By Adriana Rivera | 07/13/2011 - 14:30
New York Jets quarterback, Mark Sanchez, is putting his time during the football lockout to good use. He’s partnered up with Sam’s Club and the charity campaign Giving Made Simple.
“Basically what Sam’s Club is doing is donating $2 million through the month of July to four different charities. Alliance for a Healthier Generation, The Y[MCA], Oasis, and Sesame Street, all different demographics and they’re promoting the prevention of chronic disease,” Sanchez said on ABC News.
By Celestrellas | 06/13/2011 - 12:20
According to the Los Angeles Times, George Lopez did quite the good deed this week. On June 4, the San Fernando (Calif.) High baseball team won the Los Angeles City Section Division I title. Not only their triumph was a big deal because they earned their title and a championship ring. It also was their first title since 1991, claiming their victory 8-6 over Chatsworth at Dodger Stadium.
By Amaris Castillo | 05/03/2011 - 08:30
The Black Eyed Peas will perform a benefit concert on June 9 in New York City’s Central Park. The band teamed up with Z100 radio station and the Robin Hood Foundation for the performance, proceeds will help fight poverty in the city.
“This isn’t helping some person that’s halfway across the world. This is somebody you walk by every day – it’s personal,” Fergie told Elvis Duran of the Z100 Morning Show. “It’s about the love in New York.”
By Fox News Latino | 04/13/2011 - 15:15
Antonio Banderas's Lagrimas y Favores (Tears and Favors) Foundation has donated over $150,000 for college scholarships, aid for cancer victims, and to help people currently down and out from the economic crisis. The actor also recently endowed his native Malaga, Spain with 75,000 euros ($108,000) in scholarships to enable students to take postgraduate courses at universities in the United States and Canada.
By Mariela Rosario | 03/30/2011 - 16:41
We caught up with Carmelo Anthony at the recent launch of his new endorsement deal with Boost Mobile and the unveiling of his huge billboard outside of Madison Square Garden yesterday. The half-Boricua NY Knick is arguably one of the biggest stars in the NBA and definitely represents for the Latino community (he even has a tattoo of the Puerto Rican flag on his hand).
By Irasema Romero | 03/17/2011 - 12:30
Shakira is working on a special television program with producer Quincy Jones to raise funds for the 2.4 million victims left homeless after what many are saying has been Colombia’s worst rain season in decades.
Last Friday in Bogota, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos publicly thanked the Barranquilla native for her involvement in helping the country after harsh winter rains caused flooding and mudslides, killing more than 250 people.
By Erika Ramirez | 02/08/2011 - 14:08
Alejandro Sanz is known to advocate change for nations under distress, especially Africa. In an effort to aid the disadvantaged areas of Africa, the Spanish singer-songwriter announced he would release an album titled, Sin Fronteras. Sin Fronteras is named after the association he plans to help, Médicos Sin Fronteras (MSF). MSF offers emergency medical assistance to populations in distress in more than 70 countries.
By Mariela Rosario | 10/22/2010 - 17:00
Victoria Justice will be a special guest of honor at Variety magazine's 4th Annual Power of Youth event being held Sunday, October 24 in Los Angeles, California.