TODAY.AZ / Arts & Entertainment

Leonardo DiCaprio Donates $1 Million for Haiti Relief

22 January 2010 [13:51] - TODAY.AZ
Leonardo DiCaprio has become the latest Hollywood figure to help with the Haiti earthquake relief, donating $1 million to the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund.

The money will be disbursed through the Leonardo DiCaprio Fund to support near-term assistance and long-term recovery efforts after the devastating earthquake.

"I salute Leonardo DiCaprio for his extraordinary generosity," said former President George W. Bush in a statement. "This donation sends a clear message to the people of Haiti that America's commitment to helping rebuild their country is strong. I thank Leo for setting a wonderful example for all Americans of helping a neighbor in need."

/People/
URL: http://www.today.az/news/entertainment/59935.html

Print version

Views: 2426

Connect with us. Get latest news and updates.

Recommend news to friend

  • Your name:
  • Your e-mail:
  • Friend's name:
  • Friend's e-mail: