Monday, June 21, 2010

Jennifer Lopez Launches New Charity

Celebs come out to support the Samsungs Hope for Children benefit at Cipriani Wall St, hosted by Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony in NYC, NY on June 15, 2010. Pictured: Jennifer Lopez  Fame Pictures, Inc

Jennifer Lopez and her sister Lynda, launched a charity, The Maribel Foundation. The foundation was named after Marc Anthony's sister who died of a brain tumor.

It's a unique mission to allow medical specialist in Los Angeles treat children around the globe via telecommunication technology, a program called Telemedicine.

“This technology allows specialists from anywhere in the world, so long as they have this technology in the clinic set-up, to connect to remote areas of the world that have one of these machines. They can talk to specialists anywhere in the world, and they can confer," Jennifer told Larry King. READ MORE