Where do requests for a star go?
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce processes all requests for starts on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
How much does a star cost?
$30,000 covers the price of creating the star and maintaining the Walk of Fame forever for that star. Ethel's star will cost $15,000 because that was the price quoted when she was first approved by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce in 2001.
How many deceased individuals are honored each year?
Each year, one deceased person can be nominated.
What is the process for getting a star?
Read more about the process on the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Walk of Fame website. (FAQs, Nomination)
Has the Ethel Waters Star Project been started yet?
The process and paperwork have already been started for Ethel Waters. To donate, click on the PayPal button below. (Funding for the Ethel Waters Star Project is managed through Waterspill Junction, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.)
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