Angelina Jolie donates $ 1 million to fight child hunger amid COVID-19

Lawrence Kim
March 27, 2020

In August, footage surfaced online of Jolie, 44, dropping off her son at Yonsei University, where he was majoring in biochemistry. However, Angelina Jolie had been reunited with Maddox Jolie-Pitt in one of the premiers of her film, Maleficent: Mistress Of Evil.

The "Maleficent: Mistress of Evil" star now funds 10 schools in Cambodia through the the Maddox Jolie Pitt Foundation, set up in the name of her oldest son who she adopted in the Asian country.

As writes the edition People waiting for the resumption of classes, Maddox hard tightens your knowledge of the Korean language, and also teaches Russian language.

Maddox is back with his mom in Los Angeles as well as his five younger siblings Pax, 16, Zahara, 15, Shiloh, 13, and twins Knox and Vivienne, 11. According to media sources, Maddox has returned home for the first time to Angelina Jolie ever since he joined the university.

This week Angelina stepped up to do more than her part to help feed underprivileged children whose access to school lunches was cut off by school closures amid the coronavirus pandemic. The organisation is aiming to provide food to the children amidst coronavirus who were relying on their schools for meals. She also funds the Angelina Jolie school for girls in Kenya and two other schools for girls in Afghanistan.

"Many children depend on the care and nutrition they receive during school hours, including almost 22 million children in the United States who depend on food support", his statement continued.

Jolie is not the only celebrity to throw her support behind No Kid Hungry as Jennifer Garner and Amy Adams started a fundraiser for them last week.

Jolie also made a donation to the UN Refugee Agency and sent support to the schools she funds in Afghanistan, Cambodia, Kenya and Namibia to help insure they can continue teaching and learning through the pandemic.

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