It’s natural to praise the ones who care and donate the most. Celebrities really make the big bucks. This money allows them to buy top of the line mansions, take amazing vacations, and have multiple super cars. With such big paychecks coming in, it is almost impossible not to share the wealth.
Celebrities are used to getting involved or even to start their own foundations in order to make a difference in the world. Whether it be helping children in developing countries, promoting education, or drawing awareness to injustice, these celebrities are lending a helping hand. Let’s give a round of applause to these amazing charitable celebrities.
Angelina Jolie has been known for her humanitarian work for years. People think of her charity work before they think of her as an actress. She took on the role of Goodwill Ambassador from 2001-2012 with the United Nations. She advocated for children in need in developing countries and still does today.
She is the main person behind the launch of the Global Action for Children Program, which helps orphans in developing countries to receive meals, support and tuition. Additionally Angelina Jolie went on to create the Maddox Jolie-Pitt Foundation with her ex-husband, Brad Pitt. This foundation assists with the humanitarian crises around the world and helps children in need around the world.
Taylor Swift manages to get herself involved in a variety of charities benefiting different things. Since she first began to make the big money, she has been extremely generous with her money and time.
She donated $70,000 in books to the library in her hometown, and $50,000 to schools in New York City. Swift is also best known for helping out her fans in big ways. She recently gave a 19-year-old fan $15,500 whose mom was in a coma for three years. It is clear that she cares about her fans and really makes a difference in their lives.
Hollywood‘s leading man Mel Gibson is not only known for his good looks and a great acting skills, he is also extremely charitable. His most recent and generous donation of $10 million dollars was for the Los Angeles hospitals.
Specifically, this money was given to the hospitals that take care of ill children who are not able to get treatment in their homeland because of insufficient funds. On top of giving to hospitals, Gibson supports foundations like Declare Yourself, FARES, Healing the Children and Kidz Horizon Appeal. He is definitely dedicated to supporting children in need, and this shows in the way he gives back to them.