The all-female produced event, The Purpose Awards, honored individuals and organizations making a positive impact in the world on September 25, 2017 at L.A. Live. The Streamy Awards and Force Multiply have collaborated to produce The Purpose Awards which honoreed the likes of Geena Davis, Gallant, Lilly Singh, Hannah Hart, Lizzie Velásquez, Baddiewinkle and several other contributors. The show presented six awards recognizing companies, content creators, personalities and nonprofits that utilize social media to broadcast their positive message that fosters engagement and awareness within the community.
The award categories and recipients were:
Lilly Singh, Lizzie Velásquez, and Hannah Hart for the Creator Award.
Activision Blizzard, Bank of America and Ford for the Company or Brand Award.
Global Citizen, Make-A-Wish and Meals on Wheels for the Non-profit or NGO Award.
Karlie Kloss, LOVE ARMY and Omaze for the Uniter Award.
The Ad Council receiving the Legacy Award.
“We’re proud to be recognizing creators and organizations that have demonstrated such unwavering commitment in addressing social issues ranging from diversity, inclusion, and bullying prevention, physical disabilities, wellness, and mental health, to economic disparity, sustainability, and food security.” said Lou Raiola, founder of the Purpose Awards.
Actively pursuing social good, the show highlights consisted of: an emphasis on gender equality with a female led production team staffed by Backlot Productions and a zero waste lunch spearheaded by Zero Waste Co. In addition, attendees were asked to donate used electronics to be recycled by Homeboy Recycling. Autistic artist Jimmy Reagan’s artwork was also featured, whose work “Girl from Italia” was displayed throughout the venue. To learn more about The Purpose Awards please visit http://www.thepurposeawards.com.
Venice Family Clinic’s 35th Silver Circle Gala took place at The Beverly Hilton on March 26, 2017. Jared Leto presented the Humanitarian Award to President of Worldwide Marketing and Distribution for Warner Bros. Pictures, Sue Kroll. Venice Family Clinic raised an astonishing amount of $1,528,208 on Sunday evening. Dr. Jimmy H. Harawas was also recognized and recieved the Clinic’s Irma Colen Leadership Award. The gala was hosted by comedienne Laura Kightlinger and the evening included musical performances by the bands X Ambassadors and Dawes.
Venice Family Clinic’s mission is to provide quality primary health care to low-income individuals. The organization has twelve locations on the Westside of Los Angeles and has helped 24,000 uninsured men, women and children. Learn more about the Venice Family Clinic at http://www.venicefamilyclinic.org.
(Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Venice Family Clinic)
FabFitFun’s special edition Editor’s Box is finally available. Editors and influencers curated the best products for this box. The box is worth over $200 in full sized products, and can be purchased for only $49. Each Editor’s Box contains:
- Modcloth Loch and Key Scarf $34.99
- The Created Co. To-Go Coffee Mug $19
- FabFitFun Coloring Book & Colored Pencils $14
- Manna Kadar Liplocked Priming Gloss Stain $24
- Marrakesh Argan & Hemp Hair Oil $22.99
- O.R.G. Skincare Mineral Peel Face $44
- Jook & Nona Tag Necklace $65
- Zoya Nail Polish $9
In addition, there is a surprise product of one of these items:
- Pure Cosmetics Nude Collection Eyeshadow Palette $50
- OSEA Atmosphere Protection Cream $48
- Dermalogica Skin Hydrating Booster $56
- Anderson Lilley Beach Butter Body Cream $24
Behind the scenes from the Optic White party celebrating the 2016 Grammy Awards this past February.
Love Goodly is a cruelty-free, eco-friendly, vegan bi-monthly beauty box subscription service. The October-November Box is only $29.95 with products valued over $85. This month’s box includes:
- Linne Botanicals Purify Face Wash
- Blissoma Scentless Stick Natural Deodorant
- Lippy Girl Eyeshadow
- Love Goodly Gold Tattoo
- Rawxies Lemon Poppy Seed Heart Bar
The upcoming December-January box will be curated by actress Emily Deschanel. http://www.lovegoodly.com
Shot at the W Hollywood on August 25, 2016. Shot with a Samsung s7. Unedited image.