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November 26, 2019

United Nations to Honor Cyndi Lauper for Human Rights Work, Kesha to Present

By VARIETY STAFF The United Nations will award Cyndi Lauper with the first High Note Global Prize award for her promotion of human rights and impacting […]
November 26, 2019

Cyndi Lauper to Receive Inaugural United Nations High Note Global Prize for Her LGBTQ Advocacy

Kesha will present the award on global Human Rights Day, Dec. 10. By Tatiana Cirisano / BILLBOARD   Pop icon and human rights activist Cyndi Lauper will […]
November 26, 2019

Cyndi Lauper to Receive First High Note Global Prize for Work in LGBTQ Advocacy

Kesha will present pop star with prize at latter’s annual “Home for the Holidays” benefit concert By ROLLING STONE Cyndi Lauper will receive the inaugural High […]
October 18, 2019

Purpose At Work: How IBM Partners With Developers To Scale Impact

FORBES / By Simon Mainwaring While many companies promote social good initiatives, not all programs are strategically sound or measurably impactful. And while there is no easy […]
October 14, 2019

IBM and David Clark Cause Announce Call for Code 2019 Global Prize Winner: Health Solution for Firefighters

The winning solution, Prometeo, will be deployed through a companion IBM program that is dedicated to tackling some of society’s most pressing challenges with IBM open […]
June 6, 2019

Jessica Biel, Cher and More Stars Take the Call for Code Global Challenge on World Environment Day

ENTERTAINMENT TONIGHT By Jennifer Drysdale‍ 1:29 PM PDT, June 6, 2019 Jessica Biel, Cher, Sting, Pitbull and more celebs are using their star power for good. […]
April 9, 2019

Céline Dion, The Jonas Brothers, Robin Thicke, Olympic Champions Laurie Hernandez and Apolo Ohno back Call for Code 2019 Global Challenge

Céline Dion, The Jonas Brothers, Robin Thicke, Monica, Little Big Town, Olympic Champions Laurie Hernandez and Apolo Ohno as well as many other social advocates back […]
April 8, 2019

Jonas Brothers, Celine Dion, Robin Thicke & More Stars Support World Health Day (Exclusive)

Entertainment Tonight / By Zach Seemayer‍ Some of the biggest names in entertainment and sports are lending their star power to a good cause. In recognition of […]
October 30, 2018

Largest Engagement of Developers in History, with 156 Nations Represented, Culminates with ‘Call for Code Global Prize’

The intersection of tech, humanitarian aid and celebrity voices combine in this unique initiative A Global Code Challenge to help mitigate suffering caused by natural disasters […]
October 16, 2018

How Your Life May Be Saved When the Next Natural Disaster Strikes

People Magazine / Jason Hahn The world witnessed a slew of natural disasters over the course of 2018 — from an earthquake and tsunami that devastated […]
August 20, 2018

Call for Code campaign tops Social Voice of 920 Million People in support of Natural Disaster Preparedness & Relief

On World Humanitarian Day, Celebrities that include Ellen DeGeneres, Justin Bieber, Trevor Noah, Pierce Brosnan, Kesha, Ryan Seacrest, Alyssa Milano, Joe Jonas, Luke Bryan, Trisha Yearwood, Marcia […]
August 16, 2018

Justin Bieber, Ellen DeGeneres, Kesha & More Stars to Support World Humanitarian Day

Entertainment Tonight / By Liz Calvario‍ 8:10 PM PDT, August 16, 2018 It’s good to give back. This Sunday, Aug. 19 marks World Humanitarian Day and David […]
July 6, 2018

Join Forces Against Natural Disasters with the Call for Code

The goal of Call For Code is to develop technology solutions that significantly improve disaster preparedness and benefit the initiative’s charitable partners: the United Nations Human […]
May 30, 2018

IBM Pledges $30 Million for Techies to Fight Natural Disasters

Forbes / By Robert Hackett May 30, 2018 . IBM is committing $30 million over five years to a global initiative aimed at addressing social challenges, like […]
May 28, 2018

IBM to give $200,000 award for finding a solution to natural disaster relief

By Aqsa Khunshan on May 28, 2018 . IBM is holding a competition to decide which team will come up with the best solution for natural […]
May 24, 2018

IBM pledges $30M, calls for coders to join global effort combating natural disasters

TechWire / By Wral — May 24, 2018  . RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – IBM is calling on the global public and private sectors, including the United […]
May 24, 2018

IBM Leads ‘Call for Code’ to Use Cloud, Data, AI, Blockchain for Natural Disaster Relief

