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Inauguration Of 4 Day Festival In Los Angeles Celebrates Trans Community Through Film And Beauty; Sparks Interest From City Officials And Celebrities

Alexa Corazón | Posted 10.26.2016 | Los Angeles
Alexa Corazón

An eclectic selection of the best new shorts along with rare gems that reflect the trans experience through film are expected to be showcased in the city of West Hollywood.

Millennials Can Impact The World. The Celebrity Wishmaker Simonetta Lein Meets Charity Expert Gaia Ceccaroli

Simonetta Lein | Posted 09.22.2016 | Entertainment
Simonetta Lein

am a Millennial and I love to uplift and recognize fellow Millennials out there who are doing amazing things and striving every day for change. Change for Millennials is an active concept, it means making an impact, seeing dreams coming true, fighting for the chance of winning.

WATCH: Olympic Dreams! Tragedy To Triumph For 3 US Paralympic Athletes

HooplaHa | Posted 08.08.2016 | Sports
HooplaHa

These three men thought they lost it all! Tragic life events and devastating disabilities like theirs would have ended most people's hopes and dreams.

Here's How It Works: Industry, Lawmakers And Money Mingle In Cleveland

OpenSecrets Blog | Posted 07.20.2016 | Politics
OpenSecrets Blog

In the tranquility of the Cleveland Botanical Gardens on Wednesday, Paul Ryan stressed the need to coordinate and strengthen the Republican party on the federal, state, and local levels. His audience? A bevy of state legislative leaders rubbing elbows with industry interests.

Scholarship Fund For Alton Sterling’s Children Raises Almost $700,000 In Five Days

The Huffington Post | Sarah Grossman | Posted 12.19.2016 | Impact

People have come together in a big way to support the family of Alton Sterling, a black man who was killed by police in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, last T...

Side Effects May Include: HLH

Ben Harvey | Posted 07.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Ben Harvey

While I may not be quite as blissfully happy as the guy smelling flowers in the Humira ad, I know how lucky I am to be alive.

Go There When You Want To Be Loved: Charity Single in Support of Pulse Orlando Families And Survivors

Logan Lynn | Posted 06.20.2016 | Queer Voices
Logan Lynn

On Saturday I woke up to the news of singer Christina Grimmie being gunned down and killed at a meet and greet with fans after her show. On Sunday I w...

It's Just a Question, Mr. Trump

Jim Moore | Posted 06.01.2016 | Politics
Jim Moore

Raising money for veterans is wonderful. We can all agree on that. That Mr. Trump used his name and a politically-repurposed opportunity in Iowa to hold a rally encouraging donations for vets is perfectly legit. But now the wheels of a good intention begin to fall off the Trump train.

Brews for Bernie USA launches

Wade Norris | Posted 05.18.2016 | Denver
Wade Norris

Not only did we sign petitions and arrange to Get out the Vote for the remaining states, we helped get the word out about local races and continuing the Political Revolution that is Bernie Sanders. Feel the Bern!!!!

Chicago-Based Artists and Musicians Work Together to Benefit Mental Health Resources

Lauren Rabin | Posted 04.07.2017 | Chicago
Lauren Rabin

On April 28th, Chicago's artists, musicians, and businesses are coming together for one event at Restock Shop in Wicker Park to benefit mental health resources in underfunded neighborhoods.

Friends, Strangers Raise $123,000 For Family Of Man Killed In ‘Religiously Prejudiced’ Attack

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 03.28.2016 | World

Thousands of people from around the world have united to raise more than £86,200 (or around $123,007) in a matter of days for the grieving family of ...

Woman Repays Homeless Man For Kind Act, With Internet's Help

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 03.15.2016 | Good News

A woman is rallying the Internet to help a homeless man who looked out for her during her time of need. Nicole Sedgebeer's Facebook post about a Mark...

February: A Busy Month for Upper West Restaurant

Kathy Leonardo | Posted 02.16.2017 | Arts
Kathy Leonardo

At Upper West, Harker will be showcasing various selections of her cityscapes, some of which caught the attention of Italian curator Alfio Borghese and landed her that opportunity to paint LA in Italy.

