Archive for the 'Charity' Category

Dr. Magic Makes The Rounds

Posted by Michael on June 23rd, 2017

">Long Island News 12 recently ran this feature on Dr. David Elkin, also known as Dr. Magic. He uses his magic skills to help his patients have a little less scary stay in the hospital. He also founded MagicAid, a group that teaches other healthcare professionals to use magic techniques to help comfort patients.

Brock Gill Visits Project Mañana

Posted by Michael on June 19th, 2017

Brock Gill performed at several communities and prisons in the Dominican Republic working with Project Mañana, a group trying to break the cycle of poverty in the country.

Patrick Miller On WHAS ABC 11

Posted by Michael on June 9th, 2017

This Sunday (June 11) Patrick Miller joins Tony Chapek, Ivan Pecel and Jason Bishop to present The Magic and The Wonder at the Kentucky Center in Louisville to benefit Kosair Charities and The Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies. If you are in the area, get more information here.

Magic Martin’s Red Nose Day Trick

Posted by Michael on May 19th, 2017

Magic Martin Gardiner posted this earlier in the year to help celebrate the British Red Nose Day; the US Red Nose Day is next Thursday with a big night of programming on NBC and the proceeds going to help eradicate childhood poverty. You can learn more about the US Red Nose Day on their official site. We had a problem trying to access Martin’s website, but you can see more of him on his YouTube page.

Penn Promotes AIDS Walk ON KVVU

Posted by Michael on April 21st, 2017

This is self explanatory; Penn Jillette is promoting the AFAN (Aid For AIDS Nevada) charity walk scheduled for this Sunday. Penn and Teller will be Grand Marshals for the 16th time. Get more information on the AFAN website.

Jon Dorenbos Update: Working With Ellen And More

Posted by Michael on March 27th, 2017

Jon Dorenbos recently headed to the streets of Philadelphia for the Ellen DeGeneres Show to give out $15,000 of prizes (according to Philly.com). When not working with Ellen, Jon is still performing charity magic shows. The Quad City Times has details on his show for the Quad Cities Gilda’s Club (a cancer support charity) this Friday night (in the Davenport, Iowa area).

Details On Murray’s Charity Show For Friends For Life

Posted by Michael on December 21st, 2016

We mentioned Murray’s charity show for the Friends For Life Human Society before… but here are the details from the man himself. It is tonight and if you are in the Vegas area (or just want to help out from wherever you are) check out the Friends For Life website.