Celebs sometimes get a bad reputation for being out of touch with reality. But some truly go above and beyond to make the world a better place. Take a look at those who use their star power for good, not evil.More
Following Gomez's impassioned speech on her personal health struggles at the American Music Awards last year, the singer is making yet another statement to further awareness of the autoimmune disease lupus. People reports that Gomez has made a donation to USC's Keck School of Medicine, as a part of the launch of her Selena Gomez Fund for Lupus Research. Her battle with lupus has been ongoing since she first took a career hiatus in 2015, and with this donation she hopes that will help lead the fight for a cure. Dr. Janos Peti-Peterdi, leader of the initial research team, said "We are extremely pleased to partner with Selena in her efforts to promote awareness and medical research toward a much-needed cure for lupus." Yes, girl.
Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth spent time over the holidays visiting patients at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego. Cyrus and Hemsworth were spotted in numerous social media posts from their surprise visit as they posed for selfies and spent time with patients, E reports. The trip was on behalf of Cyrus' non-profit organization, The Happy Hippie Foundation. Rady's Children Hospital complied a collection of heartwarming photos from their visit on their Facebook page along with the message, "Thank you to Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth and The Happy Hippie Foundation for bringing joy and laughter to our patients!" 👏 👏 .