10 Celebrities Who Do Volunteer Work In Africa

Written by Mark Rausch

Outside of Africa’s unparalleled tourist destinations and cushy safari trips, are some of the most destitute and impoverished settings imaginable. Many nonprofits and foundations have been established over the years, and thousands of brave, charitable souls travel to Africa to lend helping hands, including some of your favorite celebrities. Here are 10 superstars — Hollywood icons, politicians, and singers — who take time out from their glamorous lives, doing volunteer work in Africa to help reduce poverty, conflict, and disease.