Leonardo DiCaprio to donate 'Solar Reserve' art installation
June 10, 2015, 5:59 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Exhibit, by artist John Gerrard, simulates the sun and night sky above a solar thermal plant in Nevada.
American Pharoah jockey Victor Espinoza donates Triple Crown winnings to charity
June 8, 2015, 1:53 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
Every cent of the $80,000 prize will go to the California-based cancer treatment and research center, City of Hope.
Akon creates institution to educate solar engineers in Africa
June 3, 2015, 2:02 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Hip-hop star hopes to bring solar energy to millions in Africa through his new Solar Academy in Mali.
Chobani founder pledges much of fortune to refugee aid
June 1, 2015, 10:54 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Hamdi Ulukaya joins other billionaires in making The Giving Pledge.
Anheuser-Busch producing canned drinking water for flood victims
May 30, 2015, 8:18 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Beermaker shifts focus of one production line at its Georgia brewery to create 50,000 cans of water for the American Red Cross.
Inspired by 'Forrest Gump,' man begins charity run across America
May 26, 2015, 2:28 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Barclay Oudersluys plans to cover the 3,200-mile route in 100 days.
Stephen Colbert flash-funds all 1,000 teacher grants in South Carolina
May 8, 2015, 3:38 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Comedian and South Carolina native shocks the state's education community by announcing an $800,000 donation to fund all grants requested through DonorsChoose.org.
Instagram your feet and give a free pair of shoes to a kid in need
May 8, 2015, 12:48 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
For its 9th anniversary, Toms Shoes will donate a pair of shoes for bare feet with the hashtag #withoutshoes.
12 celebrity Doodles for Hunger
April 30, 2015, 6:26 p.m.
It's going to take a lot more than a simple drawing to solve our nation's hunger problems, but it certainly helps if a famous celebrity is the one doing the doodling!