Celebs That Love Giving Back!
Thursday 3:12 PM, 26/01/2012
Jessica Simpson has been an ambassador for Operation Smile since 2003. The organisation helps children with cleft lip and cleft palate get the surgery they need.
George Clooney is one of the founders of Not On Our Watch. The organisation's main mission is to fight genocide in Darfur, Sudan.
One of the first celebs in charity, Bob Geldof. In 1985 he arranged the Live Aid-gala where all revenues went direct to fighting poverty in Africa. He still donates a large amount of money every year to help children in need.
Angelina Jolie, along with her husband Brad Pitt, donate a lot of money to charity every year. Angie is constantly traveling to other countries to help children.
Oprah Winfrey is probably one of the world's most generous celebs! She has given over 900 million dollars to charity and is always involved in charity projects.
In 2008 the UN selected Charlize Theron to be their Messenger Of Peace. She focuses on fighting violence towards women.
She is not only a talk show host Ellen DeGeneres is also a real giver. Out of the ordinary charity work she does, she has also helped a lot of people after Hurricane Katarina.
Alicia Keys is one of the founders of Help a Child Alive. This charity helps HIV-positive African and Indian children with medicine and support.
U2-singer Bono is a real helper. He is involved in over 30 charity organisations and he is frequently hosting charity events for different causes.
Lady Gaga is actively involved in equal rights for gay, lesbian, and transgeneder people.
We think helping others is awesome and so do many of our top celebrities. Many of our favorite celebrities are actively involved in charity and donate regularly to those who are less fortunate. Click on the pics to see 10 very generous celebs.
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