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Join the HPA Livestream Now to Wrock for Marriage Equality!

Posted by: Rosi
February 26, 2011, 03:33 PM

Hurry along to The Harry Potter Alliance's Wrock for Equality Livestream, at this link. The Harry Potter Alliance is continuing their fight for LGBTQ equality with Wrock for Equality again this year - this time in Rhode Island! Various wizard rockers, including The Whomping Willows, TheContinued...

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Helping Haiti Heal Anniversary LiveStream and Signed JKR Books Prize Pull!

Posted by: Melissa
January 23, 2011, 03:03 PM

It has been a year since the Harry Potter fandom came together to raise $123,000 for the victims of the Haiti earthquakes, and we are celebrating by, finally, raffling off the full signed set of J.K. Rowling books - which means you have about TWO HOURS to enter to win thisContinued...

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"Why the Body Bind is My Nightmare": Evanna Lynch Blogs for HPA's "Body Bind Horcrux" Campaign

Posted by: Rosi
January 19, 2011, 04:18 PM

The Harry Potter Alliance's Deathly Hallows Campaign is focusing on The Body Bind Horcrux throughout January to tackle the "feeling of being cut off from this most fundamental part of ourselves: our bodies" and to find out how we can better celebrate our bodies in the world. EvannaContinued...

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Signed JKR Books Raffle Livestream - starting soon!

Posted by: Melissa
January 15, 2011, 01:49 PM

Today at 2pm eastern, join PotterCast and the Harry Potter Alliance for the live charity event benefitting the of the complete set of signed Harry Potter books by J. K. Rowling.  Starting at 2pm EST, the LiveStream event via this link will feature our own PotterCasters,Continued...

Charity

Signed Harry Potter Books Charity Raffle LiveStream Event Tomorrow at 2pm EST

Posted by: Edward
January 14, 2011, 08:24 PM

Tomorrow, Saturday, January 15th, join PotterCast and the Harry Potter Alliance for the live charity event for the raffle of the complete set of signed Harry Potter books by J. K. Rowling.  Starting at 2pm EST, the LiveStream event via this link will featureContinued...

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Kylie Peterson and Marshall Griffin Selected to Run for Lumos in 2011 London Marathon

Posted by: Rosi
January 12, 2011, 04:18 PM

We let you know at the end of October that Lumos, the children's charity founded by J.K. Rowling, was looking for committed fundraisers to take one of its two Gold Bond places in the 2011 Virgin London Marathon. Leaky reader Kylie Peterson emailed in to let usContinued...

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The 2010 Leakies: Nominations Announced, Voting Open!

Posted by: Edward
December 29, 2010, 02:36 PM

  

The nominations for our second annual Leakies are now ready to be announced and awaiting your votes!  Our annual award ceremony highlights the most popular, most interesting, and most talked about stories and people from the past year in Harry Potter.  Help us wrap upContinued...

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Happy Harry Holidays with Digital Wizard Rock

Posted by: Melissa
December 22, 2010, 10:06 AM

It's near Christmas and you haven't gotten Jingle Spells! For shame! Never fear, if you didn't manage to get a physical copy in time (the next shipment goes out in January), you can download a dose of your favorite Potter-themed Christmas music from iTunes. Check it out:

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Arthur Levine to Keynote LitDay 2011!

Posted by: Melissa
December 15, 2010, 11:09 PM

This summer at LeakyCon 2011, Leaky's second charity Harry Potter conference, we are presenting a special, new type of event: LitDay, a mini-literature conference bringing together some of the brightest lights in the publishing industry, taking place on July 13, 2011. Tonight we are thrilled to announce thatContinued...

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Last Chance to Get Your Jingle Spells CD BEFORE Christmas

Posted by: Melissa
December 15, 2010, 02:48 PM

We only have about 200 left, and the last shipment before Christmas is going out TOMORROW - so order your Jingle Spells 4 (or JS4+LeakyCon CD package!) now - before midnight eastern time!  While Jingle Spells 4 AND the live CD are on iTunes (JS4 / Live CD disc 1, disc 2), this isContinued...

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Free Holiday Wizard Music! Merry Christmas!

Posted by: Melissa
November 28, 2010, 02:28 PM

For this year's Jingle Spells charity compilation, we gave our readers the option of sending in entries to "win" a slot on the album. We got a fantastic response, 25 quality wizard rock songs from which it was nearly impossible to choose. As promised, the ones that didn't make it onto Jingle Spells 4 (which you can buyContinued...

Charity

EBay Auction Underway for Signed First Edition of Deathly Hallows to Benefit MS Charity

Posted by: Rosi
November 16, 2010, 10:57 PM


A signed first edition of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is being auctioned off on eBay at the moment to raise money for The Bristol and Avon Multiple Sclerosis Centre (BrAMS). The auction will end in just under five days. The copy was signed by J.K.Continued...

Wizard Rock

Jingle Spells 4 available for order now!

Posted by: Melissa
November 07, 2010, 02:28 PM

It's that time of year! Jingle Spells, The Leaky Cauldron's annual holiday fundraising album of wizard rock, is here! This album is currently being printed and will begin shipments in a week. We are only making 1,000 of these albums - historically they have gone very quickly so do not wait to get yours.Continued...

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HP Alliance Launches Deathly Hallows Campaign: Fight the Starvation Wages Horcrux

Posted by: Rosi
November 01, 2010, 12:52 PM

Yesterday, at a two hour long LiveStream event, the Harry Potter Alliance officially launched The Deathly Hallows Campaign, which will span nine months and calls Harry Potter fans to help destroy seven real world horcruxes.

The first horcrux to be destroyed is the Starvation Wages HorcruxContinued...

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Children's Charity Lumos Calls for 2011 Virgin London Marathon Runners

Posted by: Rosi
October 27, 2010, 07:09 PM

Lumos, the children's charity founded by J.K. Rowling, has put out a call for committed fundraisers who would like to take one of two Gold Bond places in the 2011 Virgin London Marathon. The charity passed along a press release about participation in the Marathon, which says:Continued...