The Hollywood Humanitarian Council [HHC] mandate is HIGHLIGHTING causes through the online space and social media, as well as RECOGNIZING people for their humanitarian achievements at an yearly event - HOLLYWOOD HUMANITARIAN TRIBUTES.

Prior humanitarians that the HHC recognized include Sean Penn and his J/P Haitian Relief Organization, director of Nuestros Pequenos Hermanos, Father Rick Frechette, Nobel Peace Prize recipient and former President of East Timor, Dr. Jose Ramos Horta, and Nobel Peace Prize laureate,  Jody Williams.


Dr. José Ramos Horta, Harrison Ford, Jody Williams, Sean Penn


The Nominees for the HOLLYWOOD HUMANITARIAN TRIBUTES are selected by the members of the HHC Advisory and Selection Committees. Selected HONOREES will be recognized in some of the following categories: Conflict resolution, environment and disasters, community and human rights activism, education, health, journalism, literacy, philanthropy and poverty. For Long List of Suggested Nominees

Over the years, the Hollywood Humanitarian Council and its partners have contributed to such organizations as: The Art of Elysium, Artists For Human Rights; Artists for Peace and Justice; Children’s Hospital Los Angeles; the Enough Project; and the children’s charity Variety SoCal among others.


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