by Michael dEstries
Categories: People.

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Every now and then, there’s simply too much good karma floating around the celebrity scene. In an effort to reel in the latest, here’s a small list of who’s up to some good in the charity world.

–>James Blunt performed a charity concert in Los Angeles on Thursday to raise money for the volunteer doctors organization, Doctors Without Borders. Read more…

–>Leonardo DiCaprio is handing over money to support an orphan girl he met while filming new movie BLOOD DIAMOND in South Africa. DiCaprio, 32, was so touched by the youngster, who is being raised in an orphanage, he decided to pledge funds not just towards her upbringing, but to the orphanage itself. Read more…

–>Prince Charles hosted a celebrity charity dinner last Friday to benefit the lives of underprivileged children and young adults. Stars such as Sting, Sharon Osbourne, Billy Zane, and Gwyneth Paltrow were in attendance. Read more…

–>Pop star and actress Hilary Duff is being hailed a heroine by Hurricane Katrina charities after buying 200,000 meals for two refugee shelters in Houston, Texas. Duff bought the meals through charity USA Harvest and they’ll be shipped to the shelters. Read more…

About Michael dEstries

Michael has been blogging since 2005 on issues such as sustainability, renewable energy, philanthropy, and healthy living. He regularly contributes to a slew of publications, as well as consulting with companies looking to make an impact using the web and social media. He lives in Ithaca, NY with his family on an apple farm.

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