Amal and George Clooney donate a million dollars to fight against the coronavirus


When all this has passed, surely we will remember all the solidarity that led to a health crises more important to the story. There have been many famous faces –from Blake Lively to Angelina Jolie going for Kylie Jenner– who have decided to donate funds to help all the institutions that are working to care for the sick and also to support the most vulnerable. The last to join that long list have been Amal and George Clooney.

The marriage formed by the lawyer and the actor and entrepreneur has donated in excess of one million dollars which will go to various organizationsas announced by the news portal Deadline. Two of the institutions that will benefit from these aid are The Motion Picture and Television, of which George Clooney is a member of and that offers help to people from the world of film and the television, with limited resources, and SAG-AFTRA Fund, which provides financial assistance to artists.

The Clooney not only have been agreed by the actors and artists in these moments so delicate. Around $ 300,000 (275.000 euros) will have as destination a food bank Lebanoncountry where it is native to Amal, the Italian region of Lombardy, a country with which Clooney have close ties, since they spend long periods at his home in lake como, and the NHS, the National Service of the United Kingdom, a country in which they reside together with their children, the twins She and Alexander.

With this gesture solidaritythe couple has returned to demonstrate that it does not turn its back to reality, and that whenever they can collaborate with those causes that are considered more necessary.