Hearts of gold: Taylor Swift and other incredibly charitable celebs
T-Swift has just donated over US$30,000 to cover an 18-year-old's tuition fees
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While we often hear about extravagant celebrity purchases, from cars to handbags that could pay off student loans, many stars have also decided to give back to the society that praises them. Beyond their mere influence or social media posts, many kindhearted celebrities have put their money where their mouth is and donated impressive sums of money to those who aren’t so fortunate. Of course, their fame and influence are also huge boosts in raising awareness for the causes that matter.
One of the latest celebs to go the giving way? Taylor Swift, who has long been known for her charitable ways. She just donated over US$30,000 to cover the tuition fees of Vitória Mário, a Portuguese immigrant who has been living in the UK for four years and hopes to become a mathematician. Mário comes from a low-income family, lost her father, and is separated from her mother, who lives in Portugal.
"Vitoria, I came across your story online and am so inspired by your drive and dedication to turning your dreams into reality," Swift shared. "I want to gift you the rest of your goal amount. Good luck with everything you do! Love, Taylor."
Ready for more stories like this one? In this gallery, discover some of the most admirable and generous stars around.
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