Aleteia logoAleteia logo
Aleteia
Friday 15 January |
Saint of the Day: Bl. Nikolaus Gross
home iconInspiring Stories
line break icon

7 Celebrities and sports stars giving us some coronavirus relief

CELEBRITIES GOOD DEEDS

YouTube | Instagram

Cerith Gardiner - published on 04/02/20

These popular household names are doing their part to helping us smile.

Everywhere you look right now, there’s bad news about the coronavirus. But amidst the anxiety-inducing information, there are glimmers of positivity — men and women who are trying to make the experience a little easier to bear. From performers offering their skills to the public from their balconies to top brands turning their factories into production lines for masks and hospital gowns, we are seeing what humans do best in trying times. Here’s a handful of some familiar names and faces and how they’re trying to bring hope and inspiration to us all.


VENTILATOR, TRACHEOSTOMY,

Read more:
Man with ALS wanted to give backup respirator to coronavirus patients, inspiring donations




Read more:
14 Celebrities whose acts of charity are changing lives

Tags:
CelebritiesCoronavirus
Support Aleteia!

If you’re reading this article, it’s thanks to the generosity of people like you, who have made Aleteia possible.

Here are some numbers:

  • 20 million users around the world read Aleteia.org every month
  • Aleteia is published every day in eight languages: English, French, Arabic, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, and Slovenian
  • Each month, readers view more than 50 million pages
  • Nearly 4 million people follow Aleteia on social media
  • Each month, we publish 2,450 articles and around 40 videos
  • We have 60 full time staff and approximately 400 collaborators (writers, translators, photographers, etc.)

As you can imagine, these numbers represent a lot of work. We need you.

Support Aleteia with as little as $1. It only takes a minute. Thank you!

Daily prayer
And today we celebrate...




Top 10
DAD, HOW DO I?
Cerith Gardiner
Meet the dad who's teaching basic skills on Y...
FORGIVING COUPLE
Bret Thoman, OFS
An exorcist teaches 4 steps to forgive
Philip Kosloski
What is the Holy Cloak of St. Joseph?
LUXOR FILM FESTIVAL
Zoe Romanowsky
20-year-old filmmaker wins award for powerful...
Kathleen N. Hattrup
Why God loves ordinary stuff: Pope Francis' r...
POPE FRANCIS; Ash Wednesday
Kathleen N. Hattrup
Vatican: Imposition of ashes on Ash Wednesday...
D'CRUZ FAMILY
Cerith Gardiner
Meet the family of 12 siblings with a very sp...
See More
Newsletter
Get Aleteia delivered to your inbox. Subscribe here.