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BACKSTREET BOYS & LMFAO PERFORM AT ONE DROP GALA, RAISED $30 MILLION IN 5 YEARS.

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It was a star-studded night inside the Zumanity Theatre at New York-New York Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas as some of the biggest names in entertainment came together to raise funds and awareness to benefit critical water issues around the world and provide all better access to clean water. The fifth annual “One Night for One Drop” imagined by Cirque d[...]

JOHN PAUL DEJORIA, QUINCY JONES, HALLE BERRY & JOHN TRAVOLTA HOSTED THE CITY GALA.

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The City Gala and City Summit raise funds for charitable organizations in different parts of the world. This year, Halle Berry, John Travolta, John Paul Dejoria & Quincy Jones participated. Previous speakers and celebrity participants include Sir Richard Branson, Jane Seymour, James Cameron, Charlize Theron, Sean Penn, Tyrese Gibson and Ne-Yo. John Paul [...]

HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN HONORS MERYL STREEP AT THEIR 2017 HRC GALA.

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The indomitable Meryl Streep will be honored by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, on Saturday, February 11, 2017, at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City. “Throughout her phenomenal career, Meryl Streep has used her voice to stand up for the LGBTQ community,[...]

AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE HOSTS ANNUAL HOLIDAY BENEFIT.

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by Noriko Roy. The American Ballet Theatre (ABT) hosted its annual Holiday Benefit dinner and performance at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The evening featured a special performance by world-renowned artists of American Ballet Theatre, including principal dancers Stella Abrera, Misty Copeland, Gillian Murphy, Cory Stearns and James Whiteside who danced to sce[...]

INTERNATIONAL MYELOMA FOUNDATION (IMF) 10TH ANNUAL COMEDY CELEBRATION.

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Earlier this month, the International Myeloma Foundation (IMF) presented its 10th Annual Comedy Celebration benefiting the Peter Boyle Research Fund and supporting the Black Swan Research Initiative at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles. The event was hosted by Ray Romano and also featured; Bill Burr, Jeff Garlin, Dom Irrera, Larry Miller, Kevi[...]

RACHEL ZOE & MOLLY SIMS HOST OVARIAN CANCER BENEFIT.

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The star-studded Super Saturday was a fun event for the whole family. Celebrities, supermodels and trendsetters enjoyed a relaxing Saturday afternoon as they shopped for a cause to benefit Ovarian Cancer Research Foundation (OCRF). Held at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, the event was decorated with a blue color scheme and flowers throughout the space. [...]

SAFE KIDS WORLDWIDE PRESIDENT KATE CARR SPEAKS ON WHAT WE NEED TO DO FOR OUR CHILDREN.

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On Sunday April 24th, Drew Barrymore will lead the charge to promote and celebrate Safe Kids Day, presented by Nationwide at Smashbox Studio in Culver City. Safe Kids Day supports the life-saving programs of Safe Kids Worldwide, a nonprofit organization working to protect children from unintentional injuries, such as drowning, fires, burns, poisoning and tra[...]

BROOKE BURKE-CHARVET HEADLINES WORLD OF CHILDREN AWARD EVENT IN BEVERLY HILLS.

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On April 12, the World of Children Award, an organization dedicated to setting the gold standard in child advocacy, hosted its annual 2016 Alumni Honors event emceed by Brooke Burke-Charvet at the Montage Beverly Hills. The event commemorated past honorees Ashok Banskota, Ryan Hreljac and Denisse Pichardo, who have continued their extraordinary efforts t[...]

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL’S ONE DROP GALA RAISES $6.5 MILLION FOR CRITICAL WATER ISSUES WORLDWIDE.

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by Celeste Thorson & David Christopher Lee The fourth annual Cirque Du Soleil One Drop Gala was held for one night only on Friday March 18 at the Smith Center for the performing arts in Las Vegas, Nevada. The evening began with a blue carpet reception at the Cleveland Clinic where philanthropists, celebrities and patrons bid on silent auction items ra[...]

FILMMAKER BRETT RATNER HONORED AT VENICE FAMILY CLINIC'S SILVER CITY GALA.

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by Kelly Mi Li All photography courtesy of Todd Williamson & Michael Kovac for Getty Images. Last night, Venice Family Clinic honored director and producer Brett Ratner with the Humanitarian Award at the 34th annual Silver Circle Gala, held at the Beverly Hilton.  With health centers across the Westside of Los Angeles, Venice Family Clinic a pivota[...]

RICHARD BRANSON & DIDDY HOST A GRAMMY BASH AT THE PLAYBOY MANSION.

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 by Kelly Mi Li // Sean “Diddy” Combs hosted the City Gala 2016 (www.CityGala.org), a fundraiser following The 58th GRAMMYs® on Monday,... Posted by Destination Luxury on Thursday, February 25, 2016 Following the 58th Grammys, Sean "Diddy" Combs hosted the City Gala 2016 at the iconic Playboy Mansion in Holmby Hills. Recently, the Playboy Mans[...]