Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) and Warner Bros. Partner with Young Filmmakers to Create Anti-Smoking PSAs
April 26, 2016
Today, the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), a 501(c)(3) organization, and Warner Bros. Entertainment announced the release of four anti-smoking public service announcements (PSAs) produced by young filmmakers. The PSAs are designed to encourage teenagers to abstain from using tobacco products and to educate audiences about the risks and health impacts of smoking.
February 17, 2016
Today, a smoking cessation public service announcement (PSA) went live featuring narration by Anil Kapoor, the prominent actor recognized for his roles in Academy Award-winning Slumdog Millionaire, Mission Impossible – Ghost Protocol and the hit television series, 24:India. The PSA, titled “Smoking Kills” was released widely today in India...
Variety Celebrates Hollywood's Most Philanthropic and Inspiring Women at the 9th Installment of Variety's Power of Women Event Presented by Lifetime
September 25, 2015
Variety is pleased to announce the honorees for the ninth installment of Variety’s Power of Women luncheon at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons on October 9, 2015. The event, in partnership with Lifetime Television, gathers an intimate group of Hollywood’s most philanthropic women who have been selected as Variety’s “Lifetime Impact Honorees.” Through their humanitarian efforts, these women have made a significant difference in their chosen causes. Variety’s Power of Women event is tied to its annual Women’s Impact Report, which profiles the most impactful women working in the entertainment industry this year. Each of the honorees will be featured on the front cover of the Women’s Impact issue of Variety on October 6th...
Katie Couric and the Entertainment Industry Foundation launch citywide Make That Call campaign with NewYork-Presbyterian and its Jay Monahan Center
March 16, 2015
Katie Couric, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and its Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health, and the Entertainment Industry Foundation’s National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance want you to “make that call” to your doctor for colon cancer screening if you are 50 or older or otherwise at high risk for colon cancer. Katie Couric, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and its Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health, and the Entertainment Industry Foundation’s National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance want you to “make that call” to your doctor for colon cancer screening if you are 50 or older or otherwise at high risk for colon cancer. The annual citywide Make That Call campaign...
“CANCER: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES,” EXECUTIVE PRODUCED BY KEN BURNS AND DIRECTED BY BARAK GOODMAN, TO PREMIERE ON PBS MARCH 30-APRIL 1, 2015
November 10, 2014
WETA Launches CancerFilms.org on November 10 to Collect and Share Personal Experiences of Those Affected by Cancer WNYC is Named Official Radio Partner; Will Produce Companion Audio Content for National Broadcast in Early 2015 Stand Up To Cancer and WETA Washington, D.C., Convene Unprecedented Group of Partners to Create a National Conversation About Cancer, Including Online Initiatives and Public Screenings of the Film Across the U.S. (WASHINGTON, D.C.) — November 10, 2014 —Ken Burns Presents CANCER: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES, a three-part, six-hour documentary directed by award-winning filmmaker Barak Goodman and executive produced by Ken Burns, will air on PBS March 30-April 1, 2015,...
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...