Tag: Charity

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 6, 2019
Hasbro was proud to partner with Marvel and Disney for a second year as part of their outstanding Universe Unites campaign which, this year, will support Starlight Children’s Foundation – benefitting children’s hospitals across the country. And, as part of the epic event, we’re excited to share that Hasbro along with Disney and their licensors…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2018
The Washington DC Metro Area Star Wars Collecting Club (DCSWCC) wishes to announce to fans and collectors that a limited number of their eighth bi-annual charity lapel pins are still available.  Order now for delivery in time for Christmas! The 2018 pin features Luke Skywalker in his jedi blacks with DCSWCC’s signature Washington Monument as…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 5, 2018
Toy donations will go to organizations that directly help kids. RANDOLPH, N.J., Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Cra-Z-Art, a prime manufacturer and leader in trendy toy, activity, art and school supply products, has teamed up with a number of prominent charitable organizations, including Toys for Tots, The Toy Foundation and Filling in the Blanks (FIB), to…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 19, 2018
The Washington DC Metro Area Star Wars Collecting Club (DCSWCC) wishes to announce their eighth biannual charity lapel pin.  The 2018 pin features Luke in his black Jedi garb holding a glimmering green lightsaber in the shape of the club’s signature Washington Monument.  Eighth in the series of high-quality pins, and officially licensed by Lucasfilm…

 

by Daniel Pickett
May 7, 2018
Star Wars: Force for Change to Donate up to $1 Million to Support UNICEF Disney store Offers ‘Roar in Store’ Discount on all Star Wars Products to Celebrate Star Wars Day LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lucasfilm and Star Wars: Force for Change today announced Roar For Change, a global challenge in support of UNICEF. The initiative invites…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 2, 2018
    Dave Bautista, who plays Drax in Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy franchise and will be featured in Avengers: Infinity War, stopped by Give Kids The World Village to meet with special fans and celebrate Hasbro’s donation of $1 million US worth of cash and products. The surprise is part of Marvel: The…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 24, 2018
    Lin-Manuel and Tobi Pin Mates Wooden Collectibles (Set of 2) A Lin-spired release! If you love Lin-Manual Miranda and his fluffy friend Tobi, this adorable Pin Mates™ bundle is a must-have in your collection! Designed in a retro-style that’s reminiscent of figures from the 1960s and ’70s, these 2 miniature wooden collectibles are…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 21, 2017
Efforts to Overcome Logistical Challenges Solved Just in Time for Christmas FORT WORTH, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program, Hasbro, Inc., Signature Flight Support, and Hillwood Airways, a Perot company and private charter airline, are collaborating to deliver 30,000 toys and games, to families in need in Puerto Rico this week,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 19, 2017
Official Spider-Man™: Homecoming Suit Auctioned Off and Spider-Man: Homecoming DVDs Donated to Generate Over $40K in Value for the Marine Toys for Tots Program, Bringing Thousands of Toys To Kids This Holiday Season  An official Spider-Man suit worn by Tom Holland in Spider-Man™: Homecoming was auctioned off for a winning bid of $41,000, generating more…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 4, 2017
Beginning December 1st With All Activision Proceeds Supporting the Call of Duty™ Endowment, a Non-Profit Fighting Veteran Unemployment and Underemployment   SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Activision Blizzard (Nasdaq: ATVI) today announced the newest iteration in its award-winning in-game program to support the Call of Duty Endowment’s efforts to help unemployed veterans find high-quality careers in the United…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 25, 2017
Master of Horror JOHN CARPENTER Invites You to Be His Personal Guest for Two Special HALLOWEEN EVENTS – Tuesday, October 31   HelLA HORROR NIGHTS and JOHN CARPENTER’S ANTHOLOGY LIVE CONCERT   EXCLUSIVE ONE-OF-A-KIND JOHN CARPENTER PACKAGE UP FOR AUCTION   In Benefit of the ROCK AGAINST MS FOUNDATION, The sCARE FOUNDATION and FUR &…

 

by Daniel Pickett
October 5, 2017
Not going to NYCC this year, but still want some of those sweet, sweet Funko exclusives?  Not to worry because this year the team at BoxLunch has picked up three shared Funko Pops that will only be available at NYCC and BoxLunch!   And remember, for every $10 spent in-store or online, BoxLunch will help…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 29, 2017
LOVE IS LOVE BENEFIT COMIC RAISES MORE THAN $165K FOR VICTIMS OF THE PULSE NIGHTCLUB MASSACRE IN ORLANDO Impactful Graphic Novel Nominated for GLAAD Media Award San Diego, CA (March 28, 2017) – Last December, IDW Publishing, with support from DC Entertainment, created LOVE IS LOVE, an anthology graphic novel that united the comic book…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 16, 2016
Hasbro Helps Children in Need with a Donation of Half a Million Toys & Games, & Employee Volunteer Projects around the World December 15, 2016  PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, employees of Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) are celebrating the company’s fourth annual Global Day of Joy by bringing holiday cheer to children in need through volunteerism and toy…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 21, 2016
The Funko team asked Funko artists and staff to customize DIY Freddys, with just one single rule: paint application only! Now they are turning it over to all of you to vote for your favorites! The winning Freddy will be produced for Funko-Shop.com with a scheduled December release! All proceeds from the winning Freddy design…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 29, 2016
PAWTUCKET, R.I.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) announced today that it is teaming up with Meals on Wheels America to bring its JOY FOR ALL COMPANION PETS to seniors across the nation. Hasbro will donate $100,000 and JOY FOR ALL COMPANION PETS to local Meals on Wheels programs to help fight senior isolation. Hasbro has a…

 

by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2016
Marvel and Funko have announced they will be joining together to celebrate Captain America’s 75th Anniversary – and the United Service Organization’s 75th Anniversary – with Operation: ReDorbz. This July, Funko and Marvel will host a charity event in San Diego as part of the festivities surrounding San Diego Comic Con. As part of the momentous milestones, Marvel…

 

by Daniel Pickett
April 19, 2016
Star Wars: Force for Change will match up to $1,000,000 in donations made by fans to four charities between now and May 4th     Today, Oscar Isaac, alongside BB-8, announced details for this week’s campaign sponsored by CrowdRise in support of Star Wars: Force for Change. Since April 5th, Star Wars: Force for Change, an initiative that inspires people…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 23, 2016
STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced the launch of this year’s Superstars for Hope, a global online auction on Charitybuzz.com, featuring unique, once-in-a-lifetime experiences to benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of America. Fans can now visit www.Charitybuzz.com/WWE through Tuesday, April 5 to bid on exclusive experiences with WWE Superstar John Cena®, WWE World Heavyweight Champion…

 

by Daniel Pickett
December 19, 2015
LOS ANGELES, CA – Friday, December 18, 2015 – Announced today, the Toys for Tots “It’s All About Love” online toy drive at https://toysfortotsdrive.com to raise monetary contributions to support the annual Toys For Tots toy drive will continue through the end of the year.   “While we have received many new, unwrapped toys for…

 

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