Drew Barrymore's Big Gift
Drew Barrymore was in the giving spirit on Monday, as the former ET star announced on the Oprah Winfrey Show that she is donating $1 million to the World Food Programme to help starving children in Africa.
"I have seen with my own eyes what a difference a simple cup of nutritious porridge can make in a child's life," Drew said as she held up the big check while standing next to Winfrey.
The 33-year-old actress added, "It helps them learn, stay healthy and sets them on track for a bright future."
Of the World Food Programme's goal with their latest endowment, Executive Director Josette Sheeransaid: "We have a dream ... to feed another 10 million hungry school children in Africa by Thanksgiving Day."
Enjoy the pictures of Drew on vacation in Mexico with her actor boyfriend Justin Long (February 27).