Akshay Kumar to Vidya Balan: 8 actors who have a heart of gold!
Akshay Kumar surely has a heart of gold and he isn't one to step away from his promises. Recently, the actor did something really commendable for the armymen. Like Akshay, many Bollywood celebs are don't shy away from charitable causes! Take a look to know more:
Recently, the Jolly LLB 2 actor donated close to 1 Crore for the Jawaans of the country. In the past as well, Akshay came up with a brilliant idea of an app wherein people could directly deposit money for the slain armymen’s families. Apart from the army, Akshay is a constant supporter of women’s safety and has helped setup a self defence centre for women in collaboration with Aditya Thackerey.
Vidya Balan makes sure she uses her voice for all the right causes. Be it harassment or education, Vidya is the posterchild of all the right causes. Vidya Balan was the face of the governement’s clean drinking water and sanitation campaign. Not only that, the actress spends time to look after the causes and is a constant supporter of the right causes.
Shah Rukh Khan
Like his counterparts, Baadshah Shah Rukh isn’t behind on the list. Ever since his successful days in Bollywood, SRK is involved with many NGO’s who he constantly keeps a check on. Time and again, he had raised funds for people affected in calamities. In fact, he was the first Indian celeb to be recongnised for his charitable cause by UNESCO.
Shabana Azmi is not only a talented actress but also a supporter of great causes. In memory of her father, poet Kaifi Azmi, Shabana Azmi started Mijwan Foundation which works for the betterment of people in rural villages and providing employment to women in the villages and also preserve the dying art of Chikankari. Every year, a charitable fashion show,Mijwan Fashion Show is organized to support the cause.
Khan of all Khans, Salman Khan has always been generous to support the needy and underprivileged. His charity which is called Being Human is one of the most famous and most helping charities in the country.
Rahul Bose has always been known to voice the unspoken. He is one of the very few celebrities to be recognized by Oxfam for his generousness and has worked with them for rehabilitation of people living in Andaman and Nicobar islands. Not only that , the actor has adopted not 1 but 6 children and supports their education. What a good man, he is!
The actor is not only a fitness lover but also an animal lover. Over the years, he has raised his voice for animal welfare and has been applauded by PETA for his efforts. More than that, John launched ‘John’s brigade for humanity’ which helps in rehabilitation on the needy and the homeless.
Hrithik Roshan and his family
The Roshans are a helpful bunch. Be it working for the people who have lost their vision or helping the needy, the Roshans have always come forward with their heart of gold. Recently, when it was reported that the world’s heaviest woman, Eman Ahmed was in Mumbai for surgery, Pinky Roshan, Hrtihik Roshan’s mother donated a heavy sum for her treatment. In fact, when Hrithik learned about Eman’s love for Bollywood, he said he would absolutely love to dance with her!