While celebrities are often portrayed as pampered princes and divas, here are five acts of generosity carried out by celebrities you would never have expected!
5. Elvis and His Addiction to Gifting Cadillac’s
On one occasion Elvis spent over $100,000 in a showroom buying 13 of the luxury cars to give to his staff… including one for the salesman who sold him the cars!
4. Nate Diaz Refunds a Fan’s Losing Bet
At UFC 244, Nate Diaz lost to Jorge Masvidal. Diaz heard that a fan had lost all his rent money betting on him to win. He quickly reimbursed the fan, showing why he has such a cult following amongst fight fans.
3. LeBron James Suits Out the Team
During the 2018 NBA playoffs, LeBron James made sure the Cavs were looking on point during the walk-through by suiting the whole team out in Thom Browne’s highwater silhouette clothing.
2. David Beckham donated PSG Salary
In 2013, Beckham left England to play for Paris St Germain, and, in a staggering at of generosity, he donated the entire salary he would receive during his five-month contract to charity.
1. LeBron James and the ‘I Promise’ School
In a truly remarkable show of financial generosity, LeBron James opened a public elementary school called the ‘I Promise’ School which is aimed at at-risk children.