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Wahlberg partly credits his success to the positive nurturing of the Boys and Girls Club of America. In return the actor set up the Mark Wahlberg Youth Foundation that aims to make sure that no child is prevented from achieving their goals due to financial limitations.
Children are very close to The Rock's heart. He's very active through Dwayne Johnson's The Rock Foundation in helping children who've been hospitalized, and he is also trying to help prevent child obesity, as well as encourage children to go into further education. There are countless photos of the smiling actor meeting up with kids in need.
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As part of her charity work the actress partnered up with World Vision to design the Hope bracelet handcrafted in India. Each $100 sale goes to help those in most need across the world. Heaton herself wears the bracelet to keep Gracious, the child she sponsored through World Vision, "in mind."
The Italian chef is devoting a lot of time to feeding those in need while trying to prevent food waste. Through Food for Souls, he encourages communities and cooking professionals to care for those who are often marginalized in society by offering them a place to eat a hearty meal.
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Through her Imagination Library Program, the country singer is bringing books into the homes of young children all over the world. As of 2016 over one million books are being sent out each month to pre-schoolers.
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Although the actor supports many charities, he decided to set himself the goal of working out with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson to complete the Murph Challenge -- a grueling Navy Seal workout -- with proceeds going to the LT Michael P. Murphy Scholarship Foundation, which helps to provide education for those in need.
Although the talk show host supports many causes, he also likes to demonstrate his basketball skills in aid of charity. He was defeated during a one-on-one with Senator Ted Cruz, but the proceeds raised went to a children's hospital and Generation One, which aims to eradicate poverty in Houston, Texas.
The former quarterback started the Tim Tebow Foundation to "bring Faith, Hope and Love to those needing a brighter day in their darkest hour of need." Through various outreaches, the foundation lends support and encouragement to those facing difficult situations, while also spreading the Gospel.
Recognized by Forbes as one of 30 most generous celebrities, the Cardinals first baseman and his wife, Cara, established a foundation called To The Lord's Fund, giving money to Christian organizations throughout the world.
The award-winning actor donates lots of his time and energy to veterans and first responders through the Gary Sinise Foundation. Sinese aims to lend much-needed support to the country's defenders. His band organizes morale-boosting concerts with the troops, meals and equipment are donated to the different services, and homes and vehicles are adapted for wounded vets.