Cadillac Among Sponsors of “Zero Waste” Event Which Raises Awareness and Funds for Sustainable Initiatives On the Green Carpet: Frances Fisher, P.J.Byrne (Wolf of Wall Street), Malin Akerman (Trophy Wife), Joan Rivers, Maggie Grace (Lost), Ed Begley Jr., Luke Perry (Beverly Hills 90210), Billy Zane, Vanessa Marano (Switched at Birth), Ashley Greene (The Twilight Saga), Michelle Branch, Matt Walsh (HBO – Veep), Anita Kravos (The Great Beauty), Ken Jordan (Chrystal Method), Moby, Chris Paine (Who Killed the Electric Car & Revenge of the Electric Car) February 2014, Hollywood, CA: The atmosphere was “electric” at the 11th Annual Global Green USA Pre-Oscar Party in part because of the new Cadillac ELR – which shared the “green carpet” at the gala fundraiser Cadillac was among the sponsors of this annual event which marked the organization’s 20th Anniversary with a “zero waste” celebration – bringing together Hollywood’s elite activists and eco-conscious celebrities who enjoyed an evening of plant-based dining and an auction to raise funds and awareness of Global Green USA’s ongoing initiatives. Celebrities & Activists Strut the Green Carpet: Top eco-celebrities from the performing arts kicked off Oscar Week with Global Green USA at the Avalon Hollywood for the organization’s 20th Anniversary celebration. Among the notable names on the “Green Carpet” included: Frances Fisher (Veteran Actress)P.J. Byrne (Actor – Wolf of Wall Street)Malin Akerman (Actress – Trophy Wife)Joan Rivers (TV Hostess & Comedian)Maggie Grace (Actress – Lost)Ed Begley Jr. (Veteran Actor & Environmentalist)Luke Perry (Beverly Hills 90210)Billy Zane (Actor)Vanessa Marano (Actress – Switched at Birth)Eliza Coupe (Actress – Happy Endings)Ashley Greene (Actress – The Twilight Saga)Michelle Branch (Singer-Songwriter & Guitarist)Matt Walsh (Actor – HBO – Veep)Anita Kravos (Actress – The Great Beauty)Ken Jordan (The Crystal Method)Moby (Singer-Songwriter, Musician, DJ & Photographer)Chris Paine (Writer & Producer: Who Killed the Electric Car & Revenge of the Electric Car) Ultimate Luxury in the Cadillac ELR: Select celebrities arrived in “ultimate luxury” in Cadillac’s all new ELR – a sleek coupe featuring the first application of Extended Range Electric Vehicle technology by a full-line luxury automotive brand. In 2012 the Green Car Journal selected the ELR as a finalist in the Green Car Vision Awards which cites excellence in environmentally friendly technology for automobiles. EREV technology provides full driving range exceeding 300 miles. Support for Sustainable Initiatives: Global Green USA’s signature programs include greening affordable housing, schools, neighborhoods, and cities as well as rebuilding communities — such as New Orleans and areas of New York and New Jersey — that have suffered from the impacts of climate change, sea level rise, and environmental degradation. Global Green USA is the U.S. affiliate of Green Cross International, which was founded by President Mikhail Gorbachev in 1993 to foster a global value shift toward a sustainable and secure future.