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Spotlight: Starkey Hearing Foundation’s Celebrity Supporters

Starkey Hearing Foundation is the Global Leader in the Gift of Hearing, delivering more than 50,000 hearing aids annually through hearing missions in 86 countries. Founded by William F. Austin in 1984 with the vision So the World May Hear, countless numbers of lives are touched by better hearing through SHF missions. With the goal to heighten social consciousness on the importance of hearing, Starkey Hearing Foundation launched a Hearing Conservation program, Sound Matters, to educate the public about responsible listening. Today the Foundation is sustained by the selfless efforts of volunteers and donors spanning the globe. Since 2000, the Foundation has distributed more than 305,420 hearing aids to those in need around the world. How you can help People interested in helping the Foundati...

Sting To Play Benefit Show In Northumberland For Dreamflight

Sting will return home to the North East this October to perform at a unique concert event in support of the Dreamflight charity benefitting local children with life limiting conditions. To be staged at the region’s most iconic rural landmark, Bamburgh Castle, on Friday 20th October, Sting will play an exclusive, one off, acoustic concert in the stunning surroundings of the King’s Hall. Bamburgh Castle in Northumberland has chosen Dreamflight as their nominated charity for 2017 and the concert will be the culmination of a year of fundraising efforts for the charity, which has included an abseil from the top of the castle. Sting said, “I’m very much looking forward to returning to Northumbria to perform at Bamburgh Castle and am happy to help support Dreamflight&...

Sting To Play Benefit Show In Northumberland For Dreamflight

Sting will return home to the North East this October to perform at a unique concert event in support of the Dreamflight charity benefitting local children with life limiting conditions. To be staged at the region’s most iconic rural landmark, Bamburgh Castle, on Friday 20th October, Sting will play an exclusive, one off, acoustic concert in the stunning surroundings of the King’s Hall. Bamburgh Castle in Northumberland has chosen Dreamflight as their nominated charity for 2017 and the concert will be the culmination of a year of fundraising efforts for the charity, which has included an abseil from the top of the castle. Sting said, “I’m very much looking forward to returning to Northumbria to perform at Bamburgh Castle and am happy to help support Dreamflight&...

Spotlight: Robin Hood’s Celebrity Supporters

Targets poverty in New York City by finding and funding the most effective programs and partnering with them to maximize results. Founded by Paul Tudor Jones II, a hedge fund veteran. Funds are raised primarily by an annual charity event aimed at hedge fund managers and other investment high-fliers. 2007 donations exceeded those of 2006 by 32 percent, and the event has given more than $900 million in cash and donated services since it began in 1990, when it raised $700,000. Celebrity supporters Robin Hood has 49 known supporters, including Bill Clinton, Paul McCartney, and Sting Areas of work PovertyEducationEconomic/Business Support Read more about Robin Hood's work and celebrity supporters. Related articles Celebrities Fuel Robin Hood Charity ExcessPearl Jam To Play Charity GigRobin H...

Third Street Music School Settlement’s Annual Spring Gala To Honor The Roots

Third Street Music School Settlement, the nation’s longest running community school, has announced that this year’s Spring Gala will honor Grammy-Award-winning hip-hop group The Roots, Clarfeld Financial Advisors, and Beverly Harper, Third Street Safety Director of nearly two decades. The Roots to Be Honored at Third Street Music School Settlement's Annual Spring GalaThe gala, to be held on May 8th, pays tribute to honorees for their philanthropic contributions and leadership in supporting the arts and music education. The event raises funds to support Third Street’s mission to transform lives through music and the arts. Comedian, actress, and Saturday Night Live alumna, Rachel Dratch, will serve as master of ceremonies and celebrity auctioneer, C.K. Swett, will be hostin...

Third Street Music School Settlement’s Annual Spring Gala To Honor The Roots

Third Street Music School Settlement, the nation’s longest running community school, has announced that this year’s Spring Gala will honor Grammy-Award-winning hip-hop group The Roots, Clarfeld Financial Advisors, and Beverly Harper, Third Street Safety Director of nearly two decades. The Roots to Be Honored at Third Street Music School Settlement's Annual Spring GalaThe gala, to be held on May 8th, pays tribute to honorees for their philanthropic contributions and leadership in supporting the arts and music education. The event raises funds to support Third Street’s mission to transform lives through music and the arts. Comedian, actress, and Saturday Night Live alumna, Rachel Dratch, will serve as master of ceremonies and celebrity auctioneer, C.K. Swett, will be hostin...

The Felix Organization Celebrates 11 Years With Dance This Way Benefit

The Felix Organization will celebrate its eleventh birthday and Foster Care Awareness Month with “Dance This Way”, a Dance-a-thon inspired Fundraiser, on May 7. Co-founded by Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and one the pioneers of Hip Hop culture and co-founding member of “Run DMC” Darryl "DMC" McDaniels and Emmy-award winning casting director, Sheila Jaffe, (HBO’s The Sopranos and Entourage and films including The Fighter, Rocky Balboa, and Ted.) The Felix Organization’s mission is to enrich the lives of children growing up in the foster care system. The event will honor James Wahlberg for the work he has done as executive director of the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation. Founders McDaniels and Jaffe, both adopted, were introduced eleven years ago and wha...