When talking about volunteering, there are actually quite a number of media figures who have already done it or donated a lot of money to institutions.
Many of them support institutions that contribute to making the world a better place or travel around underdeveloped countries to make the difference themselves.
From actors, musicians to you tubers, they are an example of people that put money aside to see others’ happiness. In this article, we will be revealing many of them and how they contributed to this fight.
She has already improved the quality of life of thousands of people around the world by donating and raising money to important causes.
She already donated 1 million dollars to an appeal from international United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the highest donation yet that the branch had ever received, at least from a single person.
Angelina Jolie currently supports an enormous amount of charity institutions and has given aid to many missions related to the refugees, most of them in Africa.
She has doneanother many philantropical act and it was her mother who Incentivized her to pursue that path.
Jolie has already received a lot of humanitarian awards, including Citizen of the World Award.
Felix “Pewdiepie” Kjellberg, the biggest you tuber in the world, has already donated more than $3 million to charities.
He and his subscribers have raised money for many other institutions with the most different goals like Charity:Water, which aims to provide water to countries and places around the world where some people don’t have access to water; World Wild life fund, save the children, and many others.
Through these achievements, Felix has proven that his you tube channel is able to raise a lot of help to promote assistance for global issues.
Famous star of Million Dollar Baby, Hilary Swank has already done volunteering job in India. In July and August of 2016, She’s worked with children in an orphanage.
For two weeks, the actress traveled to India where she worked as a teaching assistant.
On that orphanage, she gave special attention to poor children who were going through difficult times and helped them improve their education.
The actor Ben Affleck who is known by the young adults for his role as Batman is also remembered for helping victims of sexual abuse, including many children. He has done that through an institution he founded called the “Eastern Congo Initiative”.
Through the founding of an institution called “Not on our watch”, they raised help and recognition of the genocide that happened in Sudanese territory. George Cloney was even arrested when protesting against the Sudanese government, in 2012.
She had a huge importance when raising awareness of Aids/HIV besides founding in 2007 a chunk of boarding schools, the so-called Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls.
She already raised more than $400 million to invest in education in underdeveloped countries around the world.
Swift has founded a campaign to protect children from online abuse and bullying. She participates in many institutions like Red Cross, Children in Need, Wounded Warrior Project, and much more. Recently, she has already been named the Most Charitable Celebrity by Today.com two years in a row, 2012 and 2013.
He has already donated $10 million to reimburse hospitals that cared for seriously ill children and is a big supporter of children care institutions like “Healing the Children”.
The very well-known figure Justin Timber lake has already raised money for hurricane katrina victims and regularly donates to Habitat For Humanity, Shriner Hospitals for Children, and Kids Wish Network, working with them and raising funds with his fans. It is an example on how to use fame to raise a good cause.
Lance Bass is a former boy band member that already supported a variety of causes ranging from fighting AIDS and HIV to helping students achieve a possible profession toward a career in special education. He has long started an online celebrity yard sale. Lance has also founded the Lance Bass Foundation in 2001 to help giving poor children a proper health care.
The gorgeous woman Alicia Keys, besides supporting UNICEF, Shriners Hospitals for Children, and Oxfam, she is the ambassador for Keep A Child Alive as well as travelling to Africa to help kids and teenagers who have lost their parents to AIDS.
The Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting and Film Director is an important figure in institutions like St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Children’s Defense Fund, and the Mississippi Animal Rescue League. He is the founder of a program called Just keep livin.