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Justin Bieber Partners with “Pencils of Promise”…

Justin Bieber Partners with Pencils of Promise for Second Annual Schools4All Campaign

 
 
One participating school to win a visit from Justin Bieber


LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Pencils of Promise (PoP), an organization dedicated to increasing access to quality education in the developing world, announces today its Schools4All campaign featuring Justin Bieber and a chance to win a school visit through a $25 contribution.

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“A Green Story” Opens at Greek Film Festival – Featuring Child Star Talia Jackson

A Green Story Opens at the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival on May 31st
Feature Film Featuring Ed O’ Ross and upcoming child star, Talia Jackson


LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) May 25, 2012 – A cast of talented actors will step out onto the Red Carpet at Hollywood’s famed Egyptian Theatre for the premiere showing of A Green Story, the touching story of terminally ill Van Vlahakis (Ed O’Ross), a Greek immigrant who remembers his arrival in the USA with only 22 dollars in his pocket. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Jessica Sanchez to Give Thanks To Troops on PBS’s Memorial Day Concert Special

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American Idol Final Runner Up Jessica Sanchez Is Proud To Give Thanks To The Troops In Her First Televised Performance After Series Finale On PBS’s National Memorial Day Concert
 
Jessica Sanchez give thanks to the troops on PBS’s National Memorial Day Concert broadcast live from the U.S. Capitol Sunday, May 27 at 8 pm. ET.
 
WASHINGTON, May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — After an impressive showing at the finale of AMERICAN IDOL, sixteen-year old singing sensation Jessica Sanchez is honored to pay tribute to the service and sacrifice of all our men and women in uniform, their families at home and those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

Recording Artist Gio Participates In Healthy Kid’s Day with YMCA!

Recording Artist Gio Participates In Healthy Kid’s Day with YMCA!



Recording artist Gio, known for her community involvement activities via her “Feed Your Mind Campaign”, participated in Healthy Kid’s Day with YMCA. The program encourages kids and parents to commit to keeping the body and mind active this summer. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Jennifer Lopez & Nuyorican Productions Announce New Youth Digital Series

 Jennifer Lopez Through Her Company
Nuyorican Productions & Believe Entertainment Group Announce New
Youth Digital Series “Tiger Beat Entertainment”

AOL & Cambio to Distribute Premiere Digital Series Featuring Young Adult & Teen Entertainment

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Jennifer Lopez,
her company Nuyorican Productions and Believe Entertainment Group
announce plans to launch a new digital video series entitled “Tiger Beat
Entertainment,” an all-new entertainment news and lifestyle show for
teens and young adults. The series will be distributed through and in
partnership with AOL and the teen and young adult platform Cambio and
will be produced at Cambio’s Hollywood studio. Believe Entertainment Group is a New York-based digital entertainment company.  Nuyorican Productions is a television, film and digital production company founded by Jennifer Lopez and Simon Fields. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Bring Jordin Sparks To Your School! (Contest – Ends Sept. 16th, 2011)

Bring Platinum Selling Recording Artist Jordin Sparks To Your School


SCHOOL WITH THE MOST ONLINE VOTES WINS PERSONAL SCHOOL VISIT FROM THE GRAMMY NOMINATED AMERICAN IDOL SUPERSTAR

SPOKANE, Wash., Aug. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ —

WHAT:
The lucky elementary school, middle school or high school that casts the most votes will earn a personal school visit from American Idol superstar, Jordin Sparks. Students will hear firsthand from the Grammy nominated, platinum selling recording artist what she has been doing since she won American Idol, get to know Jordin better—some of her favorite things, places and people, and listen to her recount how she spent the summer on a recent People to People Student Ambassador Program European adventure.
Students can enter the contest at www.p2pSparks.com/vote for a chance to win. Must be 13 years or older to enter. Open to legal residents of the contiguous United States. Limit one entry per person. Contest ends September 16, 2011. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Letters and International Calling Cards Donated to USO for Military Family Care Packages

Letters and International Calling Cards Donated to USO for Military Family Care Packages


DALLAS, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Teen Choice 2011 mega-stars Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift
were among more than 50 stars who wrote and autographed personal
messages to U.S. military families with loved ones oversees. Along with
the messages, MetroPCS Communications, Inc. donated $5,000
worth of international long distance calling cards to the USO’s
Military Family Care Package program, helping to connect families who
are separated by deployments. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Teen Sensation Stephanie Courtney Shoots Music Video | Kicks Off Anti-Bullying Campaign

Teen Sensation Stephanie Courtney Shoots Music Video

Kicking Off Anti-Bullying Campaign

New York, NY – July 13, 2011 – Vocalist Stephanie Courtney is a talented teenager who wants to touch others with her music and messages.  Along those lines, one problem plaguing large numbers of young people these days is that of bullying.  Stephanie is kicking off her anti-bullying campaign with the music video shoot for her new single, “Taken Over.”  “Taken Over” is about empowerment for young people facing the cruelties that take place in their lives. To continue, please click “MORE”!

Singer Trey Songz To Perform at Lifebeat BET Awards Fundraiser | June 24th, 2011

Trey Songz Performing a Special Acoustic Set at Lifebeat BET Awards Fundraiser, Friday, June 24th

 

— An official BET Awards event to raise funds for HIV/AIDS prevention and support —

NEW YORK, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — On Friday, June 24th,
BET Award winner and Grammy nominated artist Trey Songz will perform a
special acoustic set at Lifebeat @ The BET Awards 2011 at Playhouse
Hollywood. The event will be the first in a planned series of
fundraisers to occur annually the Friday night before the BET Awards.
Proceeds from the party will benefit Lifebeat: Music Fights HIV and the
non-profit’s HIV/AIDS prevention and support programs. The event is
hosted by Stephen Hill, President of Programming, Music and Specials at BET Networks and Kevin Liles,
Founder and Chairman of KWL Enterprises. To continue, please click “MORE”!

R&B Superstar Keri Hilson & Amber Riley Team Up To Promote “Battle for the Bands”…

Grammy Nominated R&B/Pop Superstar Keri Hilson

and “Glee” Star Amber Riley want Teens to Do

Something to Save the Music



DoSomething.org and the VH1 Save The Music
Foundation team up to activate teens on music education with second
annual “Battle for the Bands” contest

DoSomething.org and
the VH1 Save The Music Foundation announce today the second annual
“Battle for the Bands” campaign, led by celebrity spokespeople Keri
Hilson and “Glee”’s Amber Riley. Launching March 1st, the national
initiative mobilizes young people in the fight to keep music education
in schools. “Battle for the Bands” encourages teens to participate by
submitting videos about the importance of music in the classroom or by
launching local advocacy projects about music education. DoSomething.org
and the VH1 Save The Music Foundation will present the videos and
projects to members of Congress, urging them to keep comprehensive music
education in schools. Last year, over 90,000 teens participated in
joint music education campaigns launched by the two organizations. To continue, please click “MORE”!

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