$30 million, 5-year IBM investment unites developers to solve pressing social issues; benefits UN Human Rights Office and Red Cross in partnership with Linux Foundation and […]
March 22, 2018

Pitbull Details Commitment to United Nations Clean Water Initiative

Rapper will serve as Global Ambassador to Clean Water Here campaign, releases speech after canceling U.N. appearance due to snowstorm Rolling Stone / By Jon Blistein […]
December 11, 2017

Celebrating Human rights through music

A High Note Music Prize will be launched in 2018 UN HUMAN RIGHTS / NEW YORK and GENEVA (10 December 2017) To recognize the outstanding contributions […]
December 8, 2017

Human Rights Day Hits Musical High Note With United Nations

First High Note Music Prize to be awarded next year by United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights . GRAMMYS / LOS ANGELES (12.8.17) by Philip […]
December 7, 2017

United Nations to Award Music Prize for Contribution to Human Rights in 2018

The inaugural High Note Music Prize will honor a major recording artist in recognition of the promotion of human rights through music.   BILLBOARD / NEW […]
October 12, 2017

DCC secures Red Hot Chili Peppers to perform at Stand Up for Heroes concert at Madison Square Garden

The Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) and New York Comedy Festival (NYCF) announced today that the Red Hot Chili Peppers will perform at this year’s Stand Up […]
March 23, 2017

Clean Water Here launches the largest safe drinking water social-media campaign in U.S. History on UN World Water Day 2017

Social Voice Tops 790 Million People Supporters include Pitbull, Pink, Bruno Mars, Britney Spears, Maroon 5, Ed Sheeran, Pharrell Williams, UN-Water and Watermill Express DENVER, Colo. […]
June 8, 2016

The day Prince met Muhammad Ali: How a Boulder charity guru brought 2 icons together

David Clark recalls the day in 1997 that The Artist met The Greatest DAILY CAMERA / BOULDER (June 8, 2016).  It took 19 years to go viral, sparked […]
June 5, 2016

When Muhammad Ali met Prince

BBC NEWS / LONDON (June 5, 2016) – June, 1997. Prince, at this time, is one of the best-known artists in the world, his string of 1980s […]
March 23, 2016

Lady Gaga, Pitbull, Alicia Keys, Pharrell Williams, Ryan Seacrest, Maroon 5, Jennifer Hudson, Justin Bieber and more join Water Now

Social media voice tops 753 million people in support of UN World Water Day to provide clean water to those in need via World Vision Water […]
February 24, 2016

Water Now 2016 social media voice tops 203 Million people in support of UN World Water Day

Supporters include UN Water, Sesame Street, Pharrell Williams, Pitbull, Jason Derulo, Meghan Trainor, Jill Scott, Natasha Bedingfield, Foster the People   NEW YORK, NY (February 24, 2016) – […]
December 5, 2015

Water Now 2016 social media voice tops 140 million in support of UN World Water Day

NEW YORK, NY (December 4, 2015) – At its “Strong Women Strong World” event in New York today, World Vision announced that renowned philanthropic producer David […]
August 31, 2015

Martin Truex, Jr. and Furniture Row Racing Team Welcome Grand Prize Sweepstakes Winner at Talladega!

NEW YORK, NY (August 31, 2015) – Renowned philanthropic producer David Clark and are proud to announce a one-of-a-kind sweepstakes guaranteed to provide a once-in-a-lifetime […]
March 25, 2015

Water Now – The Largest Clean Water Social Media Campaign in History Tops Social Media Voice of 1 Billion People

NEW YORK, NY (March 25, 2015) – Water Now, a Cause Brand created by renowned philanthropic producer David Clark and in partnership with UN Water’s World […]
March 19, 2015

Water Now – Surpasses Social Media Voice of 800 Million People in Support of UN World Water Day

NEW YORK, NY (March 19, 2015) – Water Now, a cause brand created by leading philanthropic producer David Clark, today exceeded a social media voice of […]
March 11, 2015

Water Now – Generates Over 500 Million Social Media Posts in Support of UN World Water Day

NEW YORK, NY (March 11, 2015) – Water Now, a cause brand created by leading philanthropic producer David Clark today announced the launch of a global […]
January 15, 2015

Colorado Group Helps Breast Cancer Survivors Get Tattoos

WEST ALLIS, WIS (January 15, 2015) New York Times For women who have survived breast cancer, breast or nipple reconstruction can be a first step toward […]
September 13, 2014

