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World AIDS Day, 2023

Alicia Keys | Posted 01.31.2014 | Impact
Alicia Keys

To borrow and reimagine the words of President Kennedy: We choose to end AIDS. We choose to provide access to treatment to everyone in the world living with HIV by the end of this decade, not because it is easy, but because it is hard. This is our moon shot.

#Wombfire Alert!

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 11.08.2013 | Black Voices

We could go on and on about how amazing all the celebrities looked on Thursday night at Alicia Keys' 10th Annual Keep A Child Alive Black Ball. And th...

100,000 Musicians Support Charities Through Music for Good

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Kristi York Wooten

The charities love it, too. The musicians who choose to support them through Music for Good aren't just individual donors, they're megaphones through which the charity reaches fans and friends via the ReverbNation website, email and social media.

Do Celebrity Galas Actually Accomplish Any Good?

AP | SANDY COHEN | Posted 10.18.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- The Beverly Hilton's International Ballroom will soon be filled with flowers, chiffon, fine china and crystal stemware for a starry bla...

PHOTOS: Alicia Keys' 8th Annual Black Ball

AP | Mesfin Fekadu | Posted 01.04.2012 | Black Voices

NEW YORK (AP) -- Alicia Keys performed hit songs, covers and collaborated with Usher and will.i.am at her charity's annual event, but the singer also ...

What's On Lala's Head? (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.09.2012 | Black Voices

Lala Vazquez Anthony stepped out last night with her New York Knick hubby Carmelo Anthony to attend the 8th Annual Black Ball benefiting Keep A Child ...

Alicia Keys Charity Concert To Honor George Harrison

AP | Posted 10.12.2011 | Impact

NEW YORK — Alicia Keys' charity will pay tribute to late Beatle guitarist George Harrison with a star-studded concert in New York City next mont...

Treatment Can Stop HIV/AIDS in its Tracks

Alicia Keys | Posted 08.09.2011 | Impact
Alicia Keys

Will we end AIDS? Now that we know that treatment can stop the disease, we would be literally getting away with murder if we don't.

Drinking For A Good Cause

Simon McCormack | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

To help children living with AIDS, all you have to do is buy some wine. That's because ONEHOPE Wine donates 50 percent of its profits to charities li...

Lady Gaga, Alicia Keys To Sign Off Twitter For Charity

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Alicia Keys and Lady Gaga take charity work seriously, and they're going offline to prove it. Gaga, Justin Timberlake, Usher and other celebrities ha...

Keep a Child Alive

Leigh Blake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Leigh Blake

Can you honestly say anything we are dealing with in the US of A is worse than this x 15 million?

About the Death of Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga and Kim Kardashian

Mike Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Green

It appeared the stunt of "killing" off top celebrities from social networking spheres would easily garner $1 million in a day or two. But after 24 hours, the flow of dollars began to slow. That became a catalyst for fodder.

Alicia Keys' Digital Death Twitter AIDS Fundraiser Reaches $1M Goal

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

NEW YORK — Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga and other celebrities can sign back online, thanks to donations from their fans and a philanthropist. Keys an...

I Will Not Let Alicia Keys DIE In Vain

Russell Simmons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Russell Simmons

Alicia Keys' current awareness and fundraising campaign is brilliant. We WILL reach the goal of $1 million dollars. We will not let her and her dear friends die in vain.

Digital Death... for a Cause (VIDEO)

Sheila Shayon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Sheila Shayon

Entertainment royalty are joining forces for World AIDS Day -- leveraging social media in an unprecedented move to raise awareness and money.

Buying Life? Heaven? A T-Shirt?

Tom Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Tom Murphy

There is something that rubs me the wrong way with the phrase, "buy life." By turning a life into a commodity and by making a text message or a T-shirt with a bar code the currency, it seems a bit demeaning.

Jay-Z, Alicia Keys And Sade Adu Perform At Charity Ball

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Alicia Keys, Jay-Z and Sade will join musical forces later this year for charity. Keys has recruited Jay-Z and Sade to perform at he...

NBC Nightly News "Making A Difference" Week Profiles Celebrity Causes

Huffington Post | Jonathan Daniel Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

All this week, NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams will be featuring celebrities who "make a difference" in local communities and around the world. F...

Heroes and Villains... A World AIDS Day Reaction

Leigh Blake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Leigh Blake

In the same way that we bailed out the financial institutions as an matter of emergency, we can eradicate extreme poverty for a fraction of the price. And thereby make terrorism and hatred toward the U.S. a thing of the past.

Giving Circles Encourage Pooled Donations

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

One of the most persistent questions we ask when we donate to charity is, "Is this really making a difference?" Indeed, a single $100 donation to Keep...

Alicia Keys Works With Keep A Child Alive, Featured on "Making A Difference"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Alicia Keys was featured on "NBC Nightly News" tonight as part of their "Making A Difference" series. Though the series typically focuses on ordinary ...

A Live Stream to Save Lives: Alicia Keys and YouTube Team Up to Fight AIDS

Ramya Raghavan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Ramya Raghavan

Today, World AIDS Day, YouTube has partnered with Alicia Keys and Keep A Child Alive to present a live-streamed benefit concert at 8 p.m. ET. We encourage you to watch and make a difference today.

Baring My Heart for KCA

Padma Lakshmi | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Padma Lakshmi

It's bigger news for me to bare my heart, rather than my body. If AIDS is no longer a death sentence in America, it is unconscionable that it be a death sentence anywhere else.