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Nordstrom’s New Boutique Puts Charity Centerstage

Blackbook informs us that shopping giant Nordstrom will be setting up a non-profit shop in New York City’s Soho neighborhood. The high-design charity boutique is an already-existing concept, and a…

Leonora Epstein | November 1, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Catfight: Jezebel Creates A College Fund For “16 & Pregnant”‘s Tyler And Catelynn — Rad Or Wrong?

When I read that our blogger friends at Jezebel.com started a PayPal account for a “college fund” to help Catelynn and Tyler, the teens who gave their daughter up for…

Jessica Wakeman | October 22, 2010 - 12:00 pm

What’s Up For Bid At The Ralph Lauren Pink Pony Auction?

Ralph Lauren has his own breast cancer foundation called the Pink Pony Fund. To raise money during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, he’s holding an enormous auction of luxury goods, getaways,…

Leonora Epstein | October 11, 2010 - 5:45 pm

Open For Discussion: The Breast Cancer Snuggie And Other Random BCA Products

I’ve thought a lot about retailers who create charity products to aid crises or support foundations, and I honestly can’t decide whether consumerism and charity—both for shoppers and retailers—is a…

Leonora Epstein | October 7, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Is Target Knocking Off TOMS Shoes?

I’ve been wanting to buy a pair of TOMS shoes for a while … but not from Target. Browsing the shoe department at Tar-jay this weekend, I noticed a cute…

Jessica Wakeman | July 13, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Giving Designer Fakes A Good Home

Here’s one use for fake goods we can get behind. More than $3.6 million worth of counterfeit goods in the form of 109,300 pairs of shoes, 10,000 pants, and 2,592…

Bianca Posterli | May 21, 2010 - 6:15 pm

Cute New TOMS Charity Shoes

Do you like water, shoes, and looking good? If so, hot damn, have we got the shoes for you. Well, actually, TOMS has the shoes for you. Their new design…

Lily Q | May 19, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Stars Who’ve Auctioned Off Dates With Themselves For Charity

Since celebrities are so into “giving back,” they often participate in charity auctions. And what better to auction off than … time with them. Above, check out some of the…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | May 11, 2010 - 4:30 pm

It’s A Floating Beer Pong Table For … Breast Cancer?

Here’s some, uh, unique charity: $2 from every $39 Pink Edition Portopong inflatable beer pong table will go to the Keep A Breast Foundation for education about breast cancer prevention.

Jessica Wakeman | May 5, 2010 - 11:20 am

My First Time: The Revlon Walk For Women’s Cancers

As a busy New Yorker whose normal weeknight get-home time is 9 p.m. if not later, I’m pretty selfish about my Saturdays. There are no plans to be made before…

Joanne Hinkel | April 30, 2010 - 6:45 pm

Axe Undie Run Challenge Encourages Charity, Girls In Panties

If you thought the Boobquake was a stupid activist statement, hold onto your panties! No, seriously, hold onto your panties: Axe Body Spray is hosting the “Axe Undie…

Jessica Wakeman | April 28, 2010 - 3:50 pm

How Much Would You Pay To Intern At Vogue?

Desperate for a fashion internship? Daddy ready to shell out a few dollars to help you get your foot in the door? Then get to bidding, because charitybuzz has a…

Bianca Posterli | April 11, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Kiehl’s + Celebs Make Earth Day Products We Can Support

Cue the Earth Month product marketing. Each year around this time, we start receiving dozens upon dozens of press releases heralding April launches that are so loosely tied to anything…

Erin Flaherty | March 17, 2010 - 8:45 pm

A Sweet Rock ‘N’ Roll Bracelet That Benefits Women, Too

Bracelets that benefit causes aren’t always the cutest, but jewelry designer Danielle Stevens is changing that with her Women for Women bracelet. Throughout March, which happens to be National Women’s

Catherine Strawn | March 10, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Get Rid Of Your Old Jeans For A Good Cause

We know you own a lot of denim. So when you tire of those blue jeans, don’t just throw them in the trash. Gap recognized the fact that many people…

Bianca Posterli | March 6, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Could You Spend A Whole Day Barefoot?

Already known for his charitable moves, Tom’s Shoes founder Blake Mycoskie created a business plan which allowed him to give back to children in need while selling shoes to the…

Bianca Posterli | March 3, 2010 - 7:10 pm

Now You Can Shop Oprah’s Closet

Oprah Winfrey is all about the generosity. After all, she devotes an entire episode of her talk show each year to gifting the guests with her favorite things. Now, in…

Bianca Posterli | March 2, 2010 - 6:10 pm

Simon Cowell Releases His All-Star “Everybody Hurts” Remake

Oh, that Simon Cowell. Just when Celine Dion, Wyclef Jean, Kanye West, Miley Cyrus and company were feeling all good about themselves for remaking “We Are The World”

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | February 3, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Check This Out: Scarlett Johansson Designs For Haiti Relief

Scarlett Johansson is the latest celeb to hop on the designs-for-Haiti bandwagon. ScarJo was able to quickly contribute to the cause thanks to her position as a Mango campaign girl…

Leonora Epstein | February 3, 2010 - 6:09 pm

Chelsea Clinton Makes You Sweat For Haiti, And 5 Other Wacky Relief Efforts

There’s a whole lot of philanthropy for Haiti going around these days, which is heart-warming. I guess everyone has their own way of going about things, which is maybe why…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 26, 2010 - 7:30 pm