These celebrities are SUPER inspiring! This list includes those who started their own charities plus those who give time, money, and lend their star-power to causes. Look at that, people using their fame for good. Pretty cool, right?
1 Leonardo DiCaprio – The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation
The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation was founded in 1998. It has funded over two hundred projects in fifty countries. DiCaprio’s foundation is dedicated to the “long term health and wellbeing of all Earth’s inhabitants”. They focus on climate resiliency, protecting wildlife, and restoring and rebuilding threatened ecosystems. DiCaprio states: “Clean air, water, and a livable climate are inalienable human rights. And solving this crisis is not a question of politics, it is a question of our own survival.”
Want more? You can watch a trailer for Leonardo’s documentary on climate change, Before the Flood.