Cause Flash – A Digital Broadcast Network for Good

David Clark Announced a New Digital Platform Designed to Rally Millions of People Around Worthy Causes by Harnessing the Power of Social Networking LOS ANGELES, CA […]
September 4, 2014

Water Now Springs To Life In Stockholm – Organizers Of Global Social-Media Initiative Aim to Reach 1 Billion People to Promote Clean Water for those in Need

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (September 4, 2014) – Cause Flash, a digital company founded and led by philanthropic producer David Clark, today announced the launch of “Water Now,” a week-long […]
December 1, 2013

Flash Flood For Good: Solving the Water Crisis

“The most basic thing is clean water. The most important thing is it’s user-friendly. Anybody could figure out how to put a packet in this water, […]
October 11, 2013

Personal INK (P.INK): Tattoos Transform Mastectomy Scars into Beauty

NEW YORK, NY (October 11, 2013) / TODAY, by contributor Diane Mapes After mastectomy, women usually have two choices: Learn to love your flat chest or […]
September 24, 2013

Flash Flood For Good, A Social Media Movement Raising Awareness and Funds for Global Clean Water Launches at The 2013 Clinton Global Initiative

NEW YORK, NY (Sept. 24, 2013) PRNewswire Chelsea Clinton will take the stage at the 2013 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting this afternoon to help […]
September 24, 2013

Social Media Campaign for Clean Drinking Water Launches at Clinton Global Initiative

Celebrities participating in Flash Flood for Good campaign include Justin Bieber, Morgan Freeman, Scarlett Johansson and Matthew McConaughey Chelsea Clinton officially launched campaign at Clinton Global […]
August 26, 2013

Colorado Firefighters Celebrated During Firefighter Appreciation Week

DENVER, CO (Aug 26, 2013) Firefighter Appreciation Week chaired by Governor John Hickenlooper and United States Senator’s Mike Bennet and Mark Udall came to a close […]
August 13, 2013

Jon Lester’s NVRQT Rallies Against Pediatric Cancer

BOSTON, MA (August 13, 2013) CBS Already a veteran of five pro seasons and three months in the big leagues, Jon Lester wasn’t a kid in […]
July 25, 2013

Campaign to Share Clean Drinking Water to Launch at 2013 Clinton Global Initiative

Flash Flood for Good will aggregate the social media feeds of celebrities, companies and brands for a 72-hour focus on awareness and fundraising to share clean […]
July 17, 2013

Jon Lester, MLB Pitcher Battles Cancer, Never Quits

BOSTON, MA (July 17, 2013) CNN By Jon Lester It might be hard to believe, but as difficult as cancer was, in some ways it was […]
July 9, 2013

US Senators Bennet, Udall and Governor Hickenlooper Chair 2013 Firefighter Appreciation Week

Senator Mark Udall, Senator Michael Bennet and Governor John Hickenlooper Salute Colorado Firefighters at Firefighter Appreciation Week & Fight Fire With Beer Festival   Denver, CO – July […]
March 28, 2013

Giving Breast Cancer Survivors the Tools to Define, on Their Own Terms, what the Healing Process Looks Like

NEW YORK, NY (March 28, 2013) Huffington Post Everyone knows someone who’s been impacted by breast cancer. Talking about it isn’t easy. Enduring it is painful. […]
October 10, 2012

Fight Fire With Beer Festival goes off with a Bang!

Boulder’s Fight Fire With Beer Festival Mixes Brews and Music to Aid Firefighters   BOULDER, CO (October 10, 2012) Boulder Camera Beer flowed and music played […]
September 24, 2012

President Bill Clinton Announces Smoke Alarm: Smokey Robinson Aggregates Social-Media for Clean Water

1st Smoke Alarm to Reach over 200 Million   NEW YORK, NY (September 24, 2012) – P&G BUSINESS WIRE President Bill Clinton announced today at the […]
June 21, 2012

Smokey Robinson Issues Global Smoke Alarm – “A Digital Emergency Broadcast Network”

ELTON JOHN, EVA LONGORIA, HILARY DUFF, JAMES FRANCO & OTHERS LEND SOCIAL FEEDS TO HELP Cause Swarm announced, a digital platform designed to rally millions of […]
September 5, 2011

Boulder Native, Charity Event Guru David Clark Returns Home – After 20 Years in NYC

Clark has worked with everyone from Nelson Mandela to Prince in support of causes BOULDER, COLORADO (September 5, 2011) – DAILY CAMERA / By John Aguilar Camera […]
August 17, 2011

