Celebrities are known for their luxurious lifestyle but while Living such life some of them has extended there hands to Helping developing the world by making donations to the poor and needy. Here is the list of world most generous celebrities.
1. Sir Elton John.
Sir Elton John has topped a list of the most generous celebrities, donating a total of £26.8 million in the past year. The 69-year-old musician predominantly gave money to his Aids foundations in Britain and America, according to the Sunday Times Giving List.
JK Rowling emerged as the second most generous celebrity, with £10.3 million spawned and donated by her own charities the Lumos Foundation, which aims to end the institutionalising of children by 2050, and the Volant Charitable Trust, which funds research into multiple sclerosis, the illness which took her mother’s life.
Beckham, the former Manchester United and Real Madrid star, is in third place in the list, having raised £5m through The Victoria and David Beckham Charitable Trust that he runs with his wife, and also via his role as an ambassador for Unicef.
Martin Lewis donated half a million pounds to enable food banks to roll out a pioneering programme enabling thousands of people to get free help with money and debts.
Coldplay is a British rock band formed in 1996 by lead vocalist and pianist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Jonny Buckland at University College London. coldplay donated £1.7m.