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These Stats Explain Why Stormzy's Cambridge University Scholarship Is So Important

Is there a star more committed to enacting tangible social change than Stormzy? Earlier this year, the grime legend announced his publishing imprint with Penguin, to highlight the work of young authors who might otherwise be excluded from the…
By Emily Dixon

People Keep Buying This Rare Book And Returning It, And The Reason Will Warm Your Heart

For the ninth year in a row, author Patrick Rothfuss's nonprofit Worldbuilders will be raffling off a rare ARC of Neil Gaiman's Stardust as part of their annual fundraiser for Heifer International. If history is to repeat itself, it will also be the…
By Sadie Trombetta

You Can Donate To This Amazing Cause By Simply Tweeting Tinder Today

Recognized as the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, Giving Tuesday is a day of, well, giving that encourages you to help others in any way you can. Whether you use it as an opportunity to donate the clothes you no longer wear or to volunteer at a shelter,…
By Sarah Fielding

7 Ways To Support Women's Health On Giving Tuesday

With the frenzy of Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales mercifully dying down, it's time to turn to the more thoughtful part of the holiday season: it's time for Giving Tuesday. If you're not familiar with Giving Tuesday, it's an international…
By Lea Rose Emery

12 Ways To Celebrate Giving Tuesday This Year & Give Back To Your Community

If Black Friday and Cyber Monday aren't your jam, consider contributing to social good during 2017 holidays instead. You can give back this holiday season with these 12 ways to celebrate Giving Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017. While it can be hard to summon…
By Brandi Neal

Margarita From 'Project Runway' Is Dedicated To Helping Puerto Rico Recover

Season 16 of Project Runway is close to naming its last designer standing and contestant Margarita Alvarez has certainly overcome some setbacks to earn her place in the final four at New York Fashion Week. After being eliminated for the look she…
By Alaina Urquhart-White

The Best Part Of ASOS' New GLAAD Collaboration Isn't Even The Clothes

ASOS is getting charitable with its newest collection, and you're going to love it. The popular online retailer partnered with GLAAD, the leading LGBTQ media organization, to create a capsule wardrobe that makes a vital statement. The line is part…
By Marlen Komar

Starbucks’ New Holiday Cups Are Not Only Instagrammable, They Also Have A Beautiful Message

Once the Starbucks holiday cups roll in, it's officially holiday season. Nothing helps the transition from fall to winter like a seasonal cup that's bursting with holiday cheer. But you're going to want to know what Starbucks's 2017 holiday cups are…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

This Comfy Clothing Collab Will Donate To The American Red Cross & You'll Love This Adorable Loungewear

With several tragedies hitting the United States over the last few weeks — Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, and the mass shooting in Las Vegas — any little thing you do can help can make a difference, which is why…
By Melanie Richtman

Fashion & Beauty Items That Actually Donate 100 Percent Of Profits To Breast Cancer Charities

In case you haven't already seen the splashes of pink popping up everywhere, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. That means a ton of company's will be debuting pink products, many with a charitable promise. But how do you find the best pink…
By Kali Borovic

Prince Harry & Megan Markle's First Public Appearance Together Is Super Low-Key

In early September, Megan Markle opened up about her relationship with Prince Harry for the first time in Vanity Fair. The royal couple have been dating for over a year, and ticked off another major milestone this week. Prince Harry & Megan Markle…
By Mary Kate McGrath

Linkin Park's Next Concert Will Be A Tribute To Chester Bennington In More Ways Than One

The Linkin Park lead singer's tragic death in July 2017 left family, friends, and fans reeling. But Linkin Park's first concert after Chester Bennington's death will be a one-off event to commemorate their friend's life, and that's the kind of…
By S. Atkinson

Laverne Cox Has A Nail Polish Collab That Gives Back To Hurricane Relief

At the 2017 Emmy Awards, Laverne Cox looked effing incredible in a gunmetal dress by Naeem Khan with matching earrings, matching eye shadow, and, most importantly matching nail polish. On the red carpet, Cox revealed that she was wearing two colors…
By Kara McGrath

The Personal Message Behind Taylor Swift's Hurricane Harvey Donation Will Warm Your Heart

As the city of Houston continues to recover from the disastrous impact of Hurricane Harvey, people across the country have shown support for those affected by donating millions to relief efforts. This includes a number of celebrities, who have made…
By Mathew Jedeikin

Drake’s Emotional Hurricane Harvey Video Will Make You Take Action

Following the tragic events in Houston as a result of Hurricane Harvey, a number of celebs have made donations to relief funds and have used their public profiles to encourage others to do what they can to help. In a video message in which he gives…
By Mathew Jedeikin

NYX Cosmetics’ New Lipsticks Give Fans A Bold Way To Give Back

If you think this is your average liquid lippie launch, think again. NYX Cosmetics' created Luv Out Loud Lipsticks, and the launch of the product isn't only spotlighting the funky lippies. It's actually impactful by giving customers a chance to…
By Kali Borovic

These Trendy & Charitable Phone Cases Are So Cute That You'll Want Them All

This year has been a huge one for charitable fashion items. Now you can get in on the fun with accessories that give back as well. Because Of A Case is a charitable phone case brand that you can feel good about. Not only do they have trendy styles…
By Kali Borovic

This Program Lets Celebs Donate Beauty Products To The Trans Community & Kylie Jenner Is Already Joining In

Hairstylist Andrew Fitzsimons has over 100,000 Instagram followers, and is trusted with the hair of Kylie Jenner, Shay Mitchell, and Ashley Graham. But he's not only using his platform to care for the beauty needs of celebrities. According to Teen…
By Kali Borovic

Old-Fashioned Gifts People Used To Give That We Should Bring Back

When trying to think of gift ideas — whether for your partner, friend, or the host of a party — it's not uncommon to come up short. You might have already given them all their favorite things. Or, you might just not know someone well enough to dream…
By Carolyn Steber

This Indie Bookstore's "Poetry Gumball Machine" Has A Feminist Twist

A bookstore in Brooklyn has just announced the loveliest new instalment: a poetry gumball machine where all the proceeds go to Planned Parenthood. The bookstore in question is Books Are Magic, a gorgeous independent bookstore in Cobble Hill owned by…
By Emma Oulton