Posts Tagged Charity fundraising

New site, app, links celebrities, charities and donors

This Thursday, April 16, 2015 photo shows Todd Wagner in his company office, Chideo, in Los Angeles. Wagner, a billionaire-turned-philanthropist, is seeking to build his new company into a network devoted to charitable causes. Chideo has already signed on more than 100 VIPs from the entertainment, sports and political realms who are sharing exclusive videos and making themselves available for experiences ranging from red carpet meet-and-greets, intimate concerts and other encounters once reserved only for rich donors. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chatting on the red carpet with Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence; recording a country song with Clint Black; working a relief mission with Patricia Arquette; receiving a serenade from Michael Bolton on a Caribbean island. These are just some of the WOW! moments possible for everyday donors through a new online charity service that combines star power with digital marketing savvy to contribute millions to celebrity causes worldwide.

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Buccaneers select Jameis Winston with top pick in NFL draft

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announces after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers selects Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston as the first pick in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft,  Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are counting on Jameis Winston to help them become relevant again.

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