Shakira el dorado world tour foundation which currently provides education and nutrition to over six thousand impoverished children in colombia and is expanding. Born shakira isabel mebarak ripoll on february 2, 1977 (some sources give february 9 as her birthday), in barranquilla on colombia's caribbean coast, shakira is the daughter of a colombian mother and a lebanese father. How to look like shakira shakira is a popular artist who is known for her latin roots that she shows through her singing and dancing while she is praised for her curvy, toned body and wavy, blonde hair, shakira also has a heart for.
The philanthropy 50 america's biggest donors gave $147 billion to nonprofits in 2017, a high mark for the past decade that falls just shy of the $155 billion they donated in 2008 the entire philanthropy 50 report features our analysis of the list and giving trends among megadonors in an age of growing income inequality. In 2014, shakira was honored at the radio disney music awards for her work with this charity aside from being a great singer, performer and mother, shakira served as a coach on the fourth and sixth seasons of the american tv show, the voice. The barefoot foundation is a us non-profit, non-governmental organization created by internationally acclaimed recording artist and humanitarian shakira the organization is devoted to ensuring that every child can exercise his or her basic right to a quality education.
Shakira's cause of choice: early-childhood development and education, particularly in her home nation of colombia, where she launched the foundation pies descalzos (named after an early album. The pies descalzos foundation is a foundation for colombian kids to begin a new life by helping them get an education and better homes she visited the kids often to encourage them not to give up and always help others. Official us store of shakira fans can purchase merchandise including t-shirts, sweatshirts, shorts, hats, tote bags, cds and more.
The latest tweets from inside philanthropy (@insidephilanthr) media site digging every day to get the inside scoop on foundations and major donors los angeles, ca. Shakira mebarak, colombian singer/songwriter, grammy-winning artist, and unicef goodwill ambassador is also a devoted advocate for education, particularly ecd (early childhood development) at age 18 she founded the pies descalzos foundation, which presently has 6 open-door, state of the art schools providing access to quality education for. This is not about charity it's about human investment, said shakira to a room full of early childhood development advocates at the un general assembly as.
Profile of shakira's support for charities including unicef, one campaign, and make-a-wish foundation we have 112 articles about shakira's philanthropy. Shakira is ready to build her seventh school in colombia with major partners by her side on tuesday (march 28), the pies descalzos foundation founder announced that she has teamed up with the fc. Celebrity philanthropy, rock 'n' roll philanthropy, is no longer a novelty, but what shakira and alas were trying was indeed new they were looking to use the power of pop to help the. Philanthropy shop shakira shakira over the course of her career, grammy winner shakira has sold close to sixty million albums her collaborations with such stars.
The leading source of philanthropic news, views, trends and analysis for the middle east, north africa and south asia. Shakira's numerous accomplishments are outstanding, so we've compiled a short list of some of her most notable philanthropic efforts fundacion pies descalzos (barefoot foundation) shakira founded fundacion pies descalzos in 1997. We focus on advancing high performance healthcare philanthropy, serving hospitals, health systems, academic medicine programs, hospices and long-term care.