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Zenyada Pulls Out Her Superhero Powers for Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF

Zenyada Pulls Out Her Superhero Powers for Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF
     

Since 1950, children, families, and organizations have used Halloween as an opportunity to raise funds for children who need much more than candy. This year’s spokesperson, Zendaya, has been asking kids in … Read entire article »

 

Celebrating the Power of Girls Around the World

Celebrating the Power of Girls Around the World
     

The world will celebrate International Day of the Girl on October 11. To kickstart the conversation about the importance of empowering adolescent girls, the United Nations Foundation’s Girl Up campaign launched #GIRLHERO, … Read entire article »

 

Celebrities Join President Obama’s in Campaign to End Sexual Assault

Celebrities Join President Obama’s in Campaign to End Sexual Assault
     

If you think stopping sexual assault isn’t on you, President Obama’s “It’s On Us” initiative urges you to think again. Last week Obama, Vice President Biden, celebrities, and Americans across the country … Read entire article »

 

WNBA Player Mistie Bass is Newest Champion to Join UN Foundation’s Girl Up Team

WNBA Player Mistie Bass is Newest Champion to Join UN Foundation’s Girl Up Team
     

The United Nation Foundation’s Girl Up campaign has a new Champion. WNPA player for the Phoenix Mercury, Mistie Bass, has joined Girl Up to help raise awareness and funds for UN programs that … Read entire article »

 

IJM President Gary Haugen Speaks Out on Kidnappings of Nigerian Schoolgirls

IJM President Gary Haugen Speaks Out on Kidnappings of Nigerian Schoolgirls
     

Over a month ago, terrorists from the militant group Boko Horam kidnapped more than 200 girls from a Nigerian school. In the last weeks, people around the world, including the U.S. and … Read entire article »

 

Holly Robinson Peete Joins Women Nationwide for Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build Week

Holly Robinson Peete Joins Women Nationwide for Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build Week
     

In the week leading up to Mother’s Day — a day of rest for moms — thousands of women across the country put on their hard hats and strapped on their tool … Read entire article »

 

Don’t Be Fooled By Their Size: 3 Young People Who Are Changing The World

Don’t Be Fooled By Their Size: 3 Young People Who Are Changing The World
     

Young people should be at the forefront of global change and innovation. Empowered, they can be key agents for development and peace. If, however, they are left on society’s margins, all of … Read entire article »

 

GRAMMY Award Winner Pharrell Teams Up With UN Foundation to Celebrate International Happiness Day

GRAMMY Award Winner Pharrell Teams Up With UN Foundation to Celebrate International Happiness Day
     

What better way to celebrate International Happiness Day than with a little does of “Happy” spread by Pharrell Williams? International Happiness Day was established in 2012 by the United Nations General Assembly. The … Read entire article »

 

Support Born This Way Foundation and Win an Intimate Family Dinner with Lady Gaga

Support Born This Way Foundation and Win an Intimate Family Dinner with Lady Gaga
     

The “Goddess of Love,” Lady Gaga has teamed up with our pals over at Prizeo to do something for her fans she’s never done before. By making a small donation to Gaga’s … Read entire article »

 

International Women’s Day: Inspiring Change

International Women’s Day: Inspiring Change
     

On March 8, 1910, the world celebrated the first International Women’s Day. Every year since, March 8 has been set aside as a day to celebrate the social, political and economic achievements … Read entire article »