Rihanna, JAY-Z, and Jack Dorsey Team up for $6 Million Coronavirus Relief Fund

SAN FRANCISCO, California  — CLF, Twitter & Square CEO Jack Dorsey and JAY-Z’s Shawn Carter Foundation (SCF) teamed up to provide $6.2 million in grants for COVID-19 rapid response efforts in the U.S and abroad. The grants, distributed across eleven organizations, will support efforts that include providing shelter, food and healthcare services to homeless youth in New…

Drake, Rihanna support A$AP Mob at Yams Day 2020

BROOKLYN, New York — YAMS Day returned to Brooklyn (Barclays Center) on January 17th with A$AP Mob & friends to celebrate creative genius and music star A$AP Yams and the Always Strive and Prosper Foundation. The fifth annual celebration also brought out Tyler, the Creator, Lil Yachty, Rihanna and Drake, who gifted Rocky with a custom Yams…

Barack Obama Foundation Receives $5 Million Donation From Nike

CHICAGO, Illinois — Former President Barack Obama received a $5 million contribution from the Nike Foundation to help build an athletic facility at the Obama Presidential Center. The facility at the Obama Presidential Center will be a community space, where many aspects will be free and open to Chicagoans and visitors from around the world….

Princess Sofia and Prince Carl Philip attend Avicii Tribute Concert

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Swedish Royals Princess Sofia and Prince Carl Philip attended the Avicii Tribute Concert at Friends Arena on Thursday in support of Mental Health Awareness. The sold out non-profit concert arranged by the Tim Bergling Foundation celebrated Tim “Avicci” Bergling’s life, music and legacy. Avicii’s father Klas Bergling, who helped organise the concert…

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos donates $98.5 million to help homeless

SEATTLE, Washington — Amazon founder and CEO, Jeff Bezos, currently the richest person in the world, announced on Thursday he has donated $98.5 million through his Beezos Day One Fund — to 32 organizations in 23 states that are helping homeless families. The gifts to each organization received ranged from $1.25 million to $5 million….

The Shawn Carter Foundation raises $6 Million for education

HOLLYWOOD, Florida –The Shawn Carter Foundation hosted its annual Gala November 15-16 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida. ABC’s Good Morning America anchor, Robin Roberts, served as the Mistress of Ceremonies and 15X Grammy Award winning icon Alicia Keys capped off the final night with a live performance. The two-day…

Former President Barack Obama hosts third annual Obama Foundation Summit

CHICAGO,Illinois — Former President Barack Obama and first Lady Michelle Obama hosted their third annual Obama Foundation Summit held at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago from October 28-29. The Summit convened leaders from across the Foundation’s programs: Obama Foundation Fellows, Scholars, Africa Leaders, Community Leadership Corps members, and representatives of the Girls Opportunity…

Sean Anderson Foundation donates $10,000 for Wayne State’s HIGH Program

DETROIT, Michigan — The Sean Anderson Foundation, founded by recording artist Big Sean, has donated $10,000 to benefit Wayne State University’s HIGH (Helping Individuals Go Higher) Program. This is the fourth gift from the Sean Anderson Foundation in support of the HIGH Program. In 2016, the foundation created a $25,000 endowment for the program, exemplifying…