Latest Robin Roberts Stories

2014-07-03 12:23:52

July 3-6, 2014 NEW YORK, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This Fourth of July weekend, the ESSENCE Festival's digital platforms - including Essence.com and Essence's YouTube and Google+ channels - will offer for the first time full live-stream coverage of the event's entertainment and empowerment experiences. Marking the Festival's 20(th) anniversary, July 3-6, in New Orleans, LA, many of the world's top performers and speakers can be streamed online and enjoyed around the world....

2014-05-15 08:29:38

Registration opens for state's largest annual gathering for women PHILADELPHIA, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2014 Pennsylvania Conference for Women announced today that Robin Roberts, Co-Anchor of Good Morning America, will deliver a keynote address at the event on October 16, 2014 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Since becoming co-anchor in 2005, Roberts has helped Good Morning America win three consecutive Emmy Awards. She has also inspired...

2014-04-25 16:23:23

NEW YORK, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A jam packed room filled the Marriott Marquis Times Square as 1200 women gathered to hear motivational life stories from some of the leading female role models in America. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140425/79117 To a standing ovation, GMA's Robin Roberts accepted the first ever ICON award (a Baume & Mercier watch) for her fearless battle against cancer not once but twice. Ms. Roberts talked about facing challenges in life and...

2014-01-21 08:25:53

The "Good Morning America" anchor continues her efforts to recruit volunteer bone marrow donors to the national Be The Match Registry® while stressing the importance of research. NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES and MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Be The Match and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), have teamed up on a new public service announcement (PSA) campaign featuring ABC's "Good Morning America" anchor Robin...

2010-08-24 15:48:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Soles4Souls, the shoe charity dedicated to giving shoes to people in need, was featured prominently on the August 24th edition of ABC's "Good Morning America." In the segment, Robin Roberts follows Soles4Souls CEO Wayne Elsey as he distributes shoes at an orphanage in Port Au Prince, Haiti. After the January 8.0 magnitude earthquake that devastated much of the Western Hemisphere's poorest country, Soles4Souls offered sustained relief through...

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