Category Archives: Charity

Thandie Newton recognized by “Voice of a Woman”

This evening, Thandie Newton was the recipient of  ”The Voice of a Woman 2013″ award for her tireless work on the “One Billion Rising” campaign to prevent violence against women and girls. Voice of a Woman organization’s mission is to … Continue reading

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Thandie delivers a powerful reading of Ensler’s City of Joy letter

Thandie Newton joined Eve Ensler and other V-Day board members  at The Paley Center for Media in New York today for “The Story of Women Turning Pain to Power to Planting,” a special V-Day event. This project is related to the … Continue reading

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Thandie Newton appeals for “Freedom from Torture”

The Freedom from Torture organization has been providing care for tortured victims for over 25 years.  In 2011, Thandie Newton visited the organization while researching her role in “Death and the Maiden” as Paulina Salas, a former political prisoner who … Continue reading

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Thandie Newton supports “The Big Push”

“The Big Push” is a digital campaign created by The Global Fund and The Huffington Post to eliminate three deadly diseases: AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. This campaign also brings attention to other causes that make the world a better place. … Continue reading

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The Crescendo Of One Billion Rising

Valentine’s day marked the 15th anniversary of V-Day which was founded by Eve Ensler. Supporters across the world joined hands today  to celebrate the “One Billion Rising”  campaign. Thandie Newton has been a supporter and member of V-Day since the … Continue reading

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