Celebrities’ life implies not only world-wide fame and acknowledgement of talent but also huge fees for artistic work. The fans have always been curious to know how their idols dispose of big sums of money. Being able to solve any financial problem, some celebrities still prefer to take spending money rather easy. Some of them demonstrate vast generosity and careless attitude to earned money. Here are some examples of such behavior which had no chance to stay unnoticed.
1. Charlie Sheen
American actor and script writer Charlie Sheen has gained a huge fame among Hollywood audience. As a consequence he was in no need to perform some exceptional deed in order to become a subject of attention. Therefore only true kindness could become a motivation of his generosity when he discounted $75, 000 from his personal bank account and donated them to cure a boy who had cancer. As Charlie Sheen said, “None of parents should see their child’s death.”
2. Ellen DeGeneres
American TV presenter Ellen DeGeneres was inspired by an impressive deed of a waitress from Concord, New Hampshire, Sarah Hoidahl. As soon as Sarah heard a conversation of two women who worked as soldiers and complained that after National Guard Organization was closed, she paid for their meal in the «Ruby Tuesday’s» where she worked. When Ellen found out the information about this case, she invited this waitress to her talk show, presented her with the $10, 000 bill and later with a car.
3. Taylor Swift
American actress and country-singer Taylor Swift is widely famous for her charitable activity. She made a donation of $100,000 to the Red Cross in Cedar Rapids to help victims of the Iowa flood in 2008. Moreover, she has forged an alliance with Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen to fight against internet sex crimes. Also Taylor Swift supports over 20 Charity Organizations, and in the year 2009 she performed on BBC’s Children in Need concert.