On Saturday, March 18, Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organization, honored global pop icon and longtime equality advocate Katy Perry with HRC’s National Equality Award at the 2017 HRC Los Angeles Gala Dinner which took place at the JW Marriott at LA Live. Groundbreaking actress and LGBTQ advocate America Ferrera was recognized with HRC’s Ally for Equality Award. Ferrera was
A star-studded host committee, Academy Awards nominees and presenters, along with some of the most powerful industry influencers came together on February 25th, 2017 for the 15th annual ‘Night Before’ party to benefit MPTF. Funds raised during the now-legendary evening will be used to support MPTF in providing social services and financial assistance to the entertainment community, as well as it’s renowned retirement community and innovative programs for seniors and
On Thursday, February 16, 2017, the Women’s Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) Honorary Chairs Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks welcomed guests to An Unforgettable Evening presented by Saks Fifth Avenue. After a three-year hiatus, the event returned to the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, with proceeds benefiting the Women’s Cancer Research Fund. Hosted by comedian and breast cancer survivor Tig Notaro, the evening included cocktails, a dinner, and an awards presentation. Renowned fashion
Musical artist SaRon Crenshaw and Usher performed onstage during the Chivas Regal Ultis hosted celebration honoring Adam and Scooter Braun, and their contributions to Pencils of Promise at the h.wood Group’s live music venue, The Peppermint Club on January 23, 2017 in West Hollywood, California.
Brooks Brothers hosted an exclusive evening, transforming their luxurious Beverly Hills flagship store into “Le Casino”, a Monte-Carlo inspired experience to raise funds and awareness for Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation on Wednesday, January 25th. Guests were transported from Rodeo Drive to the French Rivera where they experienced the old-world glamour of upscale gaming including roulette, black jack, and craps, all in the name of philanthropy. Over 200 guests were in
The Art of Elysium kicked off their 20 year anniversary by holding their Tenth Annual Black Tie celebration, “Heaven,” the night before the Golden Globes on Saturday, January 7th at Red Studios in Hollywood. The event was chaired by Christine and Dr. Gabriel Chiu, Sarah and Gary Magness and Kaily and Adam Westbrook. During the cocktail hour, guests sipped on Moet and Heineken and danced to the sounds of DJ
Saturday night, Hollywood came together to support Sean Penn and his J/P Haitian Relief Organization at the annual Haiti Rising Gala at the Montage in Beverly Hills. In the room, a record $37 million was committed to J/P HRO and their initiatives in Haiti, which included contributions from the Government of France, The Parker Foundation and World Bank, along with proceeds from the live auction. Sean Penn continues his passionate
Last night, Actor Edgar Ramirez hosted the kick off of Gran Centenario Tequila’s Angels on Earth 2017 at Sunset Tower Hotel in Hollywood alongside insiders and industry influencers. The UNICEF goodwill ambassador and He for She partner helped encourage guests to sign up for a volunteer beach cleanup initiative with Heal The Bay on February 18, 2017, giving them the chance to become “Angels” themselves. The intimate event was able
Last night, (BELVEDERE)RED and John Legend joined forces for the launch party of his new album, Darkness and Light. The evening showcased John’s newest songs and an intimate Q&A discussion about the inspiration for the album. John also performed his latest hit single Love Me Now dedicated to the (BELVEDERE)RED campaign, encouraging people to love now and give now in the face of tomorrow’s uncertainty. Hosted at The Underground Museum,
Last night, AdoptTogether hosted their second annual Baby Ball Gala at NeueHouse in Hollywood to celebrate the movement of World Adoption Day. AdoptTogether, founded by Hank Fortener, is the world’s first and largest crowdfunding platform for adoption. Tons of Hollywood favorites came out Friday night to support the cause including Glee‘s Jenna Ushkowitz, Rebecca Romijn and husband Jerry O’Connell, Twilight star Rachelle LeFevre, Impastor‘s Sara Rue and so many more.