19 Charitable Female Celebrities [PHOTOS]

Celebrities make headlines daily for what they were wearing, saying, who they’re dating and such. What they don’t necessarily make headlines for are their involvement in charitable organizations.

Celebrities often lend their name and image to different causes. One common thread with many of these celebrities is that many are involved with charities geared towards helping children.

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Causes range from helping Dolphins (Hayden Panettiere), animal rights (Kristen Bell), cancer (Vanessa Hudgens) and Alzheimer’s (Miranda Cogrove) just to name a few.

If you’re looking to get involved in a charitable organization, here’s a long list for you to choose from. Launch the gallery to find out which charities these famous celebrities lend their hand to.