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As many companies have made blanket statements about their views on racial inequality, police brutality, and the Black Lives Matter movement following the killing of George Floyd and numerous protests around the country, Netflix has made its support very clear. The entertainment company that was among the first to speak out is now taking its…

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The Weeknd is using his platform for good by speaking out about injustices and funding causes and organizations working to alleviate them. After the inhumane treatment George Floyd suffered at the hands of Minneapolis police officers, which ultimately lead to his tragic death, the 39-year-old Canadian singer made a huge donation to several organizations fighting for…

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Octavia Spencer is donating breathing monitors to U.S. hospitals to assist during the pandemic. The 47-year-old actress admitted she felt “helpless” watching the health crisis unfold but hopes her gesture can go some way toward easing the pressure faced by medical staff. She announced: “I, like many of you, have felt helpless in knowing how…

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Spotify is allowing artists to receive “tips” or donate money to charity. The music streaming platform has introduced a new feature where bands can display an “Artists Fundraising Pick” badge on their profile, which lets them spotlight a destination for fans to send cash. This can include artists fundraising for themselves, as well as being…

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As we continue to live through the global health pandemic, we are hearing daily about the lack of personal protective equipment, or PPE,  for doctors, nurses and other essential hospital staff. Essential workers are crying out for help, and state and local leaders are demanding answers from the federal government as the number of cases…

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Pop superstar Rihanna is becoming as famous for her philanthropic endeavors as she is for her record-breaking music career and standing as a makeup mogul. Therefore, it should come as no surprise that the “Diamonds” singer is fighting on the front lines against the insidious coronavirus pandemic. The Saint Michaels, Barbados-born Robyn Rihanna Fenty announced…

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Cardi B may have her own daughter to buy for this festive season, but she wanted to make sure kids less fortunate than 17-month-old Kulture have something to unwrap on Dec. 25 as well. The “Bodak Yellow” hitmaker has reportedly donated $5,000 worth of toys to a children’s charity for Christmas. The 27-year-old rapper was…

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Kim Kardashian West’s heart is “so happy” after Kanye West donated $1 million to charity for her birthday. The “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” star was overjoyed when her husband made the huge donation to prison reform charities to mark her 39th birthday on Monday, Oct. 21, 2019. She wrote on Instagram: “I got amazing…

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Travis Scott is donating the profits from merchandise sold in Alabama to Planned Parenthood. The 28-year-old rapper took the stage at the 2019 Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores, Alabama, over the weekend, where he announced that he would be donating all the profits from the sales of his merchandise for that day to the…

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A Baltimore woman is dead after an act of charity toward what she thought was a homeless mom and baby. Jacquelyn Smith, 52, was sitting in the passenger seat of a car, with two other relatives coming back from a family event. She saw a woman who appeared to be homeless holding a baby and a…

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  Kim Kardashian and Kanye West arrive at LAX Airport to catch a flight to France. (Picture by Clint Brewer / Splash News) Kim Kardashian West has donated $25,000 for the ongoing medical treatment of her personal photographer Marcus Hyde, following his car crash last month. The talented photographer — who has shot  Ariana Grande, Donald Glover…

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The trading of human bodies for profit has been a conspiracy theory that many people just did not want to believe because of its morbid nature. The late comedian Dick Gregory tried to wake up people to this practice and not everyone believed him when he said that the bodies of healthy young Black men and…

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Chance the Rapper continues to do great and necessary deeds for his hometown. Most recently at The Harold Washington Cultural Center, Chance pledged to donate another $2.2M dollars to the Chicago Public Schools to fund the arts through “The New Chance Fund.” His organization, Social Works, empowers youth through the arts education and civic engagement. The…

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Pop superstar Rihanna showed her generous side this week. The singer was seated next to Los Angeles Police Commission President Steve Soboroff last week at a Los Angeles Clippers playoff game; and Soboroff asked the starlet to take a selfie for him to share with the department. Soboroff wanted to boost morale after a series of tragic deaths within the LAPD–there have been five officers killed in the last two months. As they attempted to take the selfie, however, Rihanna dropped the phone and broke it.

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