Top 5 Charitable Celebrities in the Entertainment Industry

We know that celebrities make a huge amount of money and they live an extravagant life. Little do we know that some of these celebrities continue a large amount of money to charities. They have changed the lives of many people and have made this world a better place. Here are the top charitable celebrities in the entertainment industry.

Oprah Winfrey

She is a billionaire and has donated millions to various charities. She had donated about $10 million to the relief efforts of Hurricane Katrina. She gave away millions of dollars for education and healthcare of women and children worldwide.

Elton John

Elton John has donated about $38 million in various charities recently. Most of his money was used by organizations fighting HIV/Aids. He is the founder of Elton John AIDS Foundation and is working actively to fight against HIV.

J. K. Rowling

Author J.K Rowling has contributed about $160 million to charity. She believes that she has been given more for a purpose and that purpose is to help the others in need.

George Clooney

He is the co-founder of the ‘Clooney Foundation for Justice’ for the vulnerable communities. He donated a huge amount of money for the ‘March for our Lives’ campaign. He, along with his wife Amal Clooney, has donated about $500,000 to support this campaign.

George Michael

Nobody knew that George Michael was a charitable person until his death. He was a regular contributor to charitable organization ‚Childine‘. It is a counseling service that helps children to heal from traumas. He often donated money to strangers.

The list can go on and on. These celebrities have truly changed the lives of many people. They are working with various charitable organizations to improve the lives of people. They have set an example for us. If we have the financial ability, we should help others to lead a better life.