• Dave Koz

    “Marsala, my sincere gratitude. You are a wonderful interviewer. I now see why everyone has talked with you.” – Dave

    Dave Koz
  • Faith Hill & Tim McGraw

    “Tim and I talked about you after the interviews. It was great! We never talk to anyone in the press as long as we talked with you.”

    Faith Hill & Tim McGraw
  • Suze Orman

    “Marsala, your article is the best one ever written about me!”

    Suze Orman
  • Vince Gill

    “Thanks Marsala. Amy and I loved the story you did about us. Looking forward to meeting you the next time I come to Las Vegas.”

    Vince Gill
  • Nate Berkus

    “Marsala, Thank you sincerely for what is, without a doubt, one of my all time favorite features. With Love and Affection, Nate”

    Nate Berkus
  • Cindy & Carlos Santana

    “Dearest Marsala, I feel so grateful and deeply moved by the consciousness in which you wrote this article about us. Thank you from the center of my heart.” – Carlos Santana

    Cindy & Carlos Santana
  • Lionel Richie

    “Wow, wow, wow, Marsala, these are great questions!” – Lionel Richie

    Lionel Richie
  • Anthony Hopkins

    He extended his hand and said, “Hi I’m Tony,” with a soft, very familiar British accent that was surprisingly warm and friendly.

    Anthony Hopkins
  • Rob Thomas

    “No matter what you do there has to be an evolution so that you become a newer, better version of who you are.” – Rob Thomas

    Rob Thomas
  • Barry Manilow

    “Marsala, your interview is the best I’ve ever read about me in my entire career. It’s my dream interview! You are really something. Thanks so much for this. I’d frame it, but I haven’t got enough wall space. Love, Barry”

    Barry Manilow
  • Priscilla Presley

    “Marsala, I enjoyed our conversation so much, it was as if I was talking to one of my friends. For me to expose myself to someone I have never met says a lot about you.”

    Priscilla Presley

Poverty and Inequality

Aid Still Required shares a spotlight on forgotten issues and people who have been left behind after natural disasters like tsunamis, earthquakes, hurricanes, as well as human crisis like in Katrina, Haiti, and Darfur.

Celebrity Supporters: Ed Begley Jr.

Artists for Peace and Justice established by director Paul Haggis and friends in 2009 to address issues of poverty and enfranchisement in communities around the world. Most immediately the focus is to build schools to serve the poorest areas of Haiti, providing an education, hot meals, clean drinking water and regular medical treatments to the children living in the slums.

Celebrity Supporters: Jay-Z

End Hunger Network was founded in 1984 by Jeff Bridges and other leaders in the entertainment industry leaders to support innovative and impactful initiatives aimed at encouraging, stimulating and supporting action to end childhood hunger.

Celebrity Supporters – Ed Begley Jr.

Enough Project focuses on the policies, tools, and investments that can help prevent mass atrocities and genocide.

Celebrity Supporters: Annie Duke

Heifer International empowers millions of families around the world to lift themselves out of poverty and hunger to self-reliance through gifts of livestock, seeds, trees, and extensive training which provides a multiplying source of food and income.

Celebrity Supporters – Jane Seymour, Mary Steenburgen,

Not On Our Watch was founded by Don Cheadle, George Clooney, Matt Damon, Brad Pitt, David Pressman and Jerry Weintraub with a mission to focus global attention and resources towards putting an end to mass atrocities around the world and giving a voice to their victims. Not On Our Watch generates lifesaving humanitarian assistance and protection for the vulnerable, marginalized, and displaced by encouraging governing bodies to take meaningful, immediate action to protect those in harm’s way.

Celebrity Supporters: Annie Duke

Population Services International is a global health organization with programs targeting malaria, child survival, HIV, reproductive health and non-communicable disease. PSI provides life-saving products, clinical services, and education and communication that address behavior changes that empower the world’s most vulnerable populations to lead healthier lives. One of PSI’s programs is YouthAids.

Celebrity Supporters: Wynonna Judd

Red Cross provides compassionate services and relief to victims of disasters and war. The Red Cross is the largest supplier of blood in the U.S. Also: International Red Cross

Celebrity Supporters: Paula Abdul, Amy Grant, Jane Seymour, Jay-Z, Olivia Newton-John

Soles4Souls has given away over 13 million pairs of new and gently worn shoes to people in over 125 countries.

Celebrity Supporters: Kristin Chenoweth, Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Reba McEntire, Ken Paves

Did You Know?

Many of my interviews, including Up Close and Personal and feature articles, can be found on the Interviews page.

Giving Back

There are many ways to make a difference in the world – whether through random acts of kindness, volunteering your time, or donating resources. Celebrity Scribe offers a list of charitable organizations and foundations you may be interested in supporting, or perhaps you know someone who can benefit from their services. Please visit the Giving Back section and take a look.