Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio is an American actor and film producer. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards and nine Golden Globe Awards. He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in The Aviator (2004). Since the 2000s, DiCaprio has been nominated for awards for Catch Me If You Can (2002), Gangs of New York (2002), Blood Diamond (2006), The Departed (2006), Revolutionary Road (2008), Django Unchained (2012) and The Great Gatsby (2013).

A committed environmentalist, DiCaprio has received praise from environmental groups for his activism. Leonardo founded the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation. DiCaprio has made several films to educate the public about environmental issues, including 11th Hour. He also serves as the Honorary Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Pacific Palisades-based Reef Check Foundation. He joined Al Gore at the 2007 Oscar ceremony to announce that the Oscars had incorporated environmentally intelligent practices throughout their planning and production processes.

Nonprofits supported by Leonardo DiCaprio

Feeding America

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Chicago, IL
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I donate every year at Christmas to a charitable organization. Last year I chose Feeding America. Since then, I have been flooded with junk mail from every ... more »

SOS Children's Villages - USA, Inc.

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Washington, DC
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A friend from Sri Lanka told me about SOS Children's Villages. I'd wanted to make some kind of contribution to the world's needy children and this organization ... more »
New York, NY
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Ask them how many states they have approved on drilling in? Ask them what their stance is? Ask them if they try to ban drilling or if they only pass road use, land... more »

GLOBAL GREEN USA

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Santa Monica, CA
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I had an intern with Global Green when I was in college. And I actually took a course taught by the staff of Global Green. From these experiences, I can tell that ... more »

WildAid, Inc

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San Francisco, CA
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i think every organization has its place, most do great work, but a donor needs to look beyond the obvious. It is clear by most all accounts, that the trade of ... more »

Onyx & Breezy Foundation TR

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Tuxedo Park, NY
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The Onyx and Breezy foundation help with a donation to save my kitten Storm, who needed an amputation. I could not afford the additional costs and only other ... more »