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Potter Actors Attend Charity Event in Colorado

Posted by: sue
July 17, 2007, 01:45 PM

Several days ago actors Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy), Devon Murray (Seamus) and Jamie Waylett (Vincent Crabbe) attended a charity event in Colorado. The charity, There with Care, which provides services for families of critically ill children, held their event in Boulder Colorado, which involved a specialContinued...

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Jason Isaacs Autographed "Lucius" Photo up for Charity Auction

Posted by: sue
June 28, 2007, 01:28 AM

A special autographed photo of actor Jason Isaacs in his role as Lucius Malfoy is up for charity auction, with proceeds to benefit St.Jude Children’s Hospital. The photo, one of Lucius standing in the grave yard from “Goblet of Fire,” bears a typically hilarious commentContinued...

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J.K.Rowling,Emma Watson, and Ralph Fiennes Attend Charity Ball

Posted by: sue
June 02, 2007, 06:55 PM

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling and her husband Dr. Neil Murray attended the Raisa Gorbachev Foundation Annual Gala Dinner at Hampton Court Palace tonight. Also attending this charity event were actress Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) and actor Ralph Fiennes (Lord Voldemort). You canContinued...

Katie O'Brien Memorial Scholarships Deadline Soon

Posted by: sue
May 24, 2007, 10:54 AM

Several years ago we told you about a young Harry Potter fan by the name of Katie O'Brien who lost her battle against leukemia. Her longtime friends at Fiction Alley set up a memorial scholarship fund in her honor and applications for the 2007-2008 Katie O'Brien Scholarships for Writing,Continued...

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Helena Bonham Carter on American Idol Tonight

Posted by: sue
April 25, 2007, 07:23 PM

UPDATE: Well, to our and a great many people's surprise, the expected and publicized appearance of Dan Radcliffe on the special American Idol fund raiser program tonight did not happen. We are trying to find out more about this and will update with more when we can. However, Helena Bonham CarterContinued...

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JKR Signed Poster on Auction for Charity

Posted by: sue
April 25, 2007, 09:04 AM

Thanks to MS Society Scotland we know that there is a poster of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone signed by author J.K. Rowling up for auction. Proceeds from this auction for the framed signed poster of the first Harry Potter movie will benefit the charity which helps those afflicted by MultipleContinued...

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Jason Isaacs Calendar on Auction for Charity

Posted by: sue
April 03, 2007, 09:24 AM

There is a special autographed Jason Isaacs calendar now up for auction with all proceeds to benefit charity. This new 2007 calendar featuring photos of Jason in his many roles including that of Lucius Malfoy, was signed by the actor recently in London after a production of his play "The Dumb Waiter."Continued...

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Sketch from "Goblet of Fire" on Auction for Charity

Posted by: sue
March 09, 2007, 09:24 AM

A sketch by Harry Potter illustrator Mary GrandPre is one of two the artist donated for auction to benefit a center that helps those with cancer. A sketch made for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is up for auction tonight in Sarasota, Florida, and you can see this image here. The Herald TribuneContinued...

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Emma Watson Donates Potter Merchandise to Charity Auction

Posted by: Edward
March 08, 2007, 12:05 AM

Items from the world of Harry Potter contributed by actress Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) are up for auction for the Wild Trout Trust, a wildlife conservation charity in Britain. Emma donated a Hogwarts Express Train Set signed by Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter,) Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley)Continued...

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J.K. Rowling, Scotland Woman of Influence

Posted by: sue
March 06, 2007, 07:58 PM

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has been selected as one of the finalists for the NCH Scotland Women of Influence Awards. Jo is one of five women nominated "who have worked hard to improve the lifestyles and education of children." The winner will be announced at a luncheon this Sunday, March 11Continued...

Books

Harry Potter Books Rank Fourth This World Book Day

Posted by: sue
March 01, 2007, 07:03 AM

Today is World Book Day, and to mark the occasion, a survey was conducted asking readers to nominate "The ten books you can't live without." The Harry Potter books came in fourth place, with 12 percent of the votes. The top spot went to Pride and Prejudice, the great classic novelContinued...

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Potter Actors Doodle for Charity

Posted by: Edward
February 16, 2007, 03:25 PM

Oliver Phelps, George Weasley in the Harry Potter films, along with actress Imelda Staunton, Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher Dolores Umbridge in "The Order of the Phoenix," are joining 600 other celebrities in doodling for charity. Phelps and Staunton’s doodles will be auctionedContinued...

Wizards Rock for Charity with EP of the Month Club

Posted by: sue
February 03, 2007, 10:53 PM

There is a new charity effort underway in the wizarding rock community combining the love of two important things in our Harry Potter fandom, a love of great music and most especially, a love of reading and books. Lead by the group Harry and the Potters, they are announcing a new Wizard Rock EPContinued...

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Potter Books Slated for Recycling Stolen from Warehouse

Posted by: sue
January 24, 2007, 10:22 AM

Reports are online today that some 3,000 Harry Potter books due to be recycled were stolen from a warehouse in Wales. Thieves apparently broke into a recycling company and took two containers of the special Harry Potter schoolbooks, which were published for charity several years ago. NewsWalesContinued...

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Charity Drive Honors Alan Rickman

Posted by: Melissa
December 04, 2006, 12:51 PM

In honor of Alan Rickman's 61st birthday (February 21, 2007) AlanRickman.net is holding its annual charity drive. This year's fund drive will benefit Autisim Speaks; last year, the site raised over $1000 for Save The Children in Mr. Rickman's honor.