The greatest black philanthropist in American history, Oprah Winfrey(Net Worth $2.7 billion) has pledged $10,000,000 for various charities. One of them belongs to Once Upon a Time in Hollywood‘s Leonardo DiCaprio. His Coronavirus Relief Fund, America’s Food Fund will receive over $1 million by the CEO of OWN.
Oprah Winfrey Donates more than $10 Million for Coronavirus NGOs
North America’s first black multi-billionaire(Net Worth $2.7 billion) has jumped in to help those in need amid the COVID-19 chaos. According to reports, Oprah Winfrey will be donating $1 million to Leonardo DiCaprio charity, America’s Food Fund. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood star’s relief fund aims to support low-income families affected by the lockdown. The Wolf of Wall Street announced his plans on Twitter.
In the face of this crisis, organizations like World Central Kitchen & Feeding America have inspired us all with their unwavering commitment to feed the most vulnerable people in need. Today, we launched #AmericasFoodFund to support Feeding America and World Central Kitchen‘s efforts.
Oprah Winfrey called Leonardo DiCaprio’s charity a credible one, in a statement and said she feels safe donating a million dollars to his COVID-19 relief fund.
I know not everybody can donate a million dollars, but I feel like this is the central place to donate to, if you really want to do something. I know I can trust my money in his hands.
Leonardo DiCaprio has raised over $12 million after Oprah Winfrey’s donation. The Great Gatsby star also appreciated the efforts to eradicate the scarcity of food during the coronavirus lockdown.
I thank them for their tireless work on the frontlines, they deserve all of our support.
Oprah’s 10 million dollar donation is not limited to just one cause or NGO. It’s going to help many NGOs. Boys and Girls of Mississippi is one of the many charities Oprah Winfrey is going to donate to.
It’s great to see a multi-billionaire(net worth $2.7 billion) like her coming in support of the needy but a lot more still needs to be done. More is less at the moment. Dankanator will keep you updated on the crisis.