LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / September 23, 2014 / MagMo, a wholly owned subsidiary of Upper Street Marketing company (OTC Pink: UPPR) (UPPR) today announced its partnership with Fame and Philanthropy for use of its social photo sharing platform for an upcoming event in February 2015.
Fame and Philanthropy hosts an annual, celebrity-driven event during award season in February, the main focus of which is fundraising for a specific cause. The 2014 event featured a keynote speech by Oscar award winning director James Cameron and was attended by more than 1,000 guests. Celebrities in attendance included Charlize Theron, Sean Penn, Halle Berry, Tyrese Gibson, Paris Hilton, Gene Simmons, and Ne-Yo among many others. The event raised more than $300,000 for charity. The money raised supported L.A. based CITY (Community Inspiring Today's Youth), Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project, The Compound Foundation, The Jenesse Center, and CHIME.
The 2015 event will once again feature many celebrities in attendance. Actor/producer Dale Godboldo's organization, Always in The Club, will be the recipient of the evening's fundraising efforts, with donations being used for their inspiring youth education programs.
Ryan Long, producer of the Fame and Philanthropy event, is a seasoned Los Angeles-based charity fundraiser, previously involved in fundraising for other projects such as Unite4 Humanity, Fame At The Mansion, and The Hollywood Sign Project.
Stephen Meade, CEO of Upper Street Marketing Inc. said, "I believe MagMo is the perfect platform for the Fame and Philanthropy event because it fluidly connects celebrities and brands to their fans via social media outlets. MagMo and Upper Street Marketing are proud to be involved in this important event."
MagMo, which stands for Magazine Moment, is a tool for Major Brands and Celebrities to promote their content to their own audience. Acting as an engagement platform, MagMo looks to provide a tool for organizations to "show their stories" in a more vibrant and useful way.
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