Leonardo DiCaprio’s foundation is handing over $15 million in grants to a number of environmental organisations. The groups include Amazon Watch, Save the Elephants, Tree People and the World Wildlife Fund.
“The destruction of our planet continues at a pace we can no longer afford to ignore,” DiCaprio said in a statement. “We have a responsibility to innovate a future where the habitability of our planet does not come at the expense of those who inhabit it.”
The groups receiving the grants are “working to solve humankind’s greatest challenge,” he said
DiCaprio, 40 is an active environmentalist and created the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation in 1998 to help protect the Planet and endangered species. The foundation supports projects in over 40 Countries.
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