I worked in the social service sector because I wanted to be seen as good, so it’s pretty ironic that I started working in the sex industry to pay for it.
On Thursday, Ellen Degeneres appeared via video conference to the students and staff at Spain Elementary-Middle School in Detroit, a school beset by poor funding and abysmal conditions, to announce a surprise donation of $500,000.
Today, Chris Pratt, Russell Wilson, and Ciara visited Seattle Children’s Hospital, where they met “great kids and parents” who, for reasons beyond their control, will have to spend the holidays away from home. It’s a kind gesture, taking time away from the more glamorous elements of celebrity to bring a unexpected…
This week the members of Arizona State’s Alpha Chi Omega sorority divided the internet. The young women dared to take selfies at an Arizona Diamondbacks game instead of focusing their full attention on baseball. Those selfies proved highly controversial for some dumb reason. The least amused was, no doubt, the…
Around the world, weddings are about you, you, you: The bride and the groom. But this week, one charitable couple decided to fuck that and do something truly good with their time and money.
There are two awful about this video: The nightmare of a wax figure coming to life to murder you and take your soul, and the reality that some people will do anything Ahnold tells them to just based on the fact that he’s a muscled-up guy in some scary make-up.
With wedding season shifting into high gear (so help us god), let us take a moment to remember a kinder, gentler time when white-gowned brides were… dudes.
NBC hosted its first Red Nose Day telethon last night to benefit children living in poverty (read more here), and a standout was Coldplay’s 12-minute long mockumentary on the making of Game of Thrones: The Musical.
Here’s a tough question: When you’re traveling abroad and a child begs for change, what do you do?
Remember last summer, when the Ice Bucket Challenge was in full swing and then it died down and a part of you felt guilty for feeling like, Phew, thank God that's over, because the charitable part means you shouldn't feel annoyed (right)? Take a deep breath, sit down, and meet its successor, the Twizzler Challenge.
Redditors who have been viewing and swapping photos of stolen nude celebrity photos have been trying to donate money to charity in an attempt to whore for karma IRL. Problem is, no charity will take their fap money — they've just been rejected by charity number 2.
The Ice Bucket Challenge is sweeping my Facebook news feed and has gone as far as to be featured the Today Show, so it can now officially be classified as having gone viral. Celebrities like Matt Lauer, Martha Stewart, golfer Michelle Wei and even the Elle.com digital team have participated in pouring buckets of…
Man, I know that the loom band tutorials I watch late at night tell me that there's no limit to the things I can create with only some picks and a few rubber bands, but Patrick Kavanagh has really rocked my world with the graphic (and colorful) penis cozy he's created for charity. And for about 500 pounds, he'll…
One man’s trash is another man’s overseas profit at the European version of Buffalo Exchange. In New York, shady companies are placing “donation receptacles” around the city, claiming to share the gains with the needy; the items are actually being sold in bulk overseas or ending up in thrift stores. Not cool, bro.
Yesterday, folks got a look at the 2012 tax information for Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation, and found that the organization claimed $2.1 million in assets but gave away only $5,000. Today, Gaga's mom is speaking out.
Pharrell is auctioning off the 30-gallon hat he wore at the 2014 Grammys, the same hat which basically caused the Internet to explode that night.
In a stunning act of generosity, Kenny Thompson — a father from Houston, Texas — has paid off the outstanding lunch debts of all of the children at a local elementary school where he mentors and tutors students. He was inspired to step up after reading about the school in Salt Lake City, Utah that recently garnered…
In this video, the cast of Downton Abbey give you the top ten reasons to enter to win a day on their set in London. And they're all hilarious!