Taylor Swift Named Most Charitable Celeb For Supporting Feminist Causes, Education, More

December 30, 2014 3:04 PM

14 0

The 25-year-old pop star landed the top spot on DoSomething.org's Celebs Gone Good list, which highlights public figures who've used their fame to support charitable causes. The advocacy group -- which "makes the world suck less" by supporting numerous grassroots efforts for social change -- noted a donation to New York City schools by Swift, as well as her outspokenness on feminist causes, as reasons for topping the list, which was released on Monday.

As New York Daily News had reported, Swift announced that all proceeds from her single, "Welcome to New York" -- a track off of her new album that climbed to No. 1 on iTunes -- would be given to the public school system during an October appearance on "The View."

Read more

To category page