Celebrities Give Back This Holiday Season
We know all about the stars who have been naughty this year, and hopefully so does Santa! Here are a few who have been nice, or some who have decided to be nice one week before Santa comes to town!
[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Kanye West[/lastfm]
Kanye West gave an hour and a half of his time to a charity event where people were wrapping holiday gifts for kids. Kanye dropped in unannounced for the New Yorkers for Children’s “Wrap to Rap” event. He wrapped gifts for kids and showed that he reaches out to help others at the holidays.
Penelope Cruz recently visited New York City to participate in a good deed for the RED campaign to fight AIDS. She was the lucky person who got to turn the switch on to turn on the red lights at the Empire State Building on World AIDS Day.
[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Tim McGraw[/lastfm]
Tim McGraw has taped public service announcements for the charity Feeding America. This good deed at the holiday season will help many families have meals even if they are struggling financially. This charity helps 5.7 million people weekly with food needs.
Kelly Osbourne recently participated in volunteer work for the MAC AIDS fund. Kelly helped do some cooking at the Project Angel Food in Los Angeles. This organization helps people with HIV and AIDS get healthy meals.
Audrina Patridge recently took a patient from Saint Jude’s hospital on a Kmart shopping expedition. Saint Jude’s hospital provides treatment for kids with serious illnesses. Congratulations to Audrina for bringing some holiday cheer to a child who is sick.
Edward Norton has created the site CrowdRise.com to help people raise funds for worthwhile charities. There are a lot of celebrities participating at CrowdRise. You may donate to their causes easily there as a holiday gift donation or you may want to start your own fundraising campaign at CrowdRise to start raising funds for a charity you suppor.