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Celebrity Charities

Cleon Daskalakis - Keeper of Goals On and Off the Ice

Stacey Alcorn | Posted 05.02.2017 | Business
Stacey Alcorn

Are you intrigued by people who announce their intentions to achieve wildly difficult dreams and then simply go out and accomplish them? Then strap yo...

Matt Damon Wants You To 'Buy A Lady A Drink.' But, Not Like That

The Huffington Post | Sasha Bronner | Posted 01.25.2016 | Impact

One of the biggest problems for Matt Damon's character in his film "The Martian" (note: spoiler alert!) is that he doesn't have water while stranded a...

No Whistleblowing for David, Only Goliath

Sue Veres Royal | Posted 06.23.2016 | Impact
Sue Veres Royal

We know that nonprofits make enormous contributions to society. To protect the integrity of the sector, a revision to this law is needed. In the meantime, nonetheless, I hope you will step forward if you find yourself in a situation in which unethical practices are taking place.

Big Money, Big Names & Charity: An Unhealthy Mix?

Sue Veres Royal | Posted 06.01.2016 | Impact
Sue Veres Royal

In essence, charity helps people who need help -- period. They are not -- and should never be -- the branding and marketing machine behind a celeb-du-jour, they should not be the playground on which the wealthy can hang out with the popular.

Leigh Blickley

How Celebrities Are Using Social Media In A More Positive & Passionate Way | Leigh Blickley | Posted 04.02.2015 | Entertainment

Many celebrities take to Twitter or Instagram to post selfies and promote their latest work or appearances. But there's a select few who truly use the...

Philanthropic Celebs Devote Everything To Their Causes

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 01.25.2014 | Celebrity

In December of 2013, Taylor Swift was declared the most charitable celebrity of the year, topping's list of "Top 20 Celebrities Gone G...

Jay Z's Controversial Partnership With Barney's Nets $1,000,000 For Charity

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 01.23.2014 | Celebrity

Amid controversy comes some very good news. Jay Z's holiday partnership with clothing retailer Barney's came under fire in late 2013 after the stor...

Rapper The Game Raises $17,000 For Slain 7-Year-Old's Family

The Huffington Post | April Sperry | Posted 01.25.2014 | Celebrity

The Game is stepping in yet again to help a family in crisis. The "How We Do" rapper is donating $17,000 to the family of 7-year-old Talaib Pecante, w...

Actor Aims To Reduce Violence Against Children

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.31.2013 | Entertainment

Liam Neeson has partnered with UNICEF to launch the End Violence Against Children campaign, a multi-year awareness effort that aims to mitigate the bu...

Accused Of Charity Scam?

Posted 04.02.2013 | Celebrity

Could Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian be involved in a charity scam? According to ESPN, Lamar Odom's charity "Cathy's Kids" -- which he founded in ...

How Do Scandals Affect Celebrity Charities?

Huffington Post | By Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 06.15.2012 | Impact

As Lance Armstrong continues to fend off another round of doping charges, experts are speculating just how much this latest scandal will affect his ch...

Which Celebrity Charities Can You Trust? | Posted 06.12.2012 | Impact

These days, it seems every celebrity has a charity. Whether it’s born out of the goodness of their hearts, or a need for image rehabilitation, i...

Another Myth to Debunk: Designers Are, in Fact, at the Forefront in Getting Involved in Charity Initiatives

Franca Sozzani | Posted 07.29.2012 | Style
Franca Sozzani

Scandals are more media-friendly, while good deeds are usually not flaunted around. It's a good and admirable attitude. Yet mentioning good deeds once in a while may help understand that the fashion world is not just frivolous.

Courting Hollywood -- Building Successful Celebrity-Cause Partnerships

Laura Giangiulio | Posted 04.09.2012 | Impact
Laura Giangiulio

Hollywood stars have a unique gift. It's not the ability to make audiences laugh (or cry), or the free swag constantly bestowed upon them. Their gift comes from the power to promote whatever they support to millions of people.

Gift Guide: Our Favorite Celebrity Foundations

Kiki Von Glinow | Posted 12.09.2011 | Celebrity

It's better to give than to receive -- so get to giving! Celebrities seem to have it all, but that doesn't mean they don't do their fair share of ...

Zac Efron Donates Clothes To Charity | Posted 12.09.2011 | Celebrity

Zac Efron gives the hang loose symbol as he poses with his clothes to donate to charity for the Children’s Resource Network of the Central Coast on ...

Win A Date With Scarlett Johansson

Posted 12.02.2011 | Celebrity

Dying for the chance to go on a date with Scarlett Johansson? Well, here's your chance -- but it'll cost you. The blonde beauty is auctioning off a ch...

WATCH: Colbert Freaks Out Over Singing Rebecca Black Song

Posted 05.30.2011 | Comedy

Both Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert took time during their Tuesday night shows to talk about the Fallon-Colbert Project to raise money for Donor's C...

10 Celebs Who Give A Whole Lot Back

Reader's Digest | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

These actors, singers and personalities are top earners and top philanthropists. See where they are giving back all across the globe....