Top 5 Hollywood Actresses Who Are Ambassadors Of Good Will

Many prominent actors become goodwill ambassadors and take many efforts to initiate the change and make our planet better. They help the needy raising public awareness of important questions. Let's see the list of actresses who are popular not only for their performance but also for their extensive work for society.

1. Mia Farrow

Since the 2000s Mia Farrow was working for the common good. Thanks to her extensive work and visits of various countries she was named one of the most influential people in the world by Time magazine. She took many efforts to raise funds and awareness for children in conflict-affected regions and to draw attention to the fight to eradicate polio.

Mia Farrow | Instagram
Mia Farrow | Instagram

Her awards as a goodwill ambassador:

  • the Leon Sullivan International Service award
  • the Lyndon Baines Johnson Moral Courage Award
  • the Marion Anderson Award

Her most important activities:

  • She was in Darfur for humanitarian efforts many times.
  • The actress co-founded the Olympic Dream for Darfur campaign, which drew attention to China's support for the government of Sudan.
  • She attracted attention to the story of a humanitarian worker for the Sudan Liberation Army who was arrested and offered trade her freedom for his one.
  • In 2009, Farrow narrated a documentary, As We Forgive, relating the struggle of many of the survivors of the Rwandan genocide to forgive those who murdered family and friends.
  • Farrow helped build The Darfur Archives, which document the cultural traditions of the tribes of Darfur.

2. Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon is widely known for her social, political and anti-war activism.

Susan Sarandon | Instagram
Susan Sarandon | Instagram

Her awards as a goodwill ambassador:

  • For her extensive work, she was awarded the Action Against Hunger Humanitarian Award.

Her activism:

  • Sarandon firmly protested against the war in Irag
  • Sarandon has become an advocate to end the death penalty and mass incarceration.
  • The actress was arrested during the Women Disobey protests, along with 575 other people, for protesting at the Hart Senate Office Building where a sit-in was being held against Donald Trump's migrant separation policy.

3. Alyssa Milano

Alyssa Milano made a lot for her fans and society. She supported her fan ostracized for having AIDS. Milano spent a lot of time with him and appeared on the TV Show with him where she kissed the schoolboy in order to show that it is impossible to catch the disease through casual contact.

Alyssa Milano | Instagram
Alyssa Milano | Instagram

Her activism:

  • She raised about US$50,000 for South African women and children with AIDS by selling her own and schools' photo work
  • She advocates vegetarianism and supports PETA, the actress appeared in the advertisement for them in 2007
  • As an alliance of the Global Network for Neglected Tropical Diseases, she donated US$250,00
  • The actress visited India, Angola, and Kosovo and said that it was "the hardest experience I've had on a field visit".

4. Lucy Liu

Lucy Liu is a woman of big heart who is known for activism for a variety of causes.

Lucy Liu | Instagram
Lucy Liu | Instagram

Her awards:

  • Liu received an "Asian Excellence Award" for Visibility

Her activism:

  • She traveled to Pakistan and Lesotho, among several other countries
  • Liu is a supporter of marriage equality for gays and lesbians and became a spokeswoman for the Human Rights Campaign in 2011.

5. Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman is a Women's Goodwill Ambassador and focuses on raising awareness on the infringement of women's human rights and was the spokesperson to UN Women's Say No-UNiTE to End Violence against Women initiative. "I have seen that there is no limit to what women can achieve when given the opportunity," she said.can achieve when given the opportunity," she said.

Nicole Instagram | Instagram

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