Tag Archives: Malawi

Madonna Having Trouble with Raising Malawi?

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: The New York Times now reports that Madonna‘s Kabbalah-front charity, Raising Malawi, is a financial mess. That’s nice. In today’s New York Times story, reporter Adam Nagourney–a good reporter, but a little late to this game–may have been somewhat conned. He says the Kabbalah Center provided[...]

Madonna sends Christmas gifts to her Malawi children

HollywoodNews.com: Madonna wasn’t able to make a trip to Malawi this year, but she made sure to send gifts to the orphanages she funds there. Madonna reportedly sent care packages to the children along with a note: “To my Malawi children on Christmas and Boxing Day. I wish I was[...]

Lindsay Lohan Maxim interview shows excited young actress with words of wisdom

HollywoodNews.com: In an interview given days before she headed behind bars to serve time for violating her DUI probation, Lindsay Lohan spoke about her plans to focus on herself and her work on her release. “I’d like to do more work in India and travel to Malawi,” the troubled star[...]

Madonna’s Live Aid concert in Malawi is not happening

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Perez Hilton isn’t exactly known for his accurate reporting. Maybe his advertisers should start realizing this. Anyway, Hilton announced on his site that Madonna was planning a Live Aid like concert for Malawi in September. Hundreds of websites picked this up, and now Madonna’s concert is[...]

Madonna shocked at the sentencing of a Malawian gay couple

hollywoodnews.com: Madonna said Saturday she was “shocked” at the sentencing of a Malawian gay couple for 14 years for sodomy, after they held the African country’s first same-sex wedding. Madonna said “I am shocked and saddened by the decision made this week by the Malawian court, which sentenced two innocent[...]

Madonna’s Raising Malawi charity received $1 million for personal appearance

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: AmFAR: that’s the celebrity studded fundraising group for AIDS research. When Dr. Mathilde Krim started it over 20 years ago. AmFAR was alone and a pioneer in bringing the plight of AIDS and HIV to the world. Two years ago Madonna made an appearance here in[...]