Tabloids are filled with stories of celebrities succumbing to pressures of fame and wealth and of them getting involved in escapades that are embarrassing and potentially dangerous. However, there are several young celebrities who have committed themselves to improving people’s lives and giving back to underprivileged communities. They have all given their time and shared their fortune to raise awareness and promote causes ranging from animal rights, to the environment, equal rights, and equal education opportunities. These are 13 stars who are currently changing the world for the better.
13. Olivia Munn
The Magic Mike and Newsroom star started working with Dosomething.org’s Green Your School Challenge in 2011. She contributed by creating a PSA for the competition and helped judge the entries. Munn also participated in PETA’s “I’d Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur” campaign in 2010 and 2012.Xavier Collin/Everett Collection