women in both English and Spanish. More
The Power of We: A Sesame Street Special Helps Children Stand Up To Racism

The Power of We: A Sesame Street Special Helps Children Stand Up To Racism Oct 12, 2020

Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, will address racism – and model how children can stand up to it – in “The Power of We: A Sesame Street Special.” More
Billy Porter Partners with Equality California and Silver State Equality for Get Out the Vote PSA

Billy Porter Partners with Equality California and Silver State Equality for Get Out the Vote PSA Oct 12, 2020

With less than four weeks until Election Day and millions of Americans already casting their ballots, LGBTQ+ civil rights organizations Equality California and Silver State Equality have partnered with actor-activist Billy Porter and ad agency RPA to create a PSA encouraging LGBTQ+ and pro-equality voters alike to make their voices heard in the 2020 election. More
Women's Sports Foundation Celebrates Female Athletes and Leaders Raising Their Voices for Equality and Justice

Women's Sports Foundation Celebrates Female Athletes and Leaders Raising Their Voices for Equality and Justice Oct 9, 2020

The Women's Sports Foundation (WSF), for the first time ever, will host the Annual Salute to Women in Sports via a free, online broadcast produced by Yahoo Sports at 8PM ET on Wednesday, October 14, 2020. More
Stars To Join Virtual 2020 Carousel of Hope Ball

Stars To Join Virtual 2020 Carousel of Hope Ball Oct 9, 2020

Event chair and host Barbara Davis and co-chair Dana Davis announced today that Sir Michael Caine, David Copperfield, John Elway, Kenny G, Tom Hanks, Jennifer Hudson, Lionel Richie, Maria Shriver, Sam Smith, Sir Rod Stewart, Pia Toscano, and Usher join the incredible line-up of talent for the virtual 2020 Carousel of Hope Ball on Saturday, October 10 at 6pm PT / 9pm ET. More
Stars To Read Bedtime Stories on World Sight Day

Stars To Read Bedtime Stories on World Sight Day Oct 8, 2020

On World Sight Day, Oct 8th, numerous celebrities, athletes and authors will read Bedtime Stories to children globally to launch the free digital children’s book Through the Looking Glasses: Stories About Seeing Clearly. More
'Let's Beat Breast Cancer': Celebrities Unite for Awareness Effort

'Let's Beat Breast Cancer': Celebrities Unite for Awareness Effort Oct 8, 2020

Mary Steenburgen, Ted Danson, Alicia Silverstone, renowned breast cancer surgeon Kristi Funk, MD, and Jasmine C. Leyva, director of the documentary The Invisible Vegan, appear in a new public service announcement (PSA) urging women to reduce their risk for breast cancer through simple lifestyle steps. More
Carson Kressley Returns to Host the American Humane Hero Dog Awards: 10th Anniversary Celebration

Carson Kressley Returns to Host the American Humane Hero Dog Awards: 10th Anniversary Celebration Oct 7, 2020

Emmy-winning television star Carson Kressley, who hosted the inaugural broadcast of the American Humane Hero Dog Awards, every animal-lover’s favorite event of the year, is returning to host the two-hour 10th anniversary celebration of the awards on Hallmark Channel on Monday, October 19 at 8 pm/7 Central. More
City of Hope's Virtual Auction Series Will Continue Indefinitely

City of Hope's Virtual Auction Series Will Continue Indefinitely Oct 7, 2020

City of Hope, a world-renowned independent research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases, announced today that its virtual auction series, initially slated to end on Sept. 21, will continue indefinitely. More
Jane Fonda Leads Virtual Zoom Workout, “Exercise That Vote”

Jane Fonda Leads Virtual Zoom Workout, “Exercise That Vote” Oct 6, 2020

Jane Fonda, Kerry Washington, Shaquille O'Neal, Amy Schumer, Orlando Bloom, Katy Perry, Vanessa Hudgens, and Ashley Benson team up for a ‘Ballot Blaster’ Zoom workout video, titled “Exercise That Vote” encouraging citizens to get out to vote for the upcoming election. More
amfAR to Host an All-Star Online Benefit Performance of Scenes From ANGELS IN AMERICA

amfAR to Host an All-Star Online Benefit Performance of Scenes From ANGELS IN AMERICA Oct 6, 2020

amfAR and director Ellie Heyman have come together to present The Great Work Begins: Scenes from Angels in America, benefitting amfAR’s Fund to Fight COVID-19. More
Mike Woods and Ines Rosales to Serve as ADAPT Team Captains for TEAM ADAPT Virtual Walk

Mike Woods and Ines Rosales to Serve as ADAPT Team Captains for TEAM ADAPT Virtual Walk Oct 5, 2020

Edward R. Matthews, CEO of ADAPT Community Network, announced today the first ever ADAPT Virtual 5K/1 Mile Fun Run/Roll/Walk. More
USO Hosts Inaugural MVP Con Featuring Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Norman Reedus and More

USO Hosts Inaugural MVP Con Featuring Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Norman Reedus and More Oct 5, 2020

The United Service Organization (USO) will bring together some of the most celebrated names in comics, film, television and music for the inaugural USO Military Virtual Programming (MVP) Con, a three-day con-style series, Oct. 6-8. More
Oceana Announces Sam Waterston New Chair of Board of Directors

Oceana Announces Sam Waterston New Chair of Board of Directors Oct 2, 2020

Oceana, the world’s largest ocean conservation organization, announced new leadership for its Board of Directors. Actor and long-time Oceana Board Member Sam Waterston was elected Chair, succeeding Valarie Van Cleave, and María Eugenia Girón was elected Vice Chair, succeeding actor Ted Danson. More