by Michael dEstries
Categories: Causes, People.

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Who’s out there doing some good before the Christmas bells toll? Let’s have a look!

>>George Clooney is teaming up with the former President Bush to rebuild a hospital in hurricane-devastated Louisiana. Clooney quipped, “There is good news in all of this, which is that when the hospital gets up and running, I will not be doing any of the medical procedures.” Read more…

>>Beyonce Knowles will be out and about before the holiday to hand out gifts to underprivileged kids in New York before heading to Houston, Texas, for a traditional family Christmas. She says, “I do the same thing every year. I start out in New York passing toys out at children’s homes. Then I fly to Houston to my mother’s house, and she cooks.” No word on whether killing animals for fur is part of the family Christmas tradition. Read more…

>>The Osbournes threw a family Christmas party earlier this week for charity. Guests were asked beforehand to bring presents to be donated to children’s charities. Guest Simon Cowell, however, obviously misread the invitation. Instead of bringing a toy, he chose a set of fine cut crystal glasses. Somewhere on Christmas Day, a child will be very, very sad. 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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