Posts tagged "haiti"

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Opens Elementary School In Haiti

Who says sororities are all about boozing and boys?

On June 15, Delta Theta Sorority Inc. will open an elementary school, the Cynthia M.A. Butler-McIntyre Campus in the remote…

Mary Odell | June 7, 2013 - 9:20 am

Oh Lovely, Donna Karan’s New Ads Treat Native People Like Props

Donna Karan spent some time in Haiti after the country’s devastating earthquake in 2010, so she was moved to base her latest advertising campaign there.  “Bringing awareness to Haiti has…

Julie Gerstein | December 16, 2011 - 12:40 pm

Quickies: Wyclef Jean For President Of Haiti & Amy Winehouse Holds Russell Brand’s Dad’s Hand

Wyclef Jean is officially running for president of Haiti. Let us repeat: Wyclef Jean is running for president of Haiti. He’s another celeb going from entertainment to government. [NY Daily

Lauren Gold | August 4, 2010 - 9:00 pm

Johnny Depp Has Put A Spell On You

When we saw the title of this post, “‘I Put a Spell on You’ Single & Video for Haiti, Feat. Johnny Depp,” we were like, what, our boyfriend…

Susannah Breslin | March 3, 2010 - 1:10 pm

The Official “We Are The World” Remake Video

The official video for the remake of “We Are The World,” which will benefit victims of Haiti’s earthquake last month, has arrived, to, uh, mixed reviews. I’m all for…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 15, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Beyonce Wants You To Buy A Shirt For Haiti

Beyonce has been named the official face of the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s “Fashion for Haiti” knit tee, which (at $25 a pop) will benefit the Clinton Bush…

Lauren Panariello | February 11, 2010 - 9:15 pm

Ruh Roh: Americans Charged With Kidnapping 33 Haitian Kids

We’ve all heard the saying, “No good deed goes unpunished” — and that’s proven to be true for 10 Americans who flew down to Haiti after the Jan. 12 earthquake.

Jessica Wakeman | February 5, 2010 - 4:20 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/ | 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

Stars To Remake “We Are The World”

I bet a lot of you are too young to remember when “We Are The World” first hit the airwaves 25 years ago, in 1985. The single, written by…

Wendy Atterberry | February 2, 2010 - 1:10 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

Rihanna Sends “Redemption” To Haiti

Rihanna is releasing a cover of Bob Marley’s “Redemption Song” and is donating all the proceeds to the relief efforts for Haiti. Although she was pretty much messing…

Annika Harris | January 22, 2010 - 6:30 pm

Kanye West Banned From “Hope for Haiti”

Kanye West probably has a few New Year’s resolutions after his disastrous year of jerkiness, from snubbing Taylor Swift to generally being all about himself. His diva behavior can be…

Kelli Bender | January 22, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Simon Cowell Jumps On The Haiti Relief Fund Bandwagon

On Wednesday night, Simon Cowell confirmed reports that he’s going to crank out a single in order to help raise money for victims of the Haiti earthquake. Simon is such…

Nikki Dowling | January 21, 2010 - 9:00 pm

Amy Fisher Strips For Haiti

Amy Fisher shot (sorry, bad pun) to fame at the age of 17 when she tried to kill Mary Jo Buttafuoco, the wife of her lover, Joey Buttafuoco. After serving…

Nikki Dowling | January 21, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Quotable: Rosie O’Donnell Says The Haiti Telethon Should Have A Cover Charge

“I hope [there’s] not another telethon on the air, and if there is one, there should be a demand that every person who participates donates a minimum, because it was…

Annika Harris | January 20, 2010 - 4:40 pm

You Can Help Haiti By Buying Perfume—But Should You?

Perfume maker Bond No. 9 has just announced that when you buy their “Scent of Peace” perfume, 10 percent of the proceeds will go towards relief efforts in Haiti (purchases…

Leonora Epstein | January 15, 2010 - 8:45 pm

George Clooney Announces Haiti Telethon, While Barack Obama Pens Newsweek Piece

The reports out of Haiti today continue to be horribly grim. Survivors of Tuesday’s mega-earthquake desperately need food and water, and relief aid teams just can’t get it to them…

Kate Torgovnick/ | January 15, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Haiti Earthquake Survivor Shows Amazing Spirit

Now, three days after the devastating earthquake that rocked the capital of Haiti on Tuesday, amazing stories of survival are beginning to pour out of the region amid tales of…

Wendy Atterberry | January 15, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Brangelina And Other Celebs Donating Mega-Bucks To Haiti Relief Effort

Aid groups from around the world are working tirelessly—racing against the clock—to rescue survivors, provide medical relief, food, and water after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit Haiti on Tuesday. It…

Ami Angelowicz | January 14, 2010 - 6:10 pm