Lady Gaga’s Foundation is “Born”

Categories: A List, lady gaga

Lady Gaga has teamed up with her mother, Cynthia Germanotta, to create a foundation that will help “empower youth and inspire bravery.” Named after her latest album, the Born This Way Foundation will tackle “issues like self-confidence, well-being, anti-bullying, mentoring and career development.”   

The singer made the announcement on her website Wednesday. According to Gaga, the foundation will partner with organizations that include the John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, Harvard University and The California Endowment.

In a statement Gaga said: “My mother and I have initiated a passion project. We call it the Born This Way Foundation. Together we hope to establish a standard of Bravery and Kindness, as well as a community worldwide that protects and nurtures others in the face of bullying and abandonment.”

Did you know…

The Born This Way Foundation will officially launch in 2012, but you can make a pledge and join the movement today by going to You can also follow Lady Gaga on Twitter at

Leave a reply