On Thursday, former President Barack Obama will headline a closed-door fundraiser in DC on behalf of the National Democratic Redistricting Committee (NDRC). The NDRC aims to influence how state and federal legislative districts are drawn and hopes to create a centralized, strategic hub for a comprehensive redistricting strategy. The group’s chairman, former AG Eric H. […]
The news of Alton Sterling’s death at the hands of police officers continues to rock the country with sadness, anger, frustration and outrage. However, actress Issa Rae proves that some good can come out of horrible situations, as the actress has raised an enormous amount of money for Sterling’s family in just a short time. […]
Hey ladies, let’s support and encourage each other more. You hear how Alicia Keys is helping to heal the world? The music phenom who is expecting her second child and having those “mommy to be type” cravings for things like grilled bananas and roasted cherries is also concerned with the well-being of the people of […]
On Friday, May 30th, the Alpha Omega Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc, descended upon National Golf Club of Tantallon in Ft. Washington, MD to raise scholarship money for deserving students. Majic 102.3’s own, April Watts was tapped to be celebrity host for the event. The giving arm of the Alpha Omega Chapter of […]
The Maryland Black Mayors, Inc. (MBM) will host an annual Fundraising Gala, MBM Honors, on Friday, March 28, 2014, at Camelot by Martin’s in Upper Marlboro, MD at 7:00 p.m. This year’s theme is a Red Carpet Gala to celebrate outstanding community leaders and raise the capital needed to fund academic scholarships for students in […]
$1000 can easily slip away and most times you won’t even notice it. How many times have you gone shopping for an item and came out with incidentals you had no intention of buying. What about those overpriced school fundraisers like cookie dough, candy bars, magazine subscription, wrapping paper, etc you feel compelled to buy […]
On Friday, November 2, 2012, a host of music all-stars including Mary J. Blige, Christina Aguilera, and Bruce Springstein held a benefit concert at New York City’s Rockefeller Plaza, for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. Veteran anchor Matt Lauer was instrumental in organizing the concert which raised nearly $23 Million for the Red Cross. Read the full story…
“I’m proud to do whatever I can to support the president, as long as no one asks me to sing.” Clooney said in a statement to Entertainment Tonight. Clooney has never been shy about his political activism. Last month he was arrested during a protest in front of Sudan’s embassy in Washington, D.C. More at TheGrio.
Tyler Perry did his part a couple of weeks back and now for few dollars more, ok, a lot more dollars, you can join the President and many Hollywood supporters at the home of George Clooney. Read more here, including what Clooney says he won’t be doing that night.