Donors from around the world have won life-changing experiences while giving back. Hear what they have to say about their unforgettable prizes.
Have a Drink with Javier Zanetti
This experience was worth every second; every moment of our magical evening was filled with emotions, happiness and so much love!
The captain was great, really kind. He made our appetizers even more special, sharing laughs and memories with us and making the experience even more amazing than we could have ever imagined!
Three years later, I’d like to say a big thank you to CharityStars and the Pupi Foundation for giving us the chance to live out a dream and make our small contribution to the Foundation’s wonderful charitable projects.
Meet Scarlett Johansson at the Sing 2 Premiere
We were honored and humbled to partner up with CharityStars and Scarlett Johansson to do our part to help The End Fund combat NDTs across the world. As an amazing Thank You, we were able to meet Scarlett, herself, at the Sing 2 premiere which was an unforgettable and surreal experience. Being able to meet an amazing individual who means so much to us as a superhero both on and off the screen, while also being able to do some good ourselves, is something that will remain a highlight of our lives forever! Thank you CharityStars and Scarlett for this amazing opportunity! We’ll never forget it!
Meet Avril Lavigne in Japan
Avril is the sweetest, most genuine person I have ever had the pleasure of getting to know. This experience was monumental and truly life changing. It’s not every day that you get to cross two HUGE items off of your bucket list! I cannot thank CharityStars, The Avril Lavigne Foundation and Avril herself enough for this one of a kind experience!
Meet Donnie on the NKOTB Cruise X
I’ve been a fan since I was 12 and going on the cruise was a wish for so long. Who knew that when I became a fan, one day I would be treated to an experience that I’ll never forget and didn’t want to end. Thank you Donnie for having such a big heart and loving your fans as much as you do.
A Day with Jürgen Klopp, Liverpool FC trainer
It was absolutely amazing and a day that we will remember as a family for the rest of our lives! Jürgen is wonderful and exactly as he comes across in the media so it felt like we’d known him for years. It was a privilege to be coached in paddle tennis by him.
An Evening with the UK singer Annie Lennox
What a fantastic trip we had! Thank you so much for arranging this once-in-a-lifetime event for us! Everything was perfect. The sound check, meeting Annie (!!!), the VIP party and the performance were all amazing. We are absolutely thrilled to have been a part of this fundraiser event.
Dinner with the PSG soccer player Marco Verratti
CharityStars experiences are always unforgettable in the life of a fan, especially when you get to meet the Verratti couple. If I could, I'd relive those moments as often as possible.
Meeting with the motorbike legends Dani Pedrosa and Marc Marquez
We had the most amazing experience at the MotoGP paddock. Not only did we get to visit the box and meet MotoGP legends, but we got to have dinner with the Honda team and we also met Keanu Reeves! Every part of the two-day event was unforgettable.
A Meeting with the advertising businessman Charles Saatchi
I would like to thank CharityStars for making this incredible experience possible. On meeting Charles Saatchi, I found him to be an extremely interesting person, accommodating and compelling, and what made the whole experience even better was that the donation benefited Great Ormond Street Hospital and a Russian orphanage close to my heart.
Lunch with the Disney actor Cameron Boyce
I had an absolutely incredible time in California. Everything was better than I could have imagined and of course meeting Cameron was absolutely amazing and the highlight of my trip. I'm so grateful to have been able to participate in the campaign and for everything that CharityStars has done to put together this once in a lifetime opportunity!
Taking home Valentino Rossi's Yamaha motorbike
It was an unforgettable experience! Not only did I win a fantastic Yamaha, but it was given to me by my all-time idol, Valentino Rossi, in person!
Iron Maiden Live with Rod Smallwood
We had a blast watching a spectacular show from the mixing desk alongside Rod and felt so fortunate to have had this opportunity. For us, this was the best way to make our own dream come true while helping others, too!
Meeting Jessie J at "The Voice"
When I realized I won the auction, I just couldn’t believe that I was going to meet Jessie J! The finale of “The Voice” was amazing, and the meet and greet with Jessie was just unbelievable! She was super nice and friendly.
Taking Home Totti's Jersey
My name is Wang, from China. I’ve been Totti’s fan since I was a kid. His loyalty and dedication continue to influence my life. I’m so happy to have made this contribution to the Red Cross.
Dinner with Javier Pastore, PSG football player
Everything was exceptionally organized—from the closure of the auction to the dinner at a wonderful Parisian restaurant. It was a priceless experience to me, especially since it was for a good cause. Unforgettable.
Backstage Access at Paris Fashion Week with Vivienne Westwood
It was a spectacular show with several wow moments and CharityStars followed up the whole way to ensure everything went smoothly along with the team from Vivienne Westwood. It made the experience even better that the donation went to a great charity, Cool Earth.
A Private Belstaff Shopping Trip with Liv Tyler
My wife and I are really thankful to CharityStars and the Belstaff team for the great opportunity we had. The meeting with Liv Tyler at the Belstaff show really added incredible and unexpected value to the experience.
Lunch in London with Candy Crush Founder Riccardo Zacconi
We already knew Riccardo’s history, but it was totally different to hear him tell his story, rich in details and particulars never told before. He represents an example for us, moreover, he is a very friendly person and we were free to talk about our company and ask for information about the growing of the global mobile market and for advice about our business.
VIP Tickets to “An Evening with Charlie Sheen”
As soon as we arrived we were treated as guests of Charlie Sheen. After the show we were taken straight to the VIP Lounge where Charlie Sheen was! He congratulated us and then we asked him a number of questions. He was so charming, funny and welcoming.
Business Lunch in Milan with CEO and Founder of Eataly NY Oscar Farinetti
The whole experience was truly enlightening. I had the chance to tell Oscar what I did and what I hoped to do, setting out the details of a future project. It was great to know his opinion about it and his advice was very beneficial.
A VIP Evening at the Performance of the Year Awards with Liverpool FC
It all felt like a dream and when the ceremony started, Itay and I went back stage. He was getting prepared to present the award for 'Performance of the Year' and I was waiting backstage with the rest of the first team players, watching Itay's special moment. All in all it was an experience we will never forget and we want to thank CharityStars and the LFC foundation for making our dream come true!
A Trip to Trigoria to Meet Francesco Totti
Francesco was friendly and helpful and all the staff worked hard to put us at ease. We were well-looked-after, and it was a great experience!
A Day with Bob Sinclar
It was a wonderful experience. It was amazing to see him play live... But the best was snatching his phone from his hand and taking several selfies... I nearly died with excitement!
A Day with Max Biaggi
Meeting Max, talking with him about motor-racing and receiving his worn racing suit - a dream come true!