charity

With backlash mounting toward the Super Bowl’s halftime performers, Maroon 5 took a page out of Travis Scott‘s book by announcing the charity where they would like the NFL to make a donation. On Tuesday (Jan. 29), People reported that Maroon 5, the NFL, and Interscope Records will make a $500,000 donation to Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. “Playing the […]

Tis also the season to show gratitude by helping those in need.

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer is starting off the season with a huge announcement of giving. In a video released on Twitter on Wednesday, one day before the Major League Baseball season begins, Bauer unveiled “69 Days of Giving.” The video is pretty hilarious, by the way: According to Bauer, he is giving away the extra […]

The Toronto rapper turned his philanthropic efforts into his latest video.   Rapper Drake is pulling at our heart strings in the new video for his single, ‘God’s plan.’ For the last few weeks, the Toronto rapper has been spotted around Miami giving back to Floridians in various ways. From donating $50k to a women’s shelter to […]

Philanthrobae   Rapper Drake donated thousands of dollars to students while filming his new video for his single ‘God’s plan.’ The 6-God traveled to Miami, where he visited Miami Senior High School to shake hands, kiss babies, and donate 25Gs. He also promised to help design new school uniforms: The Canadian lyricists next stop was to Miami […]

A photo taken of a young Canton man purchasing coats at a Goodwill store is gaining attention on Facebook. The reported candid photo Fredrick White, 19, of Canton, purchasing coats for the homeless was posted on Facebook by Haley Stewart last Friday. Stewart said her father captured the moment the White purchased six coats for $65 at […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is suing the Cops for Kids charity and their telemarketer Telcom Enterprises. According to the lawsuit, Cops for Kids collected more than $4.2 million from Ohio donors while it was operating from 2005-2015, but less than 2 percent of that money was actually given to any charity. DeWine says over $3.34 million […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Today is not only Tuesday but Giving Tuesday. Much like retailers gear up for Black Friday, charities look forward to Giving Tuesday. It’s a day when millions of people, worldwide support organizations and causes that matter to them the most. While giving is always good, the Better Business Bureau has a few tips before you […]

By now the whole world knows the news of the exodus of Tamron Hall from NBC. Her fans, young and old, flooded social media wanting to know how she was doing, and that’s when the reason so many people love the always classy, Tamron Hall, answered them back. Since you couldn’t see her on TV, […]

CLEVELAND – The Cleveland Indians will donate to the Puritas Baseball League after a thief stole food, candy and baseballs from the league’s office and concession stand earlier this week. One of the Indians mascots will head to Maplewood Diamonds Thursday at 5 p.m. to donate money and equipment to the league. Workers said the […]

Ray Rice hasn’t played football since being released from the Baltimore Ravens in 2014 after being caught on camera brutally assaulting his then-fiancee, now-wife. And now, as a free agent, he says he’s willing to donate his 2016 salary to a domestic violence education program, if a team signs him. “All the scrutiny that I’ve […]

We love to see celebs doing big things for the community.   Swizz Beatz just made a generous donation to charity, and we’re so here for it. Pioneer Works’ Village Fete benefit was held in Brooklyn, with Swizz and his wife Alicia Keys, Monica Lewinsky, and First Lady of New York Chirlane McCray in attendance. Swizz […]