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SPOTLIGHT: Nelson Mandela | #MandelaDay

“What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.” – Nelson Mandela Mandela Day calls on us all, every day, to make the world a better place. Each year… Continue reading SPOTLIGHT: Nelson Mandela | #MandelaDay

SPOTLIGHT: Selah Freedom | Selah Way Foundation (Global Goals 5, 8, and 16)

IAPF is proud to spotlight our CITY GALA 2019 co-beneficiary - Selah Freedom - a national organization with the mission to end sex trafficking and bring freedom to the exploited through four strong programs: Awareness, Prevention, Outreach and Residential. Due to the hard work of anti-trafficking advocacy groups, the UN's Sustainable Development Goals specifically mention human trafficking in… Continue reading SPOTLIGHT: Selah Freedom | Selah Way Foundation (Global Goals 5, 8, and 16)

SPOTLIGHT: Ryan Murphy | Half Foundation | FX’s POSE

We believe that media is a powerful tool in promoting diversity and inclusion throughout all walks of life. International Arts & Philanthropy Foundation is proud to spotlight television producer Ryan Murphy, his mission with the Half Foundation, and his groundbreaking new series - POSE on FX. Ryan Murphy is the visionary Executive Producer behind the hit shows Glee, American Crime… Continue reading SPOTLIGHT: Ryan Murphy | Half Foundation | FX’s POSE

SPOTLIGHT: Sir Ian McKellen | Stonewall

International Arts & Philanthropy Foundation is proud to celebrate Pride Month by spotlighting Sir Ian McKellen and Stonewall. Without Stonewall, change could never have happened so rapidly and so peacefully. The revolution won’t be complete, until equality is accepted at home, at school, at work and in the streets. So we must continue to support… Continue reading SPOTLIGHT: Sir Ian McKellen | Stonewall

SPOTLIGHT: Yara Shahidi | Jillian Mercado | “Little x Little” – Generation Z-Led Movement to Fix the Future

Yara Shahidi ("Black-ish"/"Grown-ish"), Jillian Mercado (Model/Activist), and other Global Influencers Join "Little x Little" Movement to Inspire 2 Billion Acts of Good in Support of the United Nations' Global Goals. "Little x Little," a global movement led by Generation Z to fix the future, is setting an audacious goal of inspiring 2 billion acts of… Continue reading SPOTLIGHT: Yara Shahidi | Jillian Mercado | “Little x Little” – Generation Z-Led Movement to Fix the Future