26 March 2013
CHIME FOR CHANGE PRESENTS: THE SOUND OF CHANGE LIVE, a global campaign for girls’ and women’s empowerment founded by Gucci, announces a televised concert event at London’s Twickenham Stadium on 1 June with Co-founder and Artistic Director, Beyoncé as headliner
Also set to perform Ellie Goulding, Florence + the Machine, HAIM, Iggy Azalea, John Legend, Laura Pausini, Rita Ora, Timbaland and more to be announced
Tickets on sale from 9 AM GMT Wednesday, March 27 at www.chimeforchange.org
26 March 2013, London, UK – Today, Salma Hayek Pinault co-hosted a press conference at the Soho Hotel with Mariane Pearl, John Legend and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy to announce THE SOUND OF CHANGE LIVE, a global concert event taking place on Saturday 1 June at London’s Twickenham Stadium and broadcast around the world. Headlined by Beyoncé, the concert event will be presented by CHIME FOR CHANGE, the recently launched global campaign founded by Gucci, which serves to raise funds and awareness for girls’ and women’s empowerment. CHIME FOR CHANGE is led by a founding committee comprised of Gucci Creative Director Frida Giannini, Salma Hayek Pinault and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter.
14 January 2013
Sean Penn & Friends Raise $4M for Haiti Relief
As the Second Annual Sean Penn & Friends Help Haiti Home event on Saturday proved, it helps to know people. The outspoken actor drew Richard Gere, Julia Roberts, Leonardo DiCaprio and Reese Witherspoon to the Montage Beverly Hills hotel to keep the spotlight on the country, still suffering in the wake of the 2010 earthquake, and raise over $4 million for his J/P Haitian Relief Organization.