The Climate Reality Project, the leading international organization dedicated to mobilizing action on climate change, and Charitybuzz, the global leader in online charity auctions, today announced the launch of the two-week Climate Reality auction.This auction will run from April 22 – May 6 at www.Charitybuzz.com/ClimateRealityProject.The auction, which begins on Earth Day, will raise funds for the Climate Reality Leadership Corps educational and grassroots-organizing program, with 2013 trainings in Istanbul, Turkey; Chicago, Illinois, and Rio de Janerio, Brazil. The Climate Reality Leadership Corps is currently made up of 4000 Climate Leaders from 58 countries who educate their communities about climate change impacts and solutions.Items featured in the Climate Reality auction include the following:• Meet Ben Affleck with a day-long set visit on his next film • Meet country music superstar and American Idol judge Keith Urban with VIP tickets to an upcoming concert• Tickets to the Vera Wang Fashion Show During New York Fashion Week • A Versace gown worn by Academy Award winner Charlize Theron• Meet Chelsea Handler with VIP tickets to Chelsea Lately • Tickets for 2 to the Galapagos Islands on a Lindblad Expeditions National Geographic vessel• An autographed guitar from Maroon 5• Tickets to the 2014 Sundance Film Festival and Awards Party• Premium tickets to see Celine Dion at a Las Vegas concert • Tickets to the critically acclaimed play “The Weir” in London and a private meet and greet with lead actor Brian Cox• Meet Jackson Browne with VIP tickets to his upcoming tour• Autographed copy of Betty White’s newest book and autographed picture• VIP tickets to “Dancing with the Stars”• Ultimate Disneyland Family VIP Package“We are incredibly grateful to these friends who are generously contributing their unique talents to support the Climate Reality Leadership Corps program, which is changing the cultural conversation about climate change and driving for solutions,” said Climate Reality CEO Maggie L. Fox.
The world-famous Zimmer Children’s Museum will host the WE ALL PLAY FUNdraiser, presented by Hasbro Studios in celebration of National Mr. Potato Head Day.As Zimmer’s largest family event of the year, proceeds will be raised to help provide thousands of low-income families with free or subsidized museum memberships, fund field trips for Head Star and Title I schools, and create scholarships for camps and classes.Guests in attendance to include Oscar winner Mira Sorvino, Jordana Brewster (“The Fast and the Furious” series), Ron Livingston (“Office Space,” “Search Party”), Rosemarie De Witt (“Mad Men,” “La La Land”), Colin Hanks (“Life in Pieces,” “Fargo”), Aubrey Anderson-Emmons (Lily on “Modern Family”), “This Is Us” stars Eris Baker, Faithe Herman, Mackenzie Hancsicsak, Parker Bates, and Lonnie Chavis, “Fresh Off the Boat” stars Hudson Yang, Forrest Wheeler and Ian Chen, Kathleen Robertson (“Murder in the First,” “Bates Motel”), Andrew Keegan (“10 Things I Hate About You”), Autumn Reeser (“Sully,” “The O.C.”), Christine Lakin (“Step by Step,” “Hollywood Darlings”), Jenni Pulos (“Flipping Out”), Johnathan Schaech (“That Thing You Do!”), Meredith Monroe (“Dawson’s Creek,” “Edge of Seventeen”), Rio Mangini (“Bella and the Bulldogs”), Ever Carradine (“Goliath,” “Shameless”), Terri Seymour (“EXTRA”), Ariana Greenblatt (“Stuck in the Middle”), “Girls Meets World” stars August Maturo, Cooper Friedman, and Ava Kolker, Bryce Gheisar (“A Dog’s Purpose”), Mekai Curtis (“Kirby Buckets”), “Bunk’d” stars Nathan Arenas and Nina Lu, and moreMusic from Lucky Diaz and the Family Bands, Lolas, and Luis and Ana; Appearances by Mr. Potato Head, Amazing Etch Man, Tommy Salami, and The Magic Balloon Book starring Mr. DaveWHEN: Sunday, April 30th, 2017 Check-in: 12:00Carpet: 12:30pm – 2:00pmWHERE: The Zimmer Children’s Museum 6505 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90048Free Parking Available at La Jolla & Wilshire Lot