He may not have his own foundation,but he’s upfront when lending financial help to the needy.He has even given upto 1000 euros for the beggars and paid rent for the homeless during Christmas.He once got to school of a child who suffered bullying and accompanied along with his mother to talk to the director and the other children to leave him to bother.
Drogba founded ‘The Didier Drogba Foundation’ in 2007 which provides fund to people in Africa.Not only that,it also provides health and educational materials to the people,especially to the children.His other notable works include building a hospital in Abidjan or paying for the treatment of Yao, a child with leukemia who had to be transferred to Geneva to be cared for.He has also been involved in many projects related to the construction of orphanages.
The English footballer is one of the principal founders of the campaign “Malaria no more” (no more malaria), a disease that is the leading cause of death in children under five in Africa.He is also the global ambassador of UNICEF.He is involved in the rescue of people who have no property due to natural disasters.
4. Lionel Messi
An excellent player on the pitch,he’s an excellent person off the pitch.Given that he earns the highest salary among football players,messi is a vital donor to charities to help the childrens fulfill their dreams.His foundation was born in 2007 and it has supported different projects such as: The Refurbishment of the Deliot Sports Center in Rosario. He is also involved in the fight against the Chagas disease, a disease very present in Argentina among many other projects.
Cristiano is one of the top donor to different charities in Portugal, Spain and Syria.He makes regular donation to charities that help in to combat hunger,illness and unemployment.He has helped charities rescue childrens stranded in Lebanon,Haiti and others.