Post Tagged with: "Charities"

Angeleno Magazine’s Annual Live & Dine in L.A. 2014

Do you live in SoCal? Even if you don’t but are willing to visit or perhaps are in the midst of working or playing in the lovely lower regions of this populous sunny state, then this July, we have an event for you, especially if you have an appreciation of divine cuisine. Our friends at Modern […]

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William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, Patrick Stewart, Carrie Fisher and Other Celebrities Lend Their Voices to “Sound Off for Autism Speaks” Fundraising Effort

“Sound Off For Autism Speaks” site is live this week as fans have the unique gift opportunity to order a limited number of custom-recorded messages from Morgan Freeman, Ed Asner, Betty White, Tom Hanks, Derek Jeter, Leonard Nimoy, Will Ferrell, William Shatner, Patrick Stewart and Carrie Fisher, in return for a $299 donation. All proceeds […]

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Start Spreadin’ the News: Las Vegas to Host Celebrity Chef Fundraiser for Superstorm Sandy Victims

Las Vegas may have the reputation for being “sin city” but it also has a heart of gold as large as the Big Apple.  And so, it was just announced that Southern Wine & Spirits of Nevada will host a fundraising event on The Strip at the New York New York Hotel & Casino Brooklyn […]

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West Coast to East Coast: Leaders from After-School All Stars Participate in a Congressional Briefing

On Wednesday, June 6th, leaders from LA-based After-School All-Stars (ASAS) convened in Washington, D.C. The purpose of the cross country visit was to gather with colleagues from throughout the U.S. and meet with Congressional offices to discuss how quality after-school programs offer cost-effective, high impact solutions to major challenges facing America’s youth such as violence, […]

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100 Women Can Make a Difference: Cystic Fibrosis Fundraiser

On January 12th I was cordially invited to attend an event called “100 Women Can Make a Difference.” This was a benefit for The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. I was supposed to attend with Tiiu Leek Jacobson since her daughter Lindsay Taub couldn’t attend — she was covering The Tasty Awards that night. Then Tiiu couldn’t […]

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The Design Collective: Anything but “Common”

Common at South Coast Collective (SoCo) Perusing a mélange of trendsetting home furnishings and accessories in a meandering environment that included Zen gardens and courtyards, all while sipping on tantalizing cocktails like the ‘Carpe Dia’ made with Milagro tequila, fresh blackberries, lime juice and agave nectar, then being treated to a vivifying performance by Grammy-award winning hip-hop artist, […]

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Celebs Unite in LA for New “be a STAR” Anti-Bullying Initiatives