NEW YORK, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Teens throughout the US and Canada joined forces in their schools and communities for teen retailer Aeropostale, Inc. (ARO: 23.515 +0.465 +2.02%) and DoSomething.org’s 4th Annual “Teens for Jeans” campaign. This year, 542,000 jeans were collected bringing the campaign’s four year total to over 1.2 million jeans collected for homeless teens.
On Friday, we had fun with actress Nikki Blonsky at DoSomething.org’s 4th Annual Teens for Jeans initiative event at Aeropostale Times Square in New York City. To contact Nikki Blonsky, join Contact Any Celebrity now for instant access to our online database of over 60,000 celebrity addresses and celebrity contacts.
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PopEater had the chance to catch up with Blonsky at DoSomething.org's Teens for Jeans event at the Aeropostale in Times Square, and she chatted with us about her charitable work.
"[It's] an awesome campaign.
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It is basically gathering a bunch of jeans for Homeless kids," she explains.
Staples and DoSomething.org gave new meaning to “swag” this week as celebrities including actress Nikki Blonsky, singer JoJo, Chuck star Zac Levi, Teen Choice Award winner Lucy Hale and musical performers We the Kings joined teen volunteers to donate 500 “gift bags” of school supplies to underprivileged students in Los Angeles. The star-studded Staples/Do Something 101 party at the Globe Theater at Universal followed the Teen Choice Awards.
Booboo and Fivel Stewart and Kiowa Gordon hook up with the cast of Huge as they attend the Do Something 101 Back Pack Teen Choice Awards After Party held at Universal Studios in Universal City on Sunday evening (August 8).
Inside the party, Nikki Blonsky was heard donating the shoes right off her feet to DoSomething.org immediately after taking to the stage to address the crowd. She also met up with Francia Raisa at the Waialua Soda Station to sign autographs for fans.
DoSomething.org held an event after the Teen Choice Awards yesterday at the Globe Theatre inside Universal Studios.
Over a thousand backpacks were stuffed at the party with school supplies from Staples for kids who couldn't afford them.
Actress Nikki Blonski from Huge came out along with Singer Jojo to MC the event and helped stuff some of the bags. After guest grubbed on pizza and cookies, We the Kings gave a special performance with some of their hit songs.
After the taping of the Teen Choice Awards on Sunday, many celebs headed over to the Staples and DoSomething 101 Back Pack party at the Globe Theater Universal. Stars such as Zachary Levy, Lucy Hale and Nikki Blonsky helped stuff gift bags with school supplies for underprivileged kids in the Los Angeles area.