Longtime New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees donated one of the largest sums of any athlete — a full $5 million — to the coronavirus relief.
What athlete has donated the most money to charity?
The most charitable athlete in the world is Cristiano Ronaldo.
- Cristiano Ronaldo (Football)
- John Cena (Professional wrestling)
- Serena Williams (Tennis)
- Yuna Kim (Figure skating)
- Neymar Jr. ( Football)
- LeBron James (Basketball)
- Heather O’Reilly (Football)
- Maria Sharapova (Tennis)
How much money have NFL players donate to charity?
The National Football League announced today that in collaboration with the National Football League Players Association, clubs, owners and players, more than $35 million has been donated to date, including $3.4 million from the NFL Foundation as part of the COVID-19 relief efforts.
How much does Tom Brady give to charity?
Among the donors: two Patriots. Tom Brady ($100,000) and Bill Belichick ($50,000).
Does Jeff Bezos donate money?
Jeff Bezos topped the list by donating $10 billion to launch the Bezos Earth Fund. Bezos, who last week announced he was stepping down as Amazon CEO to devote more time to philanthropy and other projects, also contributed $100 million to Feeding America, the organization that supplies more than 200 food banks.
Who is the most generous billionaire?
Lifetime Giving: $29.8 billion
Warren Buffett has been contributing $2 billion to $3 billion of Berkshire Hathaway stock a year to the foundation since 2006. For these calculations, Forbes divvies up the grantmaking since 2007 by the Gates Foundation between the Gates couple and Buffett.
How much has Serena Williams donated?
In July 2017, Williams and her sister, Venus, pledged to donate $1 million toward the American Tennis Association’s Tennis and Education Complex, a 26-court complex and museum that would be built at Miramar Regional Park in Florida.
Does Tom Brady do any charitable work?
The arrangement between Brady and Best Buddies has led to massive amounts of charitable money that might not otherwise have been raised. Best Buddies credits Brady with helping to raise $46.5 million since 2001, during which time Brady has acted as a volunteer.