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.
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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 […]
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 […]
Ben Affleck and his Good Will Hunting pal Matt Damon are joining forces yet again, but this time, film isn’t their focus. The Boston natives are among the Hollywood stars who will host a fundraiser for Democratic New Jersey Senate candidate Cory Booker.
This isn’t your average sing-along. Kids in Aspen who attend the Aspen Center for Environmental Studies fundraiser on Tuesday will be treated to a jam session and reading from upbeat musician Michael Franti. The artist, known for hits like “The Sound of Sunshine” and “Say […]
The Friends for Life Humane Society fundraiser was hosted by Murray Sawchuck’s “Beggin’ For Magic” at the Laugh Factory at the Tropicana on Wednesday.
Save the date for A Joyous Celebration! Helpers House is commemorating its 60th Birthday and Joy Venturini Bianchi’s 60 years with Helpers, as well as her own 75th Birthday. Ms. Bianchi hosted the Helpers House of Couture annual fundraiser. Tom Ford, Manolo Blahniks, Christian Louboutins…Oh my!
The Paradise Fund threw a Havana-themed party at Terra Veritatis with fund co-founders Christopher DiSchino, Kent Anderson and Loy Anderson lll joined co-host Michael Capponi, chairman of Capponi Group Corp. and founder of the Haiti Empowerment Mission non-profit organization. The party took place in property […]