December 9, 2014
LOS ANGELES – PEOPLE and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) will once again co-host the official SAG Awards® gala, held immediately following the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 in Los Angeles. Tony Schubert of Event Eleven will design and produce the Gala for the seventh consecutive year. The SAG Awards gala has been a cornerstone of the PEOPLE/EIF/SAG relationship for nearly two decades. On this special night, the three organizations come together to salute the charitable efforts of actors in their communities and to make an annual donation to the SAG Foundation. PEOPLE and EIF have collaborated on a variety of causes for more than a...
GRAMMY AWARD-WINNER PAUL SIMON TO JOIN STAR-STUDDED CAST AT THE SHAKESPEARE CENTER OF LOS ANGELES 24th ANNUAL SIMPLY SHAKESPEARE
September 16, 2014
Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks Host; Evening Honors Lisa Paulsen and the Entertainment Industry Foundation Los Angeles, CA (September 16, 2014) - The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles (SCLA) presents its 24th Annual Simply Shakespeare benefit reading of “As You Like It,” Monday, September 22, 2014 at the Freud Playhouse, UCLA Campus. This year’s event will honor the Entertainment Industry Foundation and its President and CEO, Lisa Paulsen for their continued dedication to bringing about positive change within health, educational and social causes. Hosted by Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks, the hilarious evening of impromptu Shakespeare and song will feature a star-...
GRAMMY® AWARD-WINNING SINGER JENNIFER HUDSON LENDS HER VOICE TO STAND UP TO CANCER AND GENENTECH IN “TWO WORLDS. ONE DREAM.” CAMPAIGN IN THE FIGHT AGAINST CANCER
July 30, 2014
New PSA Inspires Everyone to Come Together in the Spirit of Collaboration and to Advance Cancer Research LOS ANGELES / NEW YORK – July 30, 2014 – Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, and Genentech, one of the world’s leading biotech companies, have joined forces with GRAMMY®-winning singer, Oscar®-winning actress, and SU2C Ambassador Jennifer Hudson for their latest campaign, entitled: “Two Worlds. One Dream.” Debuting in July, the public service announcement (PSA), which will appear in print, digital, radio, and broadcast media, highlights the incredible work being done by today’s leading...