10 Celebrities Who Are Making The World A Better Place
Being a celebrity is not always a bad thing. Most of the times you get to enjoy the things you’ve earned and most of the times you get to give back.
However, fame isn’t an easy thing. There are many people that will not stop for nothing until they get some dirt about you, just to make you look bad.
But when you are famous, you know that you have a great influence on people. They listen to you, support you and most of the times do anything you say.
Some celebrities know that they’ve got a great influence and use it to make good. Because, in the end, the celebrities are humans too.
Whether it’s donating a large sum of money or personally going and helping people who are in need of assistance, these celebrities have surely found a way to change the lives of thousands of people around the world.
10. Matt Damon
The actor, who is famous for his roles in the Bourne Identity series, ranks 10th on the list of the celebrities who are making the world a better place.
He rose to fame after he co-wrote and starred in Good Will Hunting among Ben Affleck and Robin Williams.
For that role and not only, he has received numerous awards and today his net worth is estimated at $75 million.
But he knows that life isn’t easy and decided to use his power and money to do something good. And so he started the non-governmental organization, H2O Africa Foundation in 2006.
Three years later, the organization merged with WaterPartners and Water.org was born. The result is a nonprofit organization which has the goal to provide aid to places that don’t have safe drinking water.
Damon is also a supporter of the ONE Campaign, which has a goal to fight poverty and AIDS in Third World countries. Apart from that, Matt is also a spokesperson for Feeding America, as well as an ambassador for the ONEXONE nonprofit organization.