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Celebrities Who Give Away Their Millions
Former Desperate Housewives actress Eva Longoria freely donates to 35 charities. Longoria has received awards for her charitable work within the Hispanic communities. Her passion for her culture led her to start her charity, The Eva Longoria Foundation, which aims to empower Latinas through education and entrepreneurship.
According to the Sunday Times Giving List, music legend Elton John donated a whopping $46 million in 2017. The majority of this was allocated to his charity, the Elton John AIDS Foundation, which has both UK and US branches. The two foundations together have raised roughly $385 million over the past 25 years.
Taylor Swift may be young, but she’s also incredibly generous. In 2012, the Grammy winner donated $4 million to music education. In 2016 she gave $100,000 to victims of Tennessee wildfires, $1 million to Louisiana floods victims, and a further $50,000 to food banks in the state.
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith have given millions away over the years to help those less fortunate. They founded the Will and Jada Smith Family Foundation, offering donations to a wide variety of causes such as a grant to the Baltimore School for the Arts, $47,000 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and $120,000 to the Lupus Foundation.
Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and husband George famously donated the money received from Hello Magazine for their wedding pictures to various organizations. Recently, Amal and George donated $3 million through their foundation to help 3,000 plus Syrian refugee children through school.