Virginia Williams, a Hollywood television actress, did not seek out Free the Slaves. She was actually wary at first. Seven years ago a friend invited her to the Freedom Awards, a FTS ceremony honoring the world’s best anti-slavery work. A presenter told the audience there were tens of millions of slaves on the planet today, more than at any other time in human history. “I remember thinking I didn’t hear that correctly,” Williams says. “Is this a scam? This read more >
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“Freedom of Expression” was the theme for The New Hollywood’s Benefit on Sunday for Free the Slaves—and they couldn’t have expressed it better. With rousing tributes to Marvin Gaye, Christina Aguilera, and Maya Angelou, the group sang, danced, and shimmied their way across a performance worthy of Broadway.
Alexis Carra, the director of the benefit and a Broadway veteran herself, told the New Hollywood Group to “sing, dance, be open, love, smile, create, and carry on a tradition of expression read more >
Get ready! On October 23, the New Hollywood Women’s Goal Group will be hosting their first-ever performance benefit entitled “Free to Express” to raise money for Free the Slaves.
TNH is asking for a $27 dollar donation, in honor of the 27 million people in slavery today.
TNH is a philanthropic goal group of female professionals—all in the entertainment read more >
They are asking for a $27 donation in honor of the 27 million people enslaved in the world today.
TNH is a group of entertainment industry professionals—all women—who come together to do good, by providing a “safe environment” to help each other achieve “individual, personal and read more >