Emmitt Smith hosts charity school supply giveaway 

Emmitt Smith’s nonprofit Smith’s Charities hosted a huge back-to-school bash for the Dallas school district with free food, free haircuts, and, biggest of all, free uniforms. “God has blessed me, period,” Smith said. “To win three [Super Bowls] out of 4 years was awesome. To become the all-time leading rusher is awesome. To become a […]

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Curtis Granderson gives back to kids & families with Grand Kids Foundation 

Curtis Granderson’s Grand Kids Foundation had its 10th Grand Giving Gala at the New York Public Library Monday night. The Grand Kids Foundation has delivered more than 3 million meals to children in need via Grand Giving – a month-long food insecurity program hosted each November. It has hosted 10,000+ kids annually at Curtis Granderson […]

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Manchester United’s Juan Mata to give portion of salary to charity

Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is to donate part of his salary to charity as part of the “common goal” campaign and has urged other footballers to do the same. Source: Manchester United’s Juan Mata to give portion of salary to charity

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Yao Ming’s Charity Basketball Game raises funds to Rebuild Earthquake Stricken Schools

          Gary Payton and other NBA players visited Hong Kong earlier this week for an exhibition game for Yao Ming’s Yao Foundation. Attendees included Vince Carter, J.R. Smith, Willie Cauley-Stein, Trey Lyles, Justin Anderson, Bobby Portis among others. The Yao Ming Foundation has so far committed to rebuilding five schools in the […]

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Joe Maddon’s charity golf raises 300K for Children & Families

Joe Maddon held his 2nd annual “Try Not to Suck Celebrity Golf Classic” at Bryn Mawr Country Club Sunday night. Attendees included Justin Wilson, Alex Avila, Jeimer Candelario, Tom Dreesen, Joel Murray, Kerry Wood, Ryan Dempster, Bob Dernier and many other celebrities who give. This year’s event raised Respect 90 Foundation and Hazleton Integration Project $300,000 for Maddon’s Respect 90 […]

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Kathy Griffin Shaves her Head to support Sister Fighting Cancer 

Kathy Griffin supports her sister with cancer by shaving her head. The proceeds go towards American Cancer Society. Source: Kathy Griffin Shaves Head to Support Sister Fighting Cancer

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Danny Gokey charity concert for United Way draws thousands donating school supplies

Wisconsin native and American Idol alumni Danny Gokey performed a charity concert for United Way of Marathon County. Community members were asked to bring donations of school supplies for Fill a Backpack Fill a Need and thousands joined the chorus of giving. Source: Thousands crowd 400 Block for Danny Gokey charity concert

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Clayton Kershaw’s pingpong charity event promoting Faith & Family

Clayton Kershaw and his wife Ellen hosted their 5th Annual Ping Pong 4 Purpose charity event for their organization, Kershaw’s Challenge. Magic Johnson, Justin Turner, Yasiel Puig, Rich Hill, Andre Ethier, Cody Bellinger, Mike Singer, Michael Weisberg were some of the attendees. Proceeds will go towards Kershaw’s Challenge, which promotes faith & family to create […]

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Madonna support shines at Leonardo DiCaprio’s Charity Auction Raising $30 Million to battle Climate Change

The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation’s annual charity auction has raised $30 million so far to improve environment and fight negative climate change. Madonna star lighted a performance for the event which included Prince Albert, Sean Penn, Uma Thurman, Jared Leto, Cate Blanchett, Marion Cotillard, Kate Hudson, Tobey Maguire, Edward Norton, Tom Hanks and many other celebrity […]

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Fine & Country Foundation auctions exclusive tickets to Muse charity concert

On Saturday 19th August one of the world’s most successful rock bands is taking over the O2 Shepherd’s Bush for an exclusive charity concert. Tickets went on sale on Friday 7th July and sold out almost instantly, but fear not because the Fine & Country Foundation has two seated tickets to auction to the public. […]

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