Tag Archives: Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation

From Challenge Grants to P.R.: Many Facets of J. Luce Foundation

New York, N.Y.  When my mother passed away in 2001, I was inspired to create Orphans International Worldwide (OIWW) that went on to help vulnerable children in Africa, Asia and the Americas. My father’s death in 2007 provided the impetus to create a foundation embracing arts, education and orphan care with an emphasis on supporting young global […]

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Russell Simmons’ Arts Foundation Raises $1.2 million in the Hamptons

Bridgehampton, N.Y. Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation celebrated it’s 20th Anniversary and raised $1.2 million at the summer of 2015’s annual ART for Life Benefit on July 18th at Fairview Farms. Dave Chapelle, Michaela and Simon de Pury, Ava DuVernay and featured artist Wangechi Mutu were honored for their support of the arts, career achievements, and […]

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Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation’s Rush HeARTS Luncheon

New York, N.Y.  Russell Simmons, Cynthia Nixon, Kenneth Cole, Cynthia Rowley, and Angela Simmons were just a few of the many attendees at this week’s Rush HeARTS Luncheon at The Plaza Hotel, hosted by the Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation. Danny Simmons, Angela Simmons and Russell Simmons. Photo Getty Images. Cynthia Nixon served as the host of […]

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Living in Color – Art for Life

East Hampton, New York.   Russell Simmons along with his former wife, and honorary chair of the event, Kimora Lee and brother Danny Simmons delivered a star-studded event in the Hamptons with performances by Anita Baker, Diggy Simmons and Salt-N-Pepa,  The event shows the true Heart of Hip Hop. The Proceeds from Art for Life […]

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