Stevie Nicks and Jeff Bridges Perform at American Thunder Music Festival

STURGIS, SD (August 19, 2011) PRNews The American Thunder Music Festival, a benefit concert for the Bob Woodruff Foundation, was held this past weekend (August 13) […]
August 16, 2011

50,000 Fans Dazzled at American Thunder Music Festival

Jeff Bridges hosts All-Star Concert in Celebration of the Men and Women of the United States Military and their Families   President Barack Obama, First Lady […]
July 19, 2011

Stevie Nicks to Join Jeff Bridges and John Fogerty at American Thunder Music Festival at Legendary Sturgis, Buffalo Chip

All-Star Concert Will Benefit the Bob Woodruff Foundation, in Celebration of the Men and Women of the United States Military and Their Families   LOS ANGELES, […]
July 9, 2010

Big Kenny to Debut ‘Heart Of Africa’ at Benefit Concert on Behalf of the United Nations World Food Programme

“Heart Of Africa” Tribute to All Africans in Recognition of the Continent’s First World Cup Football Championship   NAIROBI, KENYA (July 9, 2010) PRNewswire “Heart Of […]
March 26, 2009

President Salutes Heroes on National Medal of Honor Day

ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, VA (March 26, 2009) By Pentagram Staff Writer A cadre of heroes joined with the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation to honor and […]
May 6, 2008

46664 Concert Honouring Nelson Mandela at 90

A Gathering of Great Friends and Supporters; London, Hyde Park, June 27, 2008 LONDON (May 6, 2008) PRNewswire Many of the world’s most powerful and instantly […]
March 29, 2008

Heroes in School Shooting and Bridge Collapse Receive Prestigious Above & Beyond Medals from General Colin Powell

WASHINGTON DC (March 29, 2008) Good News Network Two years ago, a Nevada Middle School gym teacher confronted a student gunman who had already wounded others. […]
November 30, 2007

Snoop Dogg, EPMD Bolster J.A.M. Awards

The first annual J.A.M. Awards took place last night at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom, with multiple artists paying tribute to the late Jam Master Jay of […]
November 30, 2007

Snoop Dogg, Raekwon, LL Cool J Rhyme for Jam Master Jay at J.A.M. Awards

NEW YORK, NY (November 30, 2007) Rolling Stone New York’s Finest vigilantly patrolled the streets near Manhattan’s Hammerstein Ballroom last night because New York’s grimiest were […]
November 7, 2007

J.A.M. Awards & Concert Announce Nominees for Awards Including Chuck D, Will Smith, Spike Lee, Wyclef Jean & Kanye West

J.A.M. Awards & Concert – Promoting Jam Master Jay’s Vision Of Justice, Arts & Music (J.A.M.)–Announce Nominees For Awards Including Chuck D, Will Smith, Spike Lee, […]
October 26, 2007

President Bill Clinton joins Congressional Medal of Honor Society’s Above & Beyond Citizen Honors Initiative

President Clinton Joins President George H.W. Bush and General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.) as Honorary Co-Chair to call upon American Public to Nominate Fellow Citizens […]
October 10, 2007

The Congressional Medal of Honor Society Announces Above & Beyond Citizen Honors at a Press Conference at the Lincoln Memorial

Honorary Co-Chairs Former President George H.W. Bush General Colin L. Powell, USA (Ret.)   Medal Of Honor Recipients & Members Of Congress Call Upon American Public To […]
April 30, 2007

Instant Karma: The Amnesty International Campaign to Save Darfur

NEW YORK, NY (April 30, 2007) In an historic effort to mobilize activism around the human rights atrocities occurring in Darfur, Sudan, more than 50 international […]
April 28, 2007

Instant Karma: The Campaign to Save Darfur

NEW YORK, NY (April 28, 2007) Amnesty International “Instant Karma: The Campaign to Save Darfur,” the new global “Make Some Noise” project from Amnesty International, seeks […]
March 5, 2007

Congress Designates National Medal of Honor Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 5, 2007) Vandenberg Airfare Base Just one day after awarding the Medal of Honor to Bruce Crandall, a veteran of the Vietnam War, […]
February 18, 2007

Yoko Ono’s Gift of Lennonʼs Songbook Supports Amnesty Internationalʼs Global Darfur Campaign

NEW YORK, NY (February 18, 2007) Ono News Yoko Ono’s generous gift to Amnesty International — the right to have leading international musical artists record new […]
October 17, 2006

City of Boston Pays Tribute to Hometown Hero, Doug Flutie

Band Boston to Perform with Keith Lockhart and Boston Pops pays Tribute to Hometown Hero, Doug Flutie 2006 Red, White & Blue Award Concert, Sponsored by […]
May 12, 2006

