Tag Archives: Charities

Prince William, Kate Middleton raise $1.7 million with wedding charity

HollywoodNews.com: Prince William and Kate Middleton wanted to make sure that their wedding gave back, and it seems it ended up being quite charitable. The two set up the Royal Wedding Charitable Gift Fund for their wedding guests to donate to, states UsMagazine.com. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge chose[...]

Sandra Bullock gives $1 million for those suffering in Japan

HollywoodNews.com: Sandra Bullock is doing her part to help with earthquake and tsunami relief in Japan as she has donated $1 million to the American Red Cross. Bullock’s donation was revealed on CNN by the charity and is reportedly the largest donation by a star yet (although some celebrity donations[...]

Katharine McPhee to travel across the country to volunteer at food banks

HollywoodNews.com: Singer-songwriter Katharine McPhee made her mark on the music world after finishing as a runner-up on the fifth season of “American Idol.” However, now she is using her music and star status to help feed children who don’t know where their next meal will come from. ConAgra Foods has[...]

Academy Foundation disputes “poor” rating

BY ROBERT W. WELKOS – PART 2 of 2 The Academy Foundation, a nonprofit arm of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, has been given a “poor” rating by one of the country’s leading charity watchdog groups – a rating Academy officials don’t think it deserves. Charity Navigator,[...]