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Scorpion Star Robert Patrick Is Committed to His Country

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Scorpion Star Robert Patrick Is Committed to His Country

Originally posted 05/07/2015 05:20PM

Robert Patrick has always been a patriot.

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Jonny Lee Miller: How Running 50 Miles Can Save a Child's Life

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Jonny Lee Miller: How Running 50 Miles Can Save a Child's Life

Originally posted 04/30/2015 08:30PM

Jonny Lee Miller is racing to find a cure for Sanfilippo Syndrome.

On Saturday, the Elementary star will wake up in darkness and begin a 50-mile run through Bear Mountain, New York, on behalf of Jonah's Just Begun, a non-profit formed by one of Elementary's crew members whose child was diagnosed with Sanfilippo.

Miller's goal is to raise funds and awareness for the ultra rare disease, which can cause brain damage, bone deformities and organ failure, and often dramatically shortens the lives of children – many of whom don't live beyond their teenage years.

"There's not enough being done for these kids right now," Miller, 42, tells PEOPLE.

So he runs with an incredibly powerful motivator: "They're little kids, and they're families, and what's more important than that?"

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Kate Walsh Hopes to Make a 'Profound' Impact by Helping Children with Facial Deformities

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Kate Walsh Hopes to Make a 'Profound' Impact by Helping Children with Facial Deformities

Originally posted 04/30/2015 07:05AM

Kate Walsh is the first to admit that plastic surgeons aren't always portrayed accurately.

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Why I Care: Disney Channel Star G Hannelius on Making a Difference with Art

Why I Care: Disney Channel Star G Hannelius on Making a Difference with Art

Originally posted 04/09/2015 10:20PM

G Hannelius is not your typical 16-year old. For starters, she's the star of the hit Disney Channel show Dog with a Blog. But it's what she does when the camera stops rolling that really sets the young actress apart.

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Luke Perry Discusses His Crusade Against Cancer

Luke Perry Discusses His Crusade Against Cancer

Originally posted 04/09/2015 07:15AM

For Luke Perry, the fight against colorectal cancer hits close to home.

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Jane the Virgin's Justin Baldoni Creates a Carnival for the Homeless

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Jane the Virgin's Justin Baldoni Creates a Carnival for the Homeless

Originally posted 04/02/2015 10:40AM

Most people spend their birthdays indulging themselves, but Justin Baldoni has spent his last six birthdays giving back to the homeless instead.

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Lucy Liu Is on a Mission to Help Children Worldwide | Lucy Liu

Lucy Liu Is on a Mission to Help Children Worldwide

Originally posted 03/26/2015 12:15PM

Coming from humble beginnings, Lucy Liu was always taught to value what she had.

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Filed Under: Why I Care, Lucy Liu
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Cindy Crawford: I Want to Help Cancer Patients Maintain a Sense of Normalcy

Cindy Crawford: I Want to Help Cancer Patients Maintain a Sense of Normalcy

Originally posted 03/19/2015 10:30AM

Cindy Crawford is no stranger to the heartbreak and struggle caused by cancer.

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Mariska Hargitay: How Olivia Benson Inspired Me to Help Survivors of Abuse | Mariska Hargitay

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Mariska Hargitay: How Olivia Benson Inspired Me to Help Survivors of Abuse

Originally posted 03/05/2015 01:30PM

For Mariska Hargitay, separating herself from her role as sex crimes detective Olivia Benson can be a difficult task.

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Fergie: How My Past Struggles Inspired Me to Give Back

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Fergie: How My Past Struggles Inspired Me to Give Back

Originally posted 02/26/2015 06:50PM

She's a successful singer today, but Fergie admits she went through a deeply challenging time before she hit it big.

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