FEATURED @
Miley Cyrus Launches Happy Hippy Foundation to Support Vulnerable Youth | 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

Miley Cyrus Launches Happy Hippy Foundation to Support Vulnerable Youth

     
SHARE THIS ARTICLE  
 
     

Miley Cyrus is using her platform to influence cultural and social change. Today, the singer announced the official launch of the Happy Hippie Foundation., dedicated to fight the injustices faced by homeless youth, LGBT youth and other vulnerable populations.

Cyrus has enlisted the teamed up with Facebook for Backyard Sessions, featuring performances by Cyrus and other artists filmed in her own backyard. Joan Jett and Ariana Grande are among the artists she’s got lined up for Backyard Sessions. Each Backyard Session video will debut exclusively on Facebook with an option to make a donation to the Happy Hippie Foundation.

 
Click here
to watch the first Backyard Sessions featuring Cyrus and Joan Jett.

“Pointless judgment and its effects are unfortunately something that is way too common. All humans have valid feelings and rights! I want to use my voice as a megaphone to young people everywhere and encourage human evolution,” Cyrus said in a statement. “No one should have to hide who they really are, no matter what his or her name, gender or status. That’s why Happy Hippies are here to say that every life is valuable!”

To learn more about the foundation, click here.

Melody Harstine Foster

Written by

I'm a freelance writer with a penchant for Pugs and a portfolio of articles from tech to beauty and beyond. A communicator at heart, my true passion is covering issues promoting positive change in our world. Connect with me on Google+, Twitter, LinkedIn, or at melodyharstine.com.