MTV & Make-A-Wish Partner to Give 4 Teens a VMAs to Remember – Beyonce, Alicia, Britney, KimYe and more (PICS)

MTV & Make-A-Wish Partner to Give 4 Teens a VMAs to Remember – Beyonce, Alicia, Britney, KimYe and more (PICS)

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For the third year in a row, MTV granted four incredible wishes for four very special girls on Sunday at the VMA. Grace Fulcher, Madison “Madi” Haggard, Sierra Mason (all 16) and Samantha Savioe (14) — spent four magical days behind the scenes of…

Naomi Campbell to Chair Event Honoring Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Proceeds to Benefit Boys & Girls Harbor

Naomi Campbell to Chair Event Honoring Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Proceeds to Benefit Boys & Girls Harbor

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Boys & Girls Harbor announced that Naomi Campbell will join Keith Clinkscales and Lyor Cohen as an event chair for the organization’s Salute to Achievement on Monday, September 26th at Lincoln Center, David Koch Theater located at 20 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York City.  The event…

Kevin Hart Hosts Rally HealthFest in NYC

Kevin Hart Hosts Rally HealthFest in NYC

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Rally Health, actor, comedian and Rally Health Ambassador Kevin Hart, and E! News host Maria Menounos hosted a free outdoor health festival, Rally HealthFest, at Nelson A. Rockefeller Park in Battery Park City, lower Manhattan a couple of weeks ago.  They wanted to show New…

BeyGoodNYC – Beyoncé and United Way Partner to INSPIRE AND BUILD COMMUNITY

BeyGoodNYC – Beyoncé and United Way Partner to INSPIRE AND BUILD COMMUNITY

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United Way Of New York City Hosting Volunteer Event On June 2 To Benefit NYC Kids  Part of a Nationwide Effort to Strengthen Communities United Way has aligned with Beyoncé’s BeyGood initiative to inspire everyone through The Formation World Tour to get…

Across the Pond: Together For Short Loves Midsummer Charity Ball (PICS)

Across the Pond: Together For Short Loves Midsummer Charity Ball (PICS)

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From across the pond… Midsummer Ball raises over £290,000 (over $420k) for UK children’s charity Together for Short Lives A star studded Midsummer Ball at Banqueting House for UK children’s palliative care charity Together for Short Lives, raised a staggering £290,000 in…

Dimension Data Grows Harlem With a Day of Service

Dimension Data Grows Harlem With a Day of Service

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Sometimes the best giving comes from corporations. We love seeing big business dedicate time and funds to champion the not for profit causes significant to them. Participating in projects that enrich and nurture our communities keeps the corporate conscience honest, creates a…

Spelmanite, Ione Rucker and Family Host Fashion Show and Raise $15k for Scholarship Fund

Spelmanite, Ione Rucker and Family Host Fashion Show and Raise $15k for Scholarship Fund

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In an article posted on Black Gives Back, writer, project strategist and philanthropist Valaida Fullwood  recaps the  inaugural fundraising fashion show, Elegance for Education with Fashions by Coplon’s, for the Rucker Education Scholarship Fund. The Fund was founded by Spelman College graduate, Ione Rucker…

She’s the Boss: Sharon Content, Founder and President, Children of Promise NYC

She’s the Boss: Sharon Content, Founder and President, Children of Promise NYC

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Sharon Content is the Founder and President of Children of Promise, NYC, a community based organization, in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, with a mission to embrace children of incarcerated parents and empower them to break the cycle of inter-generational involvement in the criminal justice system….