Cancer Reveals the Light Between Us

Lisa Pullen Kent | Posted 02.16.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Lisa Pullen Kent

Newly shorn, the women huddle close, their arms wrapped around each other. Exhilarated by the fulfillment of their conquest, they laugh while weeping and can't resist reaching out to rub each other's heads in disbelief, the weight of all their hair, gone.

Join Me in Supporting the Work of Bread for the World

Rick Steves | Posted 11.25.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

Supporting the work of Bread for the World is one of the most effective ways we can help stabilize our world. If you're one of the many who have responded so generously, thank you. Consider sharing this challenge with your friends so we can further leverage our concern.

North Carolina Fitness Center Rallies Around Family in Need

Nadine Cheung | Posted 10.09.2015 | Good News

Aol's BeOn group creates custom editorial content that is sponsored by marketing partners. The sponsoring partners do not exert editorial influence ov...

Top Chef Winner, Matcha Dessert, and Bites to Remember at the Annual Plate by Plate Tasting Fundraiser

Jane Seo | Posted 10.06.2016 | Taste
Jane Seo

It's not every day that you get to try food prepared by a Top Chef winner. But attendees at this year's Plate by Plate got to do just that when Chef Hung Huynh, the winner of Top Chef Season 3, served them an exclusive dish for the evening's tasting benefit.

NYC's Top Chefs Prepare the Ultimate Family Dinner

Kevin Swan | Posted 09.21.2016 | Impact
Kevin Swan

This year's event will have an extra special amount of love and support. In the three previous years, my co-host has been the NYC great, Chef Gerry Hayden who was fighting the same disease. Not only was he a brother in arms, his beautiful and talented wife is Chef Claudia Flemming, the evening's pastry chef.

Join the Heart and Stroke Walk in Seattle and Tacoma

American Heart Association - Western States | Posted 09.16.2016 | Impact
American Heart Association - Western States

For 90 years, heart disease has been the number one reason we lose our loved ones. Enough is enough! Imagine a day when heart disease is no longer the leading killer. Join the Heart and Stroke Walk in Seattle and Tacoma and help us Get 1 Done!

The Secret to Ridiculous Humor With YouTube Parody Star Bart Baker

Shira Lazar | Posted 08.17.2016 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

YouTube Parody king Bart Baker joined "The What's Trending Podcast," to discuss his obsession with Glidr's and how his career making music video parodies took off.

Party Crashing for Political Access: Schwarzenegger and My Pantsuit

Charlotte Laws | Posted 07.27.2016 | Politics
Charlotte Laws

Party crashing--or gate-crashing, as it is sometimes called--is an art form that I stumbled upon as a teen. I taught myself how to finagle into any event, anywhere, anytime.

The Drag Queen World Series: Everything You Need to Know!

Nicholas Snow | Posted 05.07.2016 | Queer Voices
Nicholas Snow

On this episode of Nicholas Snow Live, I welcome The Life Group LA Executive Director Sunnie Rose Berger; Sister Leigh VIticus of the LA Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.

The New York Center for Children

Yvonna Russell | Posted 06.21.2015 | New York
Yvonna Russell

The child-friendly space with toys, a playroom and hand-painted mural has extra curricular activities and tutoring. The New York Center for Children is privately funded and this benefit aids the journey for our children to be nurtured back to health.

How Birding Can Help Conservation Efforts

Craig Newmark | Posted 06.20.2015 | Green
Craig Newmark

This year, the Cornell's bird lab's centennial year, they're inviting everyone around the globe who loves birds to be a part of the Global Big Day team. Their goal is to raise $500,000 for conservation and, with help from birds everywhere, collectively tally 4,000 of the world's 10,300 bird species in a single day. This is the real deal for conservation and birding.

Fashion Designer Mondo Guerra: Openly HIV-Positive and Dining Out for Life

Nicholas Snow | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Nicholas Snow

Mondo's visual aesthetics often carry a social message that intersects his art with his advocacy. The Denver-born artist was commissioned to create a custom World AIDS Day design for the 2015 Subaru Legacy that was revealed during Art Basel, Miami