Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus Among 2012's 'Most Charitable Stars'
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by BWW News Desk
According to People.com, Taylor Swift and Miley Cyrus top DoSomething.org's list of 'Most Charitable Stars' of 2012. Swift, who recently released the top-selling album Red, jumped from 20th place last year to this year's number one spot after donating $4 million to the Country Hall Of Fame Museum. The 23-year-old was also the recipient of the Ripple of Hope award from the Robert F. Kennedy Center.
Cyrus made the list for her work with Saving Spot! Rescue, a non-profit organization which is "dedicated to finding dogs from high-kill shelters a home." Other stars rounding out the top 10 include Channing Tatum, Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Robin Roberts, Pink, LeBron James, Selena Gomez and Ian Somerhalder.
We love teens. They are creative, active, wired...and frustrated that our world is so messed up. DoSomething.org harnesses that awesome energy and unleashes it on causes teens care about. Almost every week, we launch a new national campaign. The call to action is always something that has a real impact and doesn't require money, an adult, or a car. With a goal of 5 million active members by 2015, DoSomething.org is one of the largest organizations in the US for teens and Social change.