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Charity, Cooking, Culture Watch, Living, London, Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, Video -

  Meghan Markle is celebrating Thanksgiving a day early this year. According to People, on Wednesday the Duchess of Sussex visited the survivors of last year’s Grenfell Tower tragedy in London at the community kitchen, which she previously supported in her first major role as a royal family member. Markle, 37, who is expecting her first child with husband Prince Harry, was […]

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When the temps sharply dropped in New York last week, Cardi B literally handed out some warmth. The Bronx-born star was spotted at the Marlboro Houses housing project in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Gravesend last Thursday, giving out free winter coats to those in need.


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Good works deserve great praise—and that’s exactly what Serena Williams had for her longtime friend, H.R.H. Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, upon hearing about her latest act of philanthropy—collaborating on a cookbook with a group of women affected by the devastating Grenfell Tower fire in West London, England in June…


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Black Economics, Black Leaders, Charity -

Oprah Winfrey and other Black celebrities have faced criticism from some African-Americans for their support of philanthropic causes in Africa. Critics argue these celebrities should focus their giving on African-Americans. Others suggest Black people take a collective approach to philanthropy that incorporates Africa, the diaspora and the United States. (Photo: Pinterest). Some African-American celebrities have made their presence known beyond entertainment and sports and have engaged in philanthropy, sharing their fortunes, and giving of their time and resources to help those who are less fortunate and in need. These Black celebrities have faced criticism from within the Black community for...

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Antonio Brown, charity, drake, Entertainment, Steelers -

A Miami maid received the surprise of a lifetime when superstar rapper Drake treated her […]

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Bennie Thompson, charity, charity fraud, Civil Rights, donald trump, Entertainment, Forbes, Fraud, john lewis, Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, p diddy, Sean Thompson, Steve Harvey, Trump -

Forbes named P-Diddy the highest paid musician of 2017. (click) Steve Harvey is being sued for […]

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Charitable Act, Charity, Chris Long, Education, Entertainment, Good Deeds, Philadelphia Eagles -

Eagles defensive end Chris Long has just announced that he will be donating the remainder of his salary to efforts to increase racial equality in education.

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Deshaun Watson is already impressive on the field as a rookie quarterback, but it's his amazing gesture of charity that really has people talking.

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Beyoncé, Charity, Entertainment, Mi Gente -

Beyoncé released a new song to help raise money for hurricane and earthquake relief for Puerto Rico, Mexico, and the Caribbean.

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Charity, Hand In Hand, Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, News -

On Tuesday night, the Hand in Hand telethon for victims of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma raised over $14 million.

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For years, Nicki Minaj has apparently been secretly donating money to a village in India.

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Charity, Colin Kaepernick, Love Army for Somalia, Meals on Wheels, News, President Donald Trump -

The move comes after President Trump mocked Kaepernick for being a free agent because NFL owners don't want to "get a nasty tweet from Donald Trump."

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Armani Crews, Charity, Chicago homeless, Good Deeds, Good News, Homelessness, News -

Instead of a birthday party, 6-year-old Armani Crews in Chicago wanted to spend her day feeding the homeless.

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Charity, Entertainment, Idris Elba, Omaze -

Idris Elba is auctioning off a private, one-on-one date for one lucky woman for a charity fundraising campaign.

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Charity, Christmas, Craigslist, Good Deeds, Good News, Good Samaritans, Holiday, News -

Hundreds of people took on the role of Santa this year for a family whose six children would have gone without gifts. The Britten family had a year of struggles and couldn’t afford to give their kids the Christmas everyone so hoped for. The mother, Tyshika, turned to Craigslist, asking readers to please help give […]

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Atlanta, Charity, Entertainment, Fundraising, Future, Kasim Reed, Tyrese, UNCF, United Negro College Fund, Usher -

Tyrese, Usher, Jeezy and Atlanta native Future, each donated to the United Negro College Fund at its annual fundraising event.

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Black History Sports, Black Youth Project 100, Charity, Colin Kaepernick, Entertainment -

Colin Kapernick is giving back to the community by donating to the Black Youth Project 100.

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Charity, Eminem, Entertainment, Nick Cannon, Rap Battle -

Nick Cannon is ready to take Eminem head-on in a rap battle as the culmination of their years-long feud. What's more, he wants to do it for charity...

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Cancer, Cancerve, charity, Grace Callwood, Her Side, Life, lives, National, News, of, purpose, Survivor -

Making a difference in a stranger’s life takes determination — and a certain amount of […]

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Boxing, Celebrity Boxing, Charity, Chris Brown, Damon Feldman, Drake, Entertainment, Feud, Music -

Damon Feldman, the owner of Celebrity Boxing, has made an offer to Drake and Chris Brown...

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