Archive for the 'Charity & Causes' Category

November 25, 10 | Author: | 2 Comment(s)

Oxfam Ambassadors Scarlett Johansson and Gael Garcia Bernal are heading to Cancun next week for the UN Climate Conference. The pair and other celebs will be joining in on the UN negotiations to come to an agreement on a deal to address the growing threat of climate change. Other celebs involved include actor Djimon Hounsou, […]

March 19, 10 | Author: | Leave a Comment

Kids adore her in The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie. Parents love her in movies like The Other Boleyn Girl and Lost in Translation. And now, kids and parents alike are applauding actress and singer Scarlett Johansson’s recent request to Congress to add more fruits, vegetables, and healthy meal options to school lunchrooms. Johansson has written a […]

February 23, 10 | Author: | Leave a Comment

“I’m delighted with this collaboration with Mango to promote a solidarity project which will benefit the fundation Oxfam International, who collaborates with the Haiti earthquake cause. Buying this bag I have specially designed for the ocassion, you will help to provide the people of Haiti with basic assistance, such as drinkable water.” The international actress […]

February 2, 10 | Author: | Leave a Comment

American actress Scarlett Johansson has designed a handbag for Spanish fashion chain Mango in a charity initiative to aid victims of the Haiti earthquake. Johansson’s Haiti handbag will be distributed in all Mango stores worldwide from March 2010. All profits will be donated to INTERMÓN-OXFAM, which is helping victims of the disaster. The Haiti handbag […]

January 20, 10 | Author: | 2 Comment(s)

You and three friends can meet Scarlett Johansson on opening night of her new play, A View from the Bridge, this Sunday (January 24) at NYC’s Cort Theatre. You’ll get to watch the play, meet the 25-year-old actress at the after party, and help earthquake survivors in Haiti. If you’re lucky, you might spot Liev […]

January 15, 10 | Author: | Leave a Comment

As you all probably already know, there was a horrible tragedy this week in Haiti.  Here is Scarlett’s official statement: “My heart goes out to the millions of people affected by the tragic events that have afflicted Haiti. As an ambassador of Oxfam, I urge those who are able to donate to the organization which […]

December 10, 09 | Author: | 1 Comment(s)

Scarlett covers the January issue of Harper’s Bazaar magazine (UK). She poses with (RED) clothes in the pictures, and in the article she’s interviewed by Bono (U2) talking about her trip to Rwanda last year to help to fight AIDS in Africa. It’s a great photoshoot, and it’s always nice to see her collaborating with […]

September 10, 09 | Author: | 3 Comment(s)

Famous faces like George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson, Alicia Keys and others are lending their autographs to custom-designed collectible elephants for Hasbro Inc.’s Project Zambi, to bring awareness and raise money for the 15 million kids who have lost parents and relatives to AIDS. Fans can bid on the elephants — each one signed by a […]

September 10, 09 | Author: | Leave a Comment

Handbag Amnesty is back in collaboration with Cancer Research UK, hosting an auction of handbags donated from a number of A-listers, set to take place this October. Celebrities that have recently offered their designer goods for the upcoming Ebay auction include: Paris Hilton, Scarlett Johansson, Alexander McQueen (we’re bidding for his silver clutch), Hilary Alexander and Rachel Bilson. […]