Artist Ambassadors Continued
Jennifer Garner, actor and mother of three, has been an advocate for Save the Children's early education programs. In places like Garner's home state of West Virginia, where generational poverty is a barrier to children's success, early childhood education is fundamental to breaking the cycle of poverty. "Advocating, to me, is one of the most important actions we can undertake," she said. Together, Save the Children and Jennifer Garner are working to ensure that every child in America has access to quality education from cradle to cap and gown.
Learn more about how Jennifer Garner is helping Save the Children.
Artist Ambassador Julianne Moore's leadership of Save the Children's annual Valentine's Day card program has drawn many supporters to help American children in need. Moore has appeared with U.S. Programs Vice President, Mark Shriver in to deliver lessons learned from Save the Children's 2009 Disaster Decade Report, and urged states to take measures that ensure children's safety in emergencies. In Spring 2011, the cosmetics brand retailer, Kiehl's named Moore a philanthropic Global Ambassador, a platform she used to further her work with Save the Children.
Stylist, designer and mother, Rachel Zoe, joins Save the Children to raise awareness, mobilize funds and advocate for our humanitarian response work in the United States and around the globe. "Save the Children has been helping children in need for nearly a hundred years, and I am extremely honored to be involved in their ongoing efforts and their commitment to disaster relief." said Zoe. In her new role, Zoe will raise awareness, mobilize funds and advocate for Save the Children's humanitarian response work in the United States and around the globe.
Learn more about how Rachel Zoe is helping Save the Children.
Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Connelly is joining Save the Children as an Artist Ambassador to advocate for children in need in the United States and around the world. "I'm honored to be an Artist Ambassador for Save the Children, working to ensure all children receive an equal start in life. An investment in our children is an investment in our future," said Jennifer Connelly, actress and mother of three. "As a mom, I welcome this opportunity to help other moms around the world achieve the dreams they have for their children."
Real Madrid football star Cristiano Ronaldo kicked off 2013 as Save the Children's new Global Artist Ambassador. In his new role, Cristiano will fight child hunger and obesity, and promote physical activity and healthy eating. "When I learned that 1 in 7 kids around the world go to bed hungry each night, I jumped at the chance to get involved," said Cristiano Ronaldo.
Learn more about how Cristiano Ronaldo is helping Save the Children.
Lynn Harrell, Helen Nightengale (HEART Ambassadors): Renowned cellist Lynn Harrell and his wife, the violinist Helen Nightengale, bring their love of the arts to their role as Save the Children Artist Ambassadors for Healing and Education through Arts (HEART), an innovative art education and therapy program for children.