Reality TV World Show Updates   People News   TV Ratings News   Entertainment News   RealityTVDB   POP Hollywood   Spoiler News
Features & Interviews   Sexy Social Pics of the Day   Things to Know Profiles   Message Boards   Shows Listing

HOME > OTHER ENTERTAINMENT NEWS > People NEWS

Brad Pitt donates $100,000 to gay marriage campaign


UPI News Service, 10/31/2012 

Brad Pitt has donated $100,000 to support the fight to make gay marriage legal across the United States, The Human Rights Campaign said Wednesday.

ADVERTISEMENT
Pitt also has agreed to match contributions from HRC members and supporters up to $100,000 in order to direct resources to the marriage campaigns entering their final week in Maine, Maryland, Minnesota and Washington State, the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization said.

"Brad Pitt's partnership with HRC in this closing week delivers vital resources into these campaigns and we're proud to be working with him as we show that fundamental fairness will win at the ballot box," HRC President Chad Griffin said in a statement. "With his commitment, Brad joins HRC in a tremendous coalition of religious leaders, business leaders, labor groups, civil rights organizations and everyday, fair-minded Americans supporting marriage for gay and lesbian couples."

"It's unbelievable to me that people's lives and relationships are literally being voted on in a matter of days," Pitt said in an email to HRC members and supporters. "If you're like me, you don't want to have to ask yourself on the day after the election, what else could I have done?"



Get more Reality TV World! Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook or add our RSS feed.




Copyright 2012 United Press International, Inc. (UPI). Any repr








Take Our User Survey





Page generated Tue Dec 06, 2016 7:25 am in 0.87987899780273 seconds

About Reality TV World   •   Advertise on Reality TV World  •   Contact Reality TV World  •   Privacy Policy   •   RSS Feed



Page fetched in 0.89652395248413 seconds