First Lady Michelle Obama and singer Ciara joined together  for the first-ever citywide College Signing Day as part of the First Lady’s Reach Higher initiative in Detroit, Michigan. According to The YBF, First Lady Obama and Ciara appeared and spoke to students, encouraging them to enroll and graduate from a higher education institution. The event was a part of the First Lady’s Reach...

Grey’s Anatomy‘s Chandra Wilson and reality star Brandi Glanville are set to receive the Women of Achievement Award from the Associates for Breast and Prostate Cancer Studies! According to Look To The Stars, the Associates For Breast and Prostate Cancer Studies,  known as the ABCs, will host its annual, star-studded Mother’s Day Luncheon, which will honor these two ladies for their...

In wake of protests and rioting following the death of Baltimore resident Freddie Gray, Wale went to the city of Baltimore to speak directly with high school students there. The rapper, along with Baltimore pastor Rev. Jamal Bryant, spoke at Frederick Douglass High School in the city today (April 29). Traveling down from New York, Wale opened up to the students about his own personal experiences...

Scarlett Johansson and Jeremy Renner have joined with Feeding America, to launch PSAs to raise awareness about child hunger in America. According to PR Newswire, the PSAs call for Americans to help hungry children in this country by supporting the food banks that Feeding America offers throughout the country.  “My family grew up relying on public assistance to help provide meals for our family,”...

Two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning, was spotted taking the lead in the 2015 March for Babies charity walk! According to PR Newswire, the event was held in Manhattan on Sunday, April 26, where Eli joined over 8,000 people in  March of Dimes’ largest annual fundraiser. The 3.5-mile walk started at 64th St. and Columbus Ave. and finished at 26th St. and Madison Ave. “It is an honor to...

  Terrence J returned to his alma mater, North Carolina A&T State University, over the weekend to give back in a major way! According to The YBF, the university’s Department of Journalism and Mass Communication declared April 24 “Terrence J Day,” hosting a mentor’s breakfast and a networking session entitled, “Let’s Talk.” That same day, the actor...

Kelly Ripa is set to receive an award from GLAAD for her work in media including the LGBT community! According to E! Online, the talk show host will be honored with the Excellence in Media Award at the upcoming GLAAD Media Awards. “For over a decade, Kelly Ripa has greeted millions of viewers with messages of acceptance and inclusion,” GLAAD president Sarah Kate Ellis said in a statement....

Youth First!, a newly launched national advocacy campaign to end youth incarceration, welcomed John Legend to Washington, DC late Friday afternoon, April 24th, for the first stop on his #FREEAMERICA tour to focus on youth incarceration. At The Achievment Center, a juvenile justice facility that is a part of the D.C. Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services, Youth First’s CEO Liz Ryan briefed...

Via Shape magazine: Back from a three-year hiatus after giving birth to her son Luca, Hilary Duff is dialing up the heat on her career. It’s been a decade since Lizzie McGuire made her a star, but Hilary has returned to TV in the addictive new show Younger and is recording music for an upcoming CD, her first in eight years. She’s also a single mom, after recently filing for divorce from Mike Comrie, but despite the sudden chaos in her life, she manages to be calm, cool, chic, and all-natural sexy. In the May issue of SHAPE, Hilary...

Via Extra “Extra’s” Renee Bargh met with Matthew McConaughey and his wife Camila Alves in Matthew’s home town of Austin, Texas. Matthew is not only a movie star, but also a big philanthropist launching a new clothing line to fund his Just Keep Living Foundation supporting inner city kids. The couple opening up about life with their three kids Levi, Vida, and Livingston, and revealing the...