Julia Roberts continues to amaze me! The woman is absolutely amazing. Not only that but she has a partner who is just as amazing. Via Digital Spy: Julia Roberts and her husband Danny Moder have been honored at GLSEN’s (Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network) Respect Awards. The couple were given the Humanitarian Award in Los Angeles for their support of various charities and causes, reports...

Tibet House US has announced that the 12th Annual Benefit Auction, in conjunction with renowned auction house Christie’s, will take place on Wednesday, December 10th, 2014. Proceeds from the auction will benefit the Tibet House US and The Tibetan Community of New York and New Jersey. This year’s Honorary Chair Committee includes Philip Glass, Donna Karan, Petra Nemcova, Yoko Ono Lennon, Sandra...

Silverlake Conservatory of Music announced today that its founder, Red Hot Chili Peppers’ bassist Flea and bandmate/front-man Anthony Kiedis will host a benefit for the Los Angeles based music school this Saturday, November 1st in Beverly Hills, CA. Now it its 13th year, Silverlake Conservatory of Music has approximately 700 students enrolled, 200 of whom attend for free. The Conservatory...

Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation for Cancer Research presented its annual fundraiser, the Angel Ball, Monday night at Cipriani Wall Street. This black-tie benefit, hosted by Grammy-nominated songwriter Denise Rich, honored His Excellency Yousef Al Otaiba, United Arab Emirates Ambassador to the United States, and Abeer Al Otaiba; four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion and Founder of the Jeff Gordon Children’s...

Once again singer Michael Franti is doing good and we love him for it! Via Michael Franti’s Facebook: “In August, I paid a visit to the Stollery Children’s Hospital in Edmonton, Canada and performed for the kids recovering in their hospital rooms. Since my visit the children, families and staff made this incredible flashmob to Let It Go from All...

Norah O’Donnell and Cynthia McFadden came together this afternoon to help honor women journalists who have set themselves apart by their extraordinary bravery at the International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) Courage in Journalism Awards at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. This year’s honorees – who were presented with their Award at this afternoon’s Awards luncheon – are Arwa...

Martha Stewart is the latest celebrity to stand up for New Jersey’s pigs. In a letter delivered yesterday to the office of Governor Chris Christie, Stewart urges the governor to sign a bipartisan state animal welfare bill that will ban keeping mother pigs in crates so small they can’t even turn around. Stewart’s letter comes on the heels of fellow New Jersey native Bill Maher’s op-ed in the...

Denise Rich and Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation hosted the 2014 Angel Ball Launch Party at TAO Downtown in New York last night. The cocktail party serves as the exclusive VIP kick-off event in anticipation of the Foundation’s signature annual gala, the Angel Ball. Guests included 2014 Angel Ball Gala Chair Lorraine Schwartz, Star Jones, Ivana Trump, Ethan Zohn and...

Congratulations to singer Michael Franti! Operation Smile, the world’s largest medical charity of its kind providing free cleft surgery and care, held its Smile Gala in San Francisco at the Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel on Saturday night. Celebrity guests included Michael Franti (Musician, Humanitarian, Universal Smile Award recipient), Liam Mayclem (Eye...

It is a subject that has been in the limelight for years, but domestic abuse continues and the victims are still ashamed and fearful to come forward scared for their lives and what the possible outcome could be. But Joe Biden and Mariska Hargitay are teaming up to help bring domestic abuse to light. Via Huffington Post: On Sunday, Americans’ love for television binge-watching will end up helping...