It’s always nice to see a superstar athlete give back to those in need. So many people are in need of help, and only a very select few individuals are rich enough to make those needs go away for a substantial number of people at a time. Luckily, many famous people are happy to help those less fortunate than them. We’re grateful to these people whose means are so much greater than ours.
Whether it’s in their own community or across the world, these eight athletes are working to make the world better in their own special way. We appreciate these wonderful people who are dedicated to improving the lives of others when they could be surrounding themselves with luxury and not giving a second thought to those who have less than they do.
Tebow takes his Christian faith very seriously, and his foundation has worked on setting up a hospital in the Philippines.
The Olympian and former UFC champion has been giving back for years, including through her Free Rice Campaigns that provide rice to the World Food Program.