Paul McCartney and Fleetwood Mac are among the artists who have contributed items to the new MusiCares Charity Relief Auction, set to coincide with this year’s Grammy Awards. More than 75 one-of-a-kind items are up for grabs this year, including a signed and personalized hardcover copy of McCartney’s... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The American Red Cross said Monday it is experiencing an emergency blood shortage.According to the humanitarian organization, it is seeing the lowest number of people giving blood in 20 years.Hospitals are currently receiving blood products -- including whole blood, red blood... Read More.
Mötley Crüe’s Tommy Lee and Nikki Sixx, drummer Matt Sorum and Styx are among the artists donating items to a new auction benefiting Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen’s Raven Drum Foundation. The 12 Drummers Drumming auction helps raise money for Raven Drum Foundation’s mission to help veterans, first responders and others dealing with trauma. Now in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- More gay and bisexual men will be able to donate blood after the American Red Cross announced Monday it would follow recent guidelines from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.The FDA issued guidelines in May stating that all potential blood donors must... Read More.
On Wednesday, August 2, actor Courtney B. Vance, president of the SAG-AFTRA Foundation, announced the organization has raised more than $15 million in the past three weeks for its Emergency Financial Assistance Program.Among the biggest donors were the program's patrons, who donated $1 million... Read More.
"Charity begins at home," goes the old adage, which is a far kinder way to put the Internet's reaction to Megan Fox asking her followers to donate their money to help a friend.On Tuesday, July 25, Fox pointed her more than 21 million Instagram... Read More.
Miranda Lambert’s MuttNation Foundation and Tractor Supply Company have joined forces for the third year to donate over $250,000 to 52 animal shelters across the country. Additionally, through MuttNation’s Mutts Across America program, one outstanding shelter or foster-based rescue in every state is presented... Read More.
John Mellencamp is bringing his legacy to Indiana University. In case you missed it, it was announced during the recent Mellencamp Symposium on the Bloomington campus that the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer would donate his archives to the school. The collection will feature photographs, instruments, significant... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced Friday it will ease blood donation restrictions on gay and bisexual men, allowing those in monogamous relationships to donate.The policy change comes after years of urging by public health experts, blood banks and LGBTQ advocacy... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In the hours after Buffalo Bills' safety Damar Hamlin suffered a cardiac arrest and collapsed on the field Monday night, thousands of concerned fans showed their support via an online fundraiser created by the young NFL star previously, which has now... Read More.
(Los Angeles) -- Two couples have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving and they're sharing their stories to encourage others to consider giving the gift of organ donation.Christine "Chris" Morales and Debbie Thompson have been best friends since they were kids. The... Read More.