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For the upcoming season of the reality show “Celebrity Apprentice,” the characters are all notable and controversial in their own right.  Among those are New York Mets great Darryl Strawberry and former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich.  Strawberry has yet to announce which charity he will be supporting: http://www.silive.com/mets/index.ssf/2010/01/former_mets_star_strawberry_to.html

Malaria No More UK, a organization that seeks to raise awareness and prevent the spread of malaria has signed on to be the sole sponsor of “I’m a celebrity, get me out of here!” This organization is supported by a large slew of British glitterati, including David Beckham: http://www.mirror.co.uk/celebs/news/2009/11/12/i-m-a-celebrity-announces-malaria-no-more-uk-as-sole-charity-supported-by-itv-115875-21815994/

Actor Rainn Wilson, better known as Dwight Schrute, Assistant (to the) Regional Manager on NBC’s “The Office,” was recently in Seattle helping to raise money for impoverished women and children worldwide: http://www.king5.com/news/local/Star-of-The-Office-helps-Kirkland-based-charity-69485337.html

In a recent television interview, Phillies OF Shane Victorino speaks of his journey through MLB and his involvement with Legacy Direct:

http://video.foxbusiness.com/10850723/mlb-all-star-victorino-on-life-in-baseball/?category_id=1292d14d0e3afdcf0b31500afefb92724c08f046

As mentioned below, all networks have collaborated to promote volunteerism.  Here is Morgan Freeman and Matthew McConaghey in their respective public service announcements:

If you happen to turn on your television this week of October 19th, you will notice a common theme: All networks are running shows that promote volunteerism as part of a new program called iParticipate.  Here is the article:

http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Weekend/celebrities-tv-networks-unite-volunteering/story?id=8856924


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