• Charities

    Doodle For Hunger

    It seems that there are quite a few famous people out there that give, but stay under the radar and out of the limelight. Have you ever heard of this type of fundraising before? Sure I’ve seen celebrities auction the shirts off their backs, to raise money. In fact, the pic below is of a T-shirt Misha Collins drew on with Jelly Beans. It went for over a $1000. What I didn’t know was that there are organizations out there that raise money ongoing, like this. Doodle for Hunger is a fun online auction of signed original works of art by comic artists, celebrities, and illustrators. The auction benefits St.…

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    Paul Blackthorne asked to get behind a charity

    It seems the people at Represent know the power of fandom. They’ve  contacted actor Paul Blackthorne  to see if there was a cause he’d like to back. He said yes and is currently asking fans for suggestions on the best way to go about it. This is a personal one for me. I love elephants. I just can’t understand how people can profit from so much pain. I really hope fandom gets behind this one to make a huge difference.

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    Jared’s 11th Hour Incentive

    Let’s get real. Jared pulled out all stops to raise money for his Always Keep Fighting Campaign.  He literally gave of himself, his time and his property. From Supernatural scripts, Skype calls, through to the shirt off his back. Well, one that had been on his back, anyhow. Jared calls them ‘incentives’ and it works. His campaign is closed now, but by selling over 40,000 shirts, he has helped To Write Love On Her Arms, probably in ways they could never have imagined. This is fandom power at it’s best. I get the feeling this won’t be the last time, Jared rallies the Supernatural Fandom to give.  

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    One Direction Fans Direct themselves

    TV star fans are not the only ones to donate to worthy causes in their hero’s name. This is pretty cool, because it’s fandom pulling together themselves. The boys support efforts like this, but fan-leaders emerge and truly make a difference. Fandom power! Visit Sugarscape for the lowdown.