Alonzo Mourning and his wife Tracy are hosting a Democratic National Committee fund-raiser at their Pinecrest home tonight to be attended by President Barack Obama. ‘Zo and the Prez played a round of golf last month at The Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo, which…Read The Full Post
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Monday, March 10 will be a very special night for the Painted Turtle and UCSF. Jack Nicholson, Renée Zellweger, Annette Bening, Bonnie Raitt, Danny DeVito, Josh Groban and Randy Newman will headline the ‘Starry Evening of Music, Comedy, and Surprises’ fundraise to benefit UCSF Medical Center and The Painted Turtle.
Usually it’s the kids that are in the hot seat, but Aspen Youth Center’s annual benefit puts local celebrities in the spotlight for a spelling bee. Yep, adults will face each other this Thursday, Feb. 6 in a Hollywood gameshow-throwback event at the Hotel Jerome,…Read The Full Post
Jeffrey Katzenberg will co-host a second upcoming fundraiser in LA in a bid to defeat the Senate Republicans’ minority leader Mitch McConnell. The DreamWorks Animation honcho and wife Marilyn will throw a power event for Democratic senatorial candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes at the home of CAA managing partner Steve Lafferty on Jan. 13.
Fashion-focused Angelenos threw a stylish soiree to raise funds for the victims of Typhoon Haivan in the Philippines last week. Los Angeles Loves the Philippine Islands hosted the event in support of Doctors Without Borders at Riviera 31 Bar & Lounge on Friday.
Barack Obama is in town this week to attend a variety of star-studded fundraisers, and his first stop was at Magic Johnson’s Beverly Hills mansion. Johnson and wife Cookie not only hosted the President, but a slew of his supporters who included: LaTanya and Samuel L. Jackson, Zoe Jackson, Ashley Lewis and Antawn Jamison, Diane Keaton, Chelsea and JJ Redick, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, DCCC chairman Steve Israel and DSCC chairman Michael Bennet.
Barack Obama is going to experience a little Hollywood magic when he comes to Tinseltown later this month. That magic will come courtesy of Earvin “Magic” Johnson, who will host a reception for the president at his home on Nov. 25.
The TJ Martell Foundation raised more than $1 million for leukemia, cancer and AIDS research at its annual Artworks for the Cure event last week.
Lovette Russell and Stephanie Blank have devoted hours and hours to a cause that is often overlooked or ignored: child sex trafficking. Joining the nonprofit youthSpark (formally known as the Juvenile Justice Fund), these two have fundraising powerhouses have teamed up and put together a…Read The Full Post
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is getting involved with New Jersey politics. The 32-year-old athlete and his wife, Abby, are hosting an intimate football watching fundraiser for Hoboken Mayor Dawn Zimmer on Sept. 30. But don’t expect to get your ball or jersey signed…Read The Full Post