Charity & Good Deeds

Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Itinerary For Australian Leg Of World Tour

March 4th, 2014 6:45am EST
Kate Middleton
St. James’ Palace has released the official Australian itinerary for Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

Itinerary for Australian leg of tour...

Wednesday, April 16th: Arrival at Sydney Airport

Wednesday, April 16th
City/Province: Sydney

Where They Will Be:

Sydney Opera House Reception
Boat to Admiralty House

Thursday, April 17th
City/Province: Blue Mountains

Where They Will Be:

Visit to Bushfire Affected Street
Meeting with Community Leaders and Firefighters
General Sightseeing

Friday, April 18th
City/Province: Sydney

Where They Will Be:

Royal Easter Show V...
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Arby's Pays Over $44,000 For Pharrell Williams' Hat (For A Good Cause)

March 3rd, 2014 2:06pm EST
Arby's Pays Over $44,000 For Pharrell Williams' Hat (For A Good
Pharrell Williams' iconic hat was sold at auction for a staggering $44,100 over the weekend. Arby's purchased the accessory because it resembles the fast food chain's famous logo. And that kind of publicity goes a long way!

The "Happy" singer first donned the Vivienne Westwood-designed cap at the Grammy Awards in January, and his fashion statement immediately created buzz.

Arby's tweeted to the singer: "Hey @Pharrell, can we have our hat back?", to which Williams responded, "Y'all tryna start roast beef?", referring to the company's popular roast beef sandwiches.

Williams decided to sell...
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Pharrell Auctions Off Infamous Grammy's Hat For Charity

February 22nd, 2014 12:15pm EST
Pharrell Auctions Off Infamous Grammy's Hat For Charity
Pharrell Williams has decided to auction off the infamous "Buffalo" hat he wore at the Grammy Awards to raise money for his charity.

The Vivienne Westwood creation caused quite a stir at the Jan. 26 event, causing numerous comparisons to the likes of Smokey the Bear, Canadian Mounties and the logo of fast food joint Arby's.

Westwood created the hat as part of her 1982 "Buffalo" collection. It also appeared in the music video "Buffalo Gals" from designer (and Westwood's boyfriend) Malcolm McLaren.

As of Friday, bids on eBay for the hat reached over $10,000. Proceeds will benefit the From ...
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BLOWSIGHT Set Out To Help The Homeless With Release Of New Charity Single, Winter Show Mercy (Thank You)

February 20th, 2014 12:20pm EST
BLOWSIGHT Set Out To Help The Homeless With Release Of New Chari
BLOWSIGHT will release their new charity single entitled Winter Show Mercy (Thank You) on February 25th, 2014. 100% of net proceeds resulting from downloads of the song will be donated to help the homeless. Winter Show Mercy (Thank You) may be previewed & purchased from iTunes, & Amazon.

The song was inspired by a conversation lead singer Nick Red had with a homeless person named Björn while buying him a cup of coffee just before Christmas. “Something that most of us will never experience is the humiliation of not even being recognized, being completely ignored by people that pass you by a...
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Harry Styles Thanks Fans For Birthday Donations

February 2nd, 2014 7:00pm EST
Harry Styles Thanks Fans For Birthday Donations
Pop superstar Harry Styles has thanked fans after they donated more than $10,000 to a children's charity to mark his 20th birthday.

The One Direction singer left his teens behind as he celebrated the milestone on Saturday, with reports suggesting his rumored girlfriend Kendall Jenner threw a lavish bash at her father Bruce Jenner's Malibu home.

Styles took to Twitter.com in the midst of his special day to reach out to his devotees who had handed over money to Believe in Magic, a U.K. charity which works with terminally ill children.

He tweeted, "Just saw donations to believeinmagicx for ...
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Kevin Jonas To Rent Out New Jersey Mansion For Super Bowl!

January 30th, 2014 2:21pm EST
Kevin Jonas
Kevin Jonas is giving his fans the chance to experience the Super Bowl in style by offering up four tickets to the big game and the keys to his New Jersey mansion.

The 26 year-old musician and his pregnant wife Danielle recently moved out of their marital home in Denville, New Jersey and placed the pad on the market.

Nevertheless, the house has yet to be sold, so the dad-to-be has listed the property on vacation rental site AirBnB.com in the hopes of cashing in on the interest in the nearby Super Bowl on Sunday.

The six bedroom spread, which is "just a short drive" to the Super Bowl's...
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Paul Rodgers To Donate Album Profits To Memphis Music Academy

January 29th, 2014 11:33am EST
Paul Rodgers
Paul Rodgers plans to give all the proceeds from his latest solo album to a music academy.

The Bad Company rocker financed The Royal Sessions himself and wants to donate the profits to the Stax Music Academy, an after-school program in Memphis.

The 64 year-old singer tells Mojo magazine, "(Producer) Perry Margouleff and I financed the whole thing and one day we just decided: pay the proceeds to the people who gave us this music."

"How? Well, the Stax Academy is a nice, communal place for kids which we saw in action, so that's what we agreed. I've done very well out of music, after all...
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Helena Bonham Carter Named To Holocaust Commission

January 28th, 2014 12:44pm EST
Helena Bonham Carter
Helena Bonham Carter is set to join a number of top British politicians on a new government panel aiming to educate future generations about the Holocaust.

The British actress, whose grandfather Eduardo Propper de Callejon helped save hundreds of Jews during the second World War, has been appointed to the British Holocaust Commission by U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron.

She will be joined on the panel by politicians and a senior Rabbi to investigate ways to educate young Britons about the horrors of the 1940s genocide by Nazi Germany.

The Harry Potter star says of her new challenge, ...
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Scarlett Johansson's Sexy SodaStream Ad Goes Viral - Watch It!

January 24th, 2014 9:13am EST
Scarlett Johansson's Sexy SodaStream Ad Goes Viral - Watch It!
Scarlett Johansson sexily slurps soda in a new ad for SodaStream, which has the internet buzzing.The actress says at one point, "Sorry Coke and Pepsi," as she demonstrates how to make "soda that is better for you."

Johansson was criticized by activists for signing an endorsement deal with the Israel-based manufacturer, which has its headquarters and a number of factories in the Middle Eastern state. Pro-Palestinian campaigners believe the role conflicts with her work for charity Oxfam.

The humanitarian organization is "opposed to all trade from Israeli settlements" and executives release...
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Marlon Brando’s Contact Book To Go Under The Hammer

January 22nd, 2014 4:20pm EST
MArlon Brando
Marlon Brando’s celebrity-filled address book is expected to bring in thousands of dollars in an online auction.

The file contains the contact details of A-list stars of the legendary actor including Johnny Depp and directors Francis Ford Coppola and Oliver Stone.

It has gone on sale via the RR Auction website and had attracted a top bid of $360 on Wednesday.

Bobby Livingston, vice president of RR Auction, says, "Fantastic associations abound within this book, it is essentially a microcosm of Brando's entire life and career, with early entries like director Elia Kazan representing his ...
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