Celebrities are not only stars but also examples to us. Some celebs are quite generous that they give money and time to the people who need help. Here we have 15 of the most charitable stars ever.
Matt Damon, the co-founder of the charity H20 Africa, is to bring clean drinking water to people who cannot access to it. In the year of 2009, this organization merged with WaterPartners and formed another group named Water.org, which has helped many people get a drink through different initiatives. The aim of those initiatives is to solve the problem people have to get clean drinking water.
Taylor Swift is not only a perfect music idol in most people’s heart but also a good charitable giver. She has donated so much money to many important charities all over the world in non-profits, like the American Red Cross, UNICEF and Feeding America. She is an excellent singer who works hard for her career and continues her good deeds.
Emma Watson, one of the main stars playing in Harry Potter series, has contributed a lot to make the world a better place. Recently she has been the goodwill ambassador for women of the United Nations, which is mainly fighting for the equality between the sexes. She also started the HeforShe movement to solve the problem of gender-related injustices, like unfair pay.
Beyonce, with her incredible voice, is one of the most giving stars today. She has been an advocate of her beyGOOD campaign, which aims to help people back into jobs. Meanwhile, she also helps people who are homeless and cannot help themselves.
John Cena who played a tough guy in most movies is a softy at heart. Out of the movies, he does all the things he can do for the children who want to realize their dreams. The biggest supporter of the Make a Wish Foundation is John Cena, the aim of which is to grants wishes to kids with diseases. He has granted at least 400 wishes in 2014.
One of the richest celebrities in Hollywood is George Lucas, the creator of Star Wars, who is also one of the most charitable stars. He has donated an incredible chunk of money to the charity, which is about 4 billion dollars. He also is the founder of the George Lucas Foundation, and most of the donation went through it.
As we all know, John Legend has an incredible voice, which makes him won lots of awards and adoring fans. However, he also tries his best to help people in any way he can. John Legend fundraises a campaign which is called the OperationGirl, which helps girls in developing countries due to the injustices towards women.
Olivia Wilde focuses not only on her brand but also on the charitable causes, which is great in today’s world. She has spent lots of her time and money on different charities to help people who need help. She is also the founder of the company named Conscious Commerce, which mainly gives donations to each purchase on the site.
Seth Rogen’s grandmother has battled with the Alzheimer’s disease for many years, which is a disease made her lose the ability to feed herself or even didn’t recognize her family. Seth Rogen uses his experiences to spread the common sense to the world. He stands for the Senate Committee to tell people the story and ask more people to support it.
Regarded as one of the most recognized charitable givers in Hollywood now, George Clooney has donated a great amount of money to numerous charitable causes during these years, which are used to help spread the atrocities occurring in the world. He gave money to charity to help people who really need it.
As a well-known pop star, Demi Lovato also gives her support to numerous good-deed charities to help people. In about 2011, Lovato was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, after then she has made it her goal to help those who have bipolar and mental health issues.
Most people are not unfamiliar with this charming star since she filmed Lara Croft: Tomb Raider. Jolie also has spent a large part of her time on the humanitarian causes. She is also the founder of The Maddox Jolie-Pitt Foundation, cooperated with her former husband Brad Pitt to help end poverty and hunger.
It is known to all that Justin Bieber may have experienced his ups and downs over the years, while he also remained a good guy. He became famous and got his fame when he was very young; he always gave back to those in need, in particular for kids. He joined the Make a Wish Foundation to help children make their wishes come true.
You may not have the idea that Miley Cyrus will be the charitable type who has always kept the strange antics and wild haircuts. However, she has made a great effort to give back to those in need. She has donated her award to help the homeless kids who were living on the street.
As one member of The Black Eyed Peas before and now a solo artist with four albums, Will. I. Am. Also, helps people in charities. In 2014, he made a significant donation to charity during his trans4m concert. He once raised about 2.5 million dollars to help children with their education.