Shakira Foundation Donating $45 Million to Charity

Published: 2007-10-01
Columbian-Lebanese singer Shakira and the charity of which she is a co-founder, Latin America for Solidarity Foundation, will be donating $40 million to aid in relief efforts after the mass earthquake that struck Peru and the Nicaraguan hurricane. $5 million will go to the improvement of the health and education of impoverished children in various Latin American countries.

The announcement was made last Thursday, September 27th at a global climate change summit that took place in New York, which was organized by Bill Clinton.

Writer: Stephanie Ng Wan

   

 

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