Posts Tagged Charity fundraising

Thursday’s Red Nose Day TV special: Comedy for a good cause

In this May 11, 2015 file photo, Nick Cannon arrives at the NBC Network 2015 Programming Upfront presentation at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Cannon will attempt to dance nonstop for 24 hours as a warm up to Thursday, May 21, 2015 broadcast of Red Nose Day.   (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Thirty years ago, Richard Curtis suspected two things: People like to laugh and they like to do good.

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‘Sting like a butterfly': Holyfield jabs Romney for charity

Five-time heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield, left, is declared the winner against Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney during a charity fight night event Friday, May 15, 2015, in Salt Lake City. The black-tie event raised money for the Utah-based organization CharityVision, which helps doctors in developing countries perform surgeries to restore vision in people with curable blindness. (Kristin Murphy/Deseret News via AP) SALT LAKE TRIBUNE OUT;  MAGS OUT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and five-time heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield squared off in the ring at a charity fight night event in Salt Lake City.

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Mitt Romney, Evander Holyfield to fight at charity event

Five-time heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield, left, is declared the winner against Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney during a charity fight night event Friday, May 15, 2015, in Salt Lake City. The black-tie event raised money for the Utah-based organization CharityVision, which helps doctors in developing countries perform surgeries to restore vision in people with curable blindness. (Kristin Murphy/Deseret News via AP) SALT LAKE TRIBUNE OUT;  MAGS OUT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and five-time heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield squared off in the ring Friday at a charity fight night event in Salt Lake City.

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