Film star