Bollywood Celebrities Who Have Inspired Us With Their Heartwarming Charity Work
Maanyata Thu |Sep 15, 2019
From Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif to Vidya Balan, here is this list of Bollywood celebrities who have inspired us with their charity work.
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From Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif to Vidya Balan, here is this list of Bollywood celebrities who have inspired people with their charity work and urged them to think about the welfare of the society.
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has actively involved in many charitable organizations and also set up Being Human, which provides education and healthcare services for underprivileged children across the country. Moreover, he also helped cancer patients by opening a medial camp opposite his residence in Bandra, Mumbai. Not just that, he had previously donated money and several paintings to Ramola Bachchan’s NGO.
The beautiful actress has been a part of her mom’s charitable trust called Relief Projects India (RPI). The organization aims to rescue abandoned girl child and ill-treated women as well as enhances their quality of life.
Shah Rukh Khan
King Khan is one of the most charitable celebrities in Bollywood. He reportedly donated a whopping amount of Rs. 1 crore for the Chennai flood victims and invested in a solar electricity project to help light up seven Odisha Villages. That’s not all, Shah Rukh Khan sponsors one special department for Cancer and Children ward to commemorate his mom who died of cancer.
The handsome hunk is a member of Habitat for Humanity that helps to build affordable houses for the poor.
Ranbir used to be a member of the 2010 NDTV Toyota Greenathon, which raised money to supply solar power to 160 villages in India. He also funded solar lamps in Bihar and Lakhisarai as a part of the campaign.
The Bollywood-turned-Hollywood actress is a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF. She has been involved in many UN’s campaigns which primarily aim to raise public awareness about child rights and the need to create a beautiful world where all the kids have the opportunity to become educated, healthy, and safe.
The superstar is no stranger to charitable activities. He used to adopt one village in Gujarat, which was destroyed by a severe earthquake. He also provided tents for homeless people as well as raised funds for the relief operations.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
The Former Miss World, who has captured the millions of hearts with her beautiful blue eyes, has pledged to donate them. Apart from that, she also set up the Aishwarya Rai Foundation, which helps the needy across the country.
Vidya Balan made a generous contribution of Rs 10 lakh to one charitable trust that focuses on the welfare of Bengali Technicians.
Akshay Kumar has become well-known for lending a hand whenever he can. He earlier donated Rs 1 crore to help the rain-ravaged people of Chennai in 2015. Besides, he has launched a fun-raising website and app named Bharat Ke Veer with the Ministry of Home Affairs Rajnath Singh to provide financial support to the families of martyred soldiers.
Big B has always been vocal about extending his support to those who in need. The veteran actor gave away a generous amount of Rs 11 lakh to the Maharashtra Police Welfare Fund. Also, he donated Rs 2.5 lakh to Delhi police officer Subash Chand Tomar, who passed away after suffering serious injuries during violent protests in Delhi.
Shilpa Shetty, who is one of the fittest heroines in tinsel town, donated her 2007 Celebrity Big Brother winning amount to some AIDS awareness campaigns in the country. The actress is also a part of the animal rights group PETA.
Prateik Babbar decides to donate one percent of his earnings from film remuneration and assisting jobs to charities, which help old people or orphan children.