FEATURED @
TwitChange
           
   
   
     
NEWS BY MEDIA SOURCE NEWS BY CAUSE
CARE RESPONDS TO THE CRISIS IN THE HORN OF AFRICA. Learn more >>   FEATURED >> HUMAN TRAFFICKING FUNDRAISING CELEBRITIES
90

Top TwitChange News

Join Your Neighbors and Serve Your Community on MLK Day of Service

Join Your Neighbors and Serve Your Community on MLK Day of Service

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What are you doing for others?’” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Each year on Martin Luther King Day, Americans come together to answer Dr. King’s question … Read entire article »

     
TwitChange and Eva Longoria received over $500,000 in bids for Haiti in the first ever Twitter celebrity auction. Read More.
Find out how the biggest desires of U.S. Troops became a reality when Troy Polamalu & TwitChange teamed up. Read More.
Girls across the globe in poverty received a better education after TwitChange helped CARE with an International Women's Day auction. Read More.

And In Other News

SELMA Producers Partner with UNCF, John Legend and Common to Support Minority Education

SELMA Producers Partner with UNCF, John Legend and Common to Support Minority Education

The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) and the Ad Council have joined with Paramount Pictures to launch a series of public service advertisements (PSAs) featuring footage from the recently released film, SELMA and new music from artists Common and John Legend. The ads are an extension of UNCF and Ad Council’s Better Futures campaign, which aims to help African American students … Read entire article »

Taylor Swift Tops List of ‘Celebs Gone Good’ in 2014

Taylor Swift Tops List of ‘Celebs Gone Good’ in 2014

A simple Google search would reveal the top celebrity stories of 2014, from scandals to breakups, a lot has happened in 2014! But these aren’t the stories we are focused on at TwitChange. For seven years, DoSomething.org has released an annual list celebrating celebrities who are using their platforms for social good. These are the stories we love to hear, promote … Read entire article »

Malala’s Plea to Stand Together Against Terrorism

Malala’s Plea to Stand Together Against Terrorism

A brutal attack on a school in Pakistan has left more than 140 children and teachers dead. Our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by this act of violence. Malala Yousafzai is the youngest ever Nobel Prize laureate and a survivor of violence herself. She is dedicated to ensuring a safe and quality education for all children around the … Read entire article »

NFL Veteran Leaves Millions on the Table to Feed America’s Hungry

NFL Veteran Leaves Millions on the Table to Feed America’s Hungry

“When I think about a life of greatness, I think about a life of service.” And that’s exactly why former NFL player Jason Brown walked away from a multi-million dollar football contract to become a farmer. Jason’s story in his own words: “In April 2012, I decided to step out on faith and walk away from my career in the NFL. God … Read entire article »

A Bigger, Bolder #GivingTuesday

A Bigger, Bolder #GivingTuesday

Today is Black Friday and the holiday season is officially open. That means a few things: today (for those who didn’t get an early start yesterday), holiday shoppers are engaged in the Black Friday retail frenzy. At the end of today, retail sales will likely be in the billions of dollars. Tomorrow is Small Business Saturday, and shoppers are encouraged … Read entire article »

Urban Affairs Coalition Celebrates 45 Years Driving Change in Philadelphia and Nationwide

Urban Affairs Coalition Celebrates 45 Years Driving Change in Philadelphia and Nationwide

This Friday, 1000 community leaders and decision-makers in Philadelphia’s business, government, and grassroots communities, including Pennsylvania Governor-Elect, Tom Wolf, will join the Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) at the UAC’s sold-out 45th Anniversary Breakfast. Driving change from the ground up for 45 years, UAC has improved the quality of life in the Philadelphia region b building wealth in urban communities and solving … Read entire article »

Your Role in Impacting Your Community #UAC45, Tonight at 8pm EST

Join Philadelphia’s Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC) tonight for a live Twitter chat to discuss our civic responsibility to help each other, and how the UAC is driving change in Philadelphia and beyond from the ground up. Time: 8-9pm EST Hashtag: UAC45 The theme of tonight’s chat is “Don’t Kick the Can” and is moderated by UAC’s CEO, Sharmain Matlock-Turner. During the discussion, Sharmain will talk about the work UAC undertakes to drive change from the ground up and how citizens have a civic responsibility to help each other. She will also answer questions about UAC’s role in the social justice arena and how everyday people can lend a helping hand. … Read entire article »

Long List of Stars to Partipate in Veterans Day Concert for Valor on National Mall

Long List of Stars to Partipate in Veterans Day Concert for Valor on National Mall

An estimated 850,000 people are expected to turn out on the National Mall in Washington D.C. tomorrow for HBO’s Concert for Valor, a salute to America’s veterans. The concert is a “first-of-its kind event designed to bring artists, celebrities and millions of Americans together to honor the courage and sacrifice of veterans, active duty service members and their families.” Featured artists … Read entire article »

19-Year-Old with a Terminal Brain Tumor Inspires Sports Fans with #Layup4Lauren Challenge

19-Year-Old with a Terminal Brain Tumor Inspires Sports Fans with #Layup4Lauren Challenge

Nineteen-year-old Lauren Hill suffers from an inoperable brain tumor with just months to live, but that didn’t stop her from fulfilling her dream — to step foot on a college basketball court. Lauren is a freshman at NCAA Division III Mount St. Joseph University in Cincinnati. The NCAA allowed the team to move up its first gamin against Hiram College in … Read entire article »