It’s the biggest night in Hollywood, and Patricia Arquette was the first of the big names to make her red carpet debut. Arquette is nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her work in “Boyhood.”

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While speaking to Ryan Seacrest during the pre-show, Arquette said she had to forgo a manicure because she was recording something for her charity program Donors can win a chance to travel to a current GiveLove project location with Arquette.

In 2010, Patricia Arquette and Rosetta Getty founded GiveLove to assist families devastated by the 2010 Haitian earthquake. Over the next five years, it expanded to improving sanitation across across the world.

You can donate to the cause here.


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