Lady Gaga And Mother Launch Born This Way Foundation
Posted on Wed Nov 2, 2011 03:25 PM PDT

bornthisway200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Lady Gaga has announced that she and her mother have plans to launch the Born This Way Foundation.

The organization will work to combat bullying and promote empowerment among youth.

“My mother and I have initiated a passion project. We call it the Born This Way Foundation,” Lady Gaga said in a statement. “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.”

The Born This Way Foundation has already secured the California Endowment, the John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation and the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University as sponsors.