There are so many athletes who do charity for a good cause and spend a huge amount of their earning on charity to spread awareness in society. Do you know who is the most charitable athletes in the world? How much they donate to charity? Have you ever thought of finding out the list of list of charitable sports figures? Well, if you have then here is the list top 5 most charitable athletes in the World.
5. Neymar Jr.
This Brazilian football superstar Neymar Jr. has established himself as a big-name forward for FC Barcelona. He already has a history of huge charitable work supporting Waves for Water through his own Neymar Jr. Project Institute, among other projects and causes. Waves for Water is an unofficial organization that raises money to provide needy communities with clean water. He also owns Neymar Jr. Institute Project — an educational and sports complex in Praia Grande. And He also participated in the FIFA’s Ebola Campaign.
4. Yuna Kim
South Korean figure skater Yuna Kim work as a UNICEF Goodwill ambassador and fundraiser. She has been supporting young Korean figure skaters since 2007. She has also been raising funds for patients suffering rare diseases and children in need. She donated more than $1.7 million for charity until now. She also donates her prize money for the sake of earthquake survivors.
3. Serena Williams
This Sportster most successful tennis player in the history but She is also known for her charitable work she does for a good cause of the society. She helped to fund the construction of the Serena Williams Secondary School in Matooni, Kenya. She also started her own foundation named as The Serena Williams Foundation. And she provides university scholarships for underprivileged students in the United States. She was also part of the Equal Justice Initiative. Serena also was UNICEF Goodwill ambassador in 2011.
2. John Cena
WWE superstar and leader of the Cenation John Cena has been most successful in the wrestling industry. Cena is also famous for his charity work. He has been associated with Make-A-Wish Foundation and Cena holds the record for granting nearly 500 wishes with Make-A-Wish. He is also supported Susan G. Komen to raise funds and awareness for breast cancer. Through Cena’s sheer dedication, WWE has raised more than $1.5 million since partnering with Susan G. Komen in 2012. And recently he also wore pink color wrestling gear to support cancer patients. Wrestling star John Cena just behind the world’s most popular footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo.
1. Cristiano Ronaldo
The “Bad Boy” of the football and Spanish football Megastar has been absolutely dominating on the football field but he raised money for various causes including donating more than $83,000 to a 10-year-old fan in need of brain surgery and giving more than $165,000 to fund a cancer center in Portugal. He has supported many numbers of charities throughout his career, including Unicef, World Vision, and Save the Children and After an earthquake in Nepal Ronaldo donated £5million for their help. He spends his most of the earning for the good cause. Cristiano Ronaldo is world’s most charitable athlete and footballer.