Faith & Tim Set Concert for Katrina Relief

LOS ANGELES, CA (Friday May 12, 2006) People Magazine Mississippi native Faith Hill and her Louisiana-raised husband, Tim McGraw, have plan to donate proceeds from their […]
May 5, 2006

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Announce Show in New Orleans to Benefit Gulf Coast Hurricane Relief Efforts

100% of Net Proceeds from Concert to be Contributed to Katrina Relief Efforts in Louisiana and Mississippi Concert Marks Official Launch Of Tim and Faith’s Neighbors […]
November 2, 2005

The City of Cincinnati Salutes Oscar “The Big O” Robertson

CINCINNATI, OH (November 2, 2005) The 2005 Red White & Blue Award was presented to NBA Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson, who was honored for his […]
May 4, 2005

Yoko Ono Promotes Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons in General Assembly of the UN

UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY, NYC (May 4, 2005) Yoko Ono Lennon Thank you, Secretary General Kofi Annan, esteemed members of the General Assembly, Mayor Tadatoshi Akiba […]
March 24, 2005

60TH Anniversary of the Atomic Bombing Of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Marked by Global Arts Initiative

Mayor Akiba of Hiroshima and President of the Mayors for Peace, who consist of 730 Mayors from 110 countries representing half a billion people, announce landmark […]
March 3, 2005

Yoko Ono to Address the UN’s General Assembly about Landmark “Back To The Garden” Global Arts Initiative

To commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Yoko Ono, along the Mayors for Peace alliance, launches unprecedented arts initiative to […]
February 11, 2005

Arthur Miller to Receive Posthumous Award at Anne Frank’s 75th Birthday Tribute

Famed Playwright Arthur Miller was slated to receive ‘The Anne Frank Human Writes Award’ at The Anne Frank 75th Birthday Tribute   Honorary Chairs Include President […]
February 2, 2005

Anne Frank’s 75Th Birthday to be Marked by Human Rights Celebration

 Honorary Chair Miep Gies, 97: “I Was Privileged to Have Known Anne…Help Us Honor and Celebrate Her Life and Legacy”   NEW YORK, NY (February 2, […]
July 6, 2004

Bruce Springsteen receives the Red, White & Blue Award from the City of Asbury Park

The inaugural 4th of July Red White & Blue Award was presented to New Jersey’s own Bruce Springsteen for his unyielding support of Asbury Park for over […]
November 29, 2003

Beyonce and Bono Headline AIDS Concert for Mandela

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA (November 29, 2003) BBC NEWS Beyonce Knowles and Bono were among global stars who performed at Nelson Mandela’s South Africa gig to […]
December 23, 2002

Joe Strummer’s Last Song – for Mandela

LONDON (December 23, 2002) / U2 News Clash star Joe Strummer, one of the pioneers of punk rock, has died aged 50. Strummer had recently been […]
December 6, 2002

Nelson Mandela sends out an SOS to Fight the HIV/AIDS Crisis

CAPETOWN, SOUTH AFRICA (December 6, 2002) PR Newswire At a launch event today at the National Botanical Gardens in Cape Town, Nelson Mandela – joined by […]
January 26, 2002

The Harrison Concert That Never Was

NEW YORK, NY (January 26, 2002) Radio Crow   Before brain cancer left him unable to perform live, George Harrison was planning a final concert; a […]
January 10, 2002

Unfinished Sympathy: George Harrison’s Final, Unfinished Product May See Fruition After All.

NEW YORK, NY (January 10, 2002) MSNBC NEWS, by Jeannette Walls At the time of his death, the former Beatle was working on a follow-up concert […]
July 13, 1997

Healing: A Journey of Tolerance and Understanding

Muhammad Ali and Thomas Hauser Synopsis: “Muhammad Ali is the most loved person in the world. Everywhere he goes, wherever he goes, people of all colors […]
June 24, 1997

The day Prince met his hero – Muhammad Ali

WASHINGTON DC (June 24, 1997) – Boxing great Muhammad Ali and the Artist  (aka Prince), met for the first time today in our nation’s capital to […]
June 19, 1997

Ali Urges Tolerance

WASHINGTON DC (June 19, 1997) By Karen Keys It has almost always been brave and somewhat naive souls who ponder the question: “Why can’t we all […]
October 20, 1996

Ali Stands Tall on Mission of Healing

NEW YORK, NY (October 20, 1996) | By Ron Borges, Boston Globe The black Islamic warrior who has become a holy man saw immediately that there […]