Tag Archives: Charity

Pretty Boo Boo

Fashion designer Cynthia Rowley has already conquered the boo-ties, why not the boo-boos? Using glitter, sequins, lace, gems and more, Rowley has teamed up with Band-Aid to design a limited edition set of adhesive bandages for a good cause. One dollar from the sale of every $10 tin will go to Design Ignites Change, an organization that engages […]

Ad Bands

Ad Bands is industry professionals putting on a concert for a wonderful cause, and even cooler is their ad for their event… I’m still laughing! via.

$50

What would you buy with $50? A simple question that can be answered so differently depending on who you ask. The brainchild of artist Jiashan Wu and Joyce Meng, CEO of the volunteer-based online organization Givology, What Would You Buy with $50? is an online exhibition that features more than 150 drawings by East African villagers and students from the […]

Run For Charity Water

Longtime friend of Metropark, DJ Aristocat is doing it big next week. He and partner DJ Sleeper will attempt to run 100 miles over 5 days, directly to DJ at the Vestal Village. It’s a secret event outside the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. “We’ll be running through scorching deserts and mountain terrain during […]

Toy Soldiers

“Turn soldiers back into children…” Advertising Agency: Y&R South Africa Creative Directors: Liam Wielopolski, Michael Blore Art Director: Mbuso Ndlovu Copywriter: Sebastian Schneider Designers: Anita Modi, Bradley Stapleton Released: July 2009 via

Smile On Your Brother Art Show

Today is the opening of “Smile on Your Brother” in Vancouver, Canada at the Livestock gallery. The show is put on by a Canadian charity called Contributor, their whole idea is that every person who wants to ride a skateboard, should have a skateboard. They believe that by allowing children and kids who live in […]

Shake & Bake

The man – The Myth – The Legend – Will Ferrell has teamed with the charity Cancer for College to produce a 3-product line of sunscreen lotions. All proceeds go to the charity organization. And with names like ‘Sexy Tan’ and ‘Forbidden Fruit’, the lotions are both funny by title and by the picture. Are you sexy? […]