Samaritanmag

Music-heavy news site about charities, causes and good deeds

Spotlights

Broadway icon and Tony Award winner Idina Menzel has literally flown as high as you can on the Great White Way, taking flight each night as witch Elphaba in the original Wicked musical theatre...
Hedley frontman Jacob Hoggard is an outgoing, friendly, funny prankster whose personality and hit pop songs have made his band one of the biggest new acts in Canada. Since 2005, Hedley has sold...
She played a surgeon on the Fox TV medical drama House, but New York-born actress Olivia Wilde has participated in the real thing in the most dire circumstances in her beloved Haiti, through her work...
The members of Metallica have a range of causes that are important to them. Some we hear about, many we don’t. On this particular day, speaking with Samaritanmag, singer-guitarist James...
The students at Ogden Junior Public School in downtown Toronto will soon have more than a thousand new books in their library thanks to employees at Indigo Books & Music head office, who selected...
Actor Alan Cumming, who plays Eli Gold in CBS drama The Good Wife, was recently in Toronto hosting a fundraiser for the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) and is also an honorary board...
Oscar-winner Ron Howard’s own Ron and Cheryl Howard Family Foundation is in a “nascent phase” says the famed filmmaker, but he is happy to talk about his long-time support of New...
Property Brothers’ Drew and Jonathan Scott have built a lucrative career out of their expertise in real estate, both as renovators and realtors, and in the process have become TV stars in their...
Actress Keira Knightley has supported everything from Amnesty International to Women’s Aid but signed on a few years ago to bring attention to spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a genetic disease...
Sophie Tweed-Simmons, daughter of KISS frontman and bassist Gene Simmons and Canadian actress Shannon Tweed, attended the 2013 Producers Ball in Toronto with her mom the eve of the Toronto...

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