Joe Jonas & DNCE Crash Penn State University to Help Raise Millions to Combat Childhood Cancer

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Joe Jonas and his band DNCE crashed the world’s largest student-run philanthropy event held at Penn State University which raises millions every year to combat childhood cancer. Penn State’s THON which celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, throws the annual 46-hour no-sitting, no-sleeping dance marathon which has raised more than $136 million for childhood cancer treatment and research since 1997. This year’s event kicked off Friday, February 17, 2017, at the university’s Bryce Jordan Center with thousands in attendance. During the festivities, Penn State dancers and athletes took the stage alongside children currently battling cancer, whose treatment THON is helping to fund. Continue reading

Celebs Help Fight Climate Change in Park City

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Stars Including Charlize Theron, Chelsea Handler, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Teresa Palmer, Brock O’Hurn and Bebe Rexha Stopped by The Hub at Park City Live during Sundance Film Festival to Show Support for Cool Effect in an Effort to Fight Climate Change. Continue reading

Lisa Vanderpump Hosts the First Annual Vanderpump Dogs

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SPOTTED: ‘Real Housewives’ stars Lisa Vanderpump, Kyle Richards, Taylor Armstrong, Joyce Giraud, and Gretchen Rossi, plus many other celebrities including Leona Lewis, and Eric Benet, at the First Annual, Vanderpump Dog Foundation Gala which took place last night at the Taglyan Cultural Complex in Hollywood. Celebrity attendees enjoyed dinner and dancing and participated in live and silent auctions which included luxury items ranging from a three night stay in Cabo to rescued puppies. Continue reading

Beth Behrs & Sarah Hyland Honored at the ASPCA® LA Benefit

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Beth Behrs and Sarah Hyland were honored by ASPCA President and CEO Matt Bershadker at ASPCA’s annual Los Angeles fundraising event held last night at a private residence in Bel-Air, CA. Presenters for the festivities included Nina Dobrev and Jennifer Coolidge. Music was provided by DJ Saint Clair and the event was hosted by Kathy Taggares. Additional guests included Rudy Dobrev, Dean Geyer, Michael Gladis, Brad Go, Greer Grammer, Lizzy Greene, Chandler Kinney, Marnie the Dog, Kayla Maisonet, Matthew Moy, Jillian Murray, Michael Nardelli, Michael Patrick King, Hugh Sheridan, Sophie Simmons, Harely Quinn Smith, Keith Stanfield, Katie Stevens, and many more. Continue reading

Mauricio Umansky Honored at 2016 Builders Ball Benefiting Habitat for Humanity

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 13:  Mauricio Umansky accpts his award at the Habitat LA 2016 Los Angeles Builders Ball at Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel on October 13, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Joshua Blanchard/Getty Images for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles)

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) held its annual Los Angeles Builders Ball® on Thursday, October 13th at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. The Los Angeles Builders Ball® raised approximately $800k for Habitat LA’s Building a Greater Los Angeles campaign, revitalizing distressed communities throughout Los Angeles and providing hope for low-income families living in substandard housing. Continue reading

Dakota Fanning Lights Empire State Building to Celebrate Girls

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Save the Children Artist Ambassador, Dakota Fanning lit the world-famous Empire State Building red on Tuesday, Oct. 11, in a special ceremony celebrating International Day of the Girl. Marked globally by the United Nations, International Day of the Girl is a designated day for communities and policymakers to discuss how to end discrimination against girls and create opportunities for girls to reach their full potential. By lighting the Empire State Building red, Save the Children is raising awareness of these issues and illuminating the need to educate and empower girls around the world. Continue reading

Ayesha Curry Dines Out for No Kid Hungry

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No Kid Hungry advocate, Ayesha Curry, recently dined out at Nourish Kitchen as a part of No Kid Hungry’s Dine Out initiative (https://dineout.nokidhungry.org/). No Kid Hungry, an organization working to end child hunger in America by connecting kids to effective nutrition programs like school breakfast and summer meals.

Nearly 15,000 restaurants are offering customers major deals in exchange for simple donations to No Kid Hungry, the campaign working to end childhood hunger in America. Continue reading

U2 Performs at Concert for UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals; $10 Million Raised

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On Wednesday evening, U2 brought together Bay Area notables and Saleforce’s Dreamforce attendees for an inspiring performance at The Concert for UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals, a benefit concert held in conjunction with the annual convention. Thousands of people attended the concert and after party hosted by will.i.am and MC Hammer at the Cow “Cloud” Palace in Daly City. Continue reading