#Philanthropy

  • Article: Pharrell Is Helping More Than 100 High School Graduates Find Internships
    Education

    Pharrell Is Helping More Than 100 High School Graduates Find Internships

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 3, 2019

    The singer wants to see the students lead the next Harlem Renaissance. Read more

  • Article: Hong Kong’s Richest Man Will Pay $14M Worth of Tuition for Chinese Students
    Education

    Hong Kong’s Richest Man Will Pay $14M Worth of Tuition for Chinese Students

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 20, 2019

    Li Ka-Shing hopes to encourage students to pursue their interests. Read more

  • Article: Chobani Just Donated $85K to Pay an Idaho School District’s Lunch Debt
    Education

    Chobani Just Donated $85K to Pay an Idaho School District’s Lunch Debt

    By Leah Rodriguez|June 14, 2019

    It’s the second time the yogurt brand has stepped up against child hunger this spring. Read more

  • Article: This Best-Selling Author Just Donated $1.25M to School Libraries
    Education

    This Best-Selling Author Just Donated $1.25M to School Libraries

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 8, 2019

    “Lack of reading proficiency … is a huge and often daunting issue in this country.” Read more

  • Article: This NYC Chai Café Gives Away Half Its Profits to Empower Women
    Girls & Women

    This NYC Chai Café Gives Away Half Its Profits to Empower Women

    By Sushmita Roy|April 5, 2019

    The Chai Spot is meant to be a place that bridges cultures and gives back. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle’s Fans Threw Her an Online Baby Shower to Fundraise for Charities
    Citizenship

    Meghan Markle’s Fans Threw Her an Online Baby Shower to Fundraise for Charities

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 1, 2019

    The royal baby is already raising money for great causes. Read more

  • Article: Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler Donates $500K to Open Home for Abused Women & Girls
    Girls & Women

    Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler Donates $500K to Open Home for Abused Women & Girls

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 6, 2019

    Janie’s House will help 14 women and girls at a time. Read more

  • Article: Conservationist Commits $1 Billion to Save 30% of the Planet’s Biodiversity
    Environment

    Conservationist Commits $1 Billion to Save 30% of the Planet’s Biodiversity

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 5, 2018

    “Wild lands and waters are best conserved not in private hands, but as public national parks.” Read more