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Sep 19, 2017, 12:00 ET Award-Winning Actress Viola Davis Continues To Join Forces With The Albertsons Companies Foundation And The Entertainment Industry Foundation To Provide Five Million More Breakfasts This Year To Children In Need

Academy and Emmy Award®-winning actress Viola Davis, the Albertsons Companies Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) have come...


Sep 09, 2017, 01:57 ET The Brightest Stars from Entertainment, Journalism, Music, and Sports Joined Students, Educators, Parents, and More for "EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live" on ABC, CBS, FOX And NBC

Tonight, the biggest names in entertainment, journalism, sports, and music – J.J. Abrams, Mahershala Ali, Kelsea Ballerini, Maria Bello, Cate...


Sep 07, 2017, 09:00 ET Additional Stars To Join Students, Educators And Parents For "EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live" Airing On ABC, CBS, FOX And NBC Friday, Sept. 8, 2017

Today, XQ Institute and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) announced that J.J. Abrams, Kelsea Ballerini, Maria Bello, Cate Blanchett,...


Aug 24, 2017, 11:30 ET Hollywood's Brightest Stars Join Students, Educators and Parents for "EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live" Airing on ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC Friday, Sept. 8, 2017

Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Hanks, Mahershala Ali, Tony Hale, Bill Hader, Christian Slater, Common, Randall Park, Rami Malek, Portia Doubleday, Thomas...


Aug 18, 2017, 12:00 ET Viola Davis and Julius Tennon to Executive-Produce One-Hour Telecast "EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live" to Inspire the Public to Rethink High School and Explore Ways to Prepare Students for Careers of the Future

Viola Davis and Julius Tennon will executive-produce "EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live," a special one-hour telecast event which will invite the...


Jun 29, 2017, 11:00 ET Celebrities, Students, Educators, Parents And More Come Together For "EIF Presents: XQ Super School Live" Airing On ABC, CBS, FOX And NBC Friday, Sept. 8, 2017

XQ Institute and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) invite the public to help rethink the future of American high schools with a special...


Jan 17, 2017, 10:00 ET Albertsons Companies Foundation And Entertainment Industry Foundation Award Over $4.6 Million In Grants To Hunger Relief Charities Through Hunger Is Program To Provide More Breakfasts And Eradicate Childhood Hunger

The Albertsons Companies Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) announced that Hunger Is, their joint charitable program...


Dec 16, 2016, 09:00 ET Time Inc.'s People and the Entertainment Industry Foundation Celebrate 21 Years Hosting the SAG Awards® Post-Awards Gala to Honor Actors' Charitable Endeavors

Time Inc.'s People and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) will come together to co-host the official SAG Awards® Post-Awards Gala, held...


Dec 12, 2016, 10:38 ET New York City Students & Teachers To Dream Up Innovative Learning Projects Designed To Impact Their Classrooms And Communities At "Think It Up Live" Event

Think It Up™, an Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) initiative designed to refocus the national education conversation on the great work...


Nov 14, 2016, 09:03 ET Washington, D.C. Students & Teachers To Convene To Dream Up Innovative Learning Projects Designed To Impact Their Classrooms And Communities

Think It Up™, an Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) initiative designed to refocus the national education conversation on the great work...


Oct 27, 2016, 10:00 ET The Albertsons Companies Foundation And The Entertainment Industry Foundation Raise $5 Million To Fight Childhood Hunger

The Albertsons Companies Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) today announced they raised more than $5 million through...


Sep 12, 2016, 08:30 ET More Than $111 Million Pledged So Far in U.S. and Canada in Connection with Sept. 9 Stand Up To Cancer Fundraising Special

 Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) today announced more than $111 million has been pledged collectively so far in connection with the star-studded...


Sep 09, 2016, 09:04 ET More Stars Stand Up To Cancer Today, Friday, September 9th 8:00-9:00PM ET/PT / 7:00PM CT

 New stars include: Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson, Chris Evans, Kevin Hart, Will Arnett, Lena Dunham, Kathy Bates, Eva Longoria, Shannen Doherty,...


Aug 25, 2016, 10:00 ET Viola Davis, The Albertsons Companies Foundation And The Entertainment Industry Foundation Team Up To Provide Five Million Breakfasts This Year To Children In Need

Emmy Award®-winning actress Viola Davis, the Albertsons Companies Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) have come...


Jul 28, 2016, 09:02 ET Think It Up Celebrates The Power Of Student-Teacher Collaboration With First-Ever National Award For Classroom Innovation And Excellence

 The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) announced the winners of the inaugural Think It Up Innovation Awards, honoring eight teams of...


Apr 26, 2016, 13:00 ET Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) and Warner Bros. Partner with Young Filmmakers to Create Anti-Smoking PSAs

Today, the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), a 501(c)(3) organization, and Warner Bros. Entertainment announced the release of four...


Mar 11, 2016, 08:54 ET Andy Roddick, Brooklyn Decker, And Austin Officials Join Austin Teachers & Students At "Think It Up Live" Pitch Competition For Innovative Learning Projects

 Think It UpTM, the new initiative from the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), joined Brooklyn Decker, Andy Roddick, Austin officials...


Dec 16, 2015, 10:00 ET Hunger Is Awards Over $4 Million To 79 Local Hunger Charities To Fight Childhood Hunger

 The Albertsons Companies Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) announced that Hunger Is, their joint charitable...


Dec 09, 2015, 08:52 ET Entertainment Industry Foundation, Denver Public Schools And Denver Mayor Michael Hancock Host Nation's First Student-Teacher Think It Up Live Pitch Competition For Innovative Learning Ideas

 The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), a leading charitable organization of the entertainment industry, hosted the first-ever Think It...


Oct 20, 2015, 10:00 ET The Albertsons Companies Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation Raise Additional $2 Million to Fight Childhood Hunger

 The Albertsons Companies Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) announced they have raised more than $2 million during the...


Oct 01, 2015, 09:00 ET EHE International Partners With Entertainment Industry Foundation's National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance And The CDC To Encourage Screening

 A window display at Rockefeller Plaza this month will emphasize the lifesaving value of colorectal cancer screening, reaching almost 250,000...


Sep 10, 2015, 10:00 ET The Entertainment Industry Foundation Announces XQ Institute As Founding Collaborator Of New Think It Up National Education Initiative

 The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), a leading charitable organization of the entertainment industry, today announced that the XQ...


Sep 08, 2015, 10:00 ET The Albertsons Companies Begins Fall Season Fundraiser To Combat Childhood Hunger

 The Albertsons Companies and its store brands, in partnership with the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), will join together for an...


Sep 03, 2015, 09:30 ET Entertainment Industry Foundation Announces Additional TV, Film and Musical Guests for Think It Up Education Initiative Telecast

The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), a leading charitable organization of the entertainment industry, today announced the latest round of...


Jan 29, 2015, 17:33 ET Hollywood Stands Up To Cancer Presented By The Entertainment Industry Foundation And Event Chairs Jim Toth And Reese Witherspoon Announces $16 Million Pledged To SU2C

 At last night's Hollywood Stands Up To Cancer fundraising event, Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) Co-Founder Katie Couric recognized...