Building brand awareness is something with which Diane Nelson, named president of the newly formed DC Entertainment in 2009, is quite familiar, having managed Warner Bros.' highly successful "Harry…
By auctioning off memorabilia and experiences on crowdfunding site Indiegogo, Diane Nelson and DC Entertainment raise money for their philanthropic efforts to fight hunger.
The charity banquet season hits its peak at this time of year, and the crowded ballrooms remind us that there are people in town who worry less about making money than giving it away.
Food Network documentary "Hunger Hits Home" will be among eight TV shows feted by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at its sixth annual gala on May 9.
“There are more ways to bully these days: it can come from online, and via social media." Michelynn Woodard is vice prexy of philanthropy for JCPenney. She joined the company in April after 15 years…
Frank Selvaggi, founding and managing partner at Altman, Greenfield & Selvaggi, will receive Variety's Business Manager Elite Award today for his notable impact on business management and tireless…
The general public seems to think showbiz people are shallow and self-absorbed. Frequently that's true -- let's compare notes sometime! -- but many individuals and companies are caring and generous.
Barbara Davis' biannual ball remains Hollywood's greatest fundraiser.
When Paul Newman received the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the Oscars in 1994, he remarked that Hollywood was "the most generous" community in the world.
Nothing But Nets -- a campaign of the Ted Turner-founded U.N. Foundation -- boasts impressive numbers: The org has helped cut malaria fatalities nearly in half, having distributed 1 million mosquito…