The long-standing telethon for the Muscular Dystrophy Association is moving from syndication to primetime on ABC, it was announced today. Alphabet will air the two-hour “MDA Show of Strength Telethon”…
NBCUniversal's hastily organized "Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together" telethon that aired Friday night across NBCU channels, HBO and a handful of other TV and radio outlets, raised nearly $23 million…
As Gotham dries out from Hurricane Sandy, media giants are stepping up with storm relief fundraising efforts.
Jerry Lewis will step down from hosting the annual Labor Day weekend Muscular Dystrophy Assn. telethon this year, ending a 45-year run.
Friday's "Stand Up to Cancer" telethon has raised more than $80 million in pledges to fund medical research and treatments for the disease.
ABC, CBS and NBC will simulcast the second live Stand Up to Cancer telethon at 8 p.m. Sept. 10.
The "Hope for Haiti" telethon went off without a hitch tonight, with two hours of star musical performances and testimonials supplemented by a squadron of celebrity operators taking pledges. Funds…
Bruce Springsteen and Jennifer Hudson are among the many musicians who became the latest to sign on for the multi-network "Hope for Haiti" telethon Friday. Organizers say that they expect the…
George Clooney and MTV Networks are leading an effort to organize a Jan. 22 primetime telethon to raise money for aid to victims of the earthquake in Haiti.
MTV's publicity stunt on behalf of comedy show "Human Giant" has turned into a real-life renewal. Following a 24-hour mock telethon soliciting 1 million online hits to the show's Web site, net…
Multiple telethons to help raise coin for victims of Hurricane Katrina began taking shape Wednesday -- but at least one such effort is sparking some behind-the-scenes controversy. Execs at ABC, CBS…