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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...


Nov 03, 2014, 18:07 ET Hunger Is Awards $1.3 Million To 198 Local Hunger Charities To Combat Childhood Hunger

The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) have announced that Hunger Is, their joint charitable initiative to fight...


Mar 27, 2014, 10:00 ET Actress Viola Davis Joins The Safeway Foundation And The Entertainment Industry Foundation In A Campaign To End Childhood Hunger

Academy Award®-nominated actress Viola Davis together with The Safeway Foundation and the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) today...


Mar 26, 2014, 09:00 ET Join The Fight Against Cancer: Entertainment Industry Foundation's Revlon Run/Walk For Women Announces 2014 Hosts For Annual Event

Revlon (NYSE: REV), The Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) and Lilly Tartikoff are proud to announce the 21st annual EIF Revlon Run/Walk for...


Sep 26, 2013, 10:00 ET Marg Helgenberger Teams Up Again with Stand Up To Cancer and The Safeway Foundation in the Fight against Breast Cancer

Public Service Campaign Will Help Raise Awareness and Funds for Innovative Breast Cancer Research Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the...


Sep 18, 2013, 13:42 ET University Of California Launches "Promise For Education" Crowdfunding For Student Scholarships

Academy Award-Winning Actor Jamie Foxx, Gov. Jerry Brown, Entertainment Industry Foundation, Bank of America and Facebook Among Notable Supporters...


Jul 11, 2012, 09:30 ET "Stand Up To Cancer" Returns To Primetime For Its Third Star-studded Broadcast On September 7th

OSCAR®-WINNING ACTRESS GWYNETH PALTROW TO EXECUTIVE PRODUCE WITH EMMY® AWARD WINNER JOEL GALLEN LIVE, ONE-HOUR FUNDRAISING EVENT TO AIR...


Mar 21, 2012, 06:04 ET Revlon Global Brand Ambassadors Halle Berry, Emma Stone and Olivia Wilde to Host the 2012 Entertainment Industry Foundation Revlon Run/Walk for Women

 Highly-Supported Annual Women's Cancer Events to Take Over the Big Apple on May 5th And Los Angeles on May 12th Revlon (NYSE: REV),...


Mar 01, 2012, 09:30 ET States Urged to Recognize and Address Colon Cancer Screening Gaps

Need for Colon Cancer Screening Coverage for High-Risk and Underserved Populations Remains a Priority Under New Health Law A coalition of 13...


Nov 02, 2011, 11:00 ET Stars "Rise and Honor" for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Veterans Day Special Benefiting Veterans and Their Families

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ABC's Extreme Makeover: Home Edition is teaming up with the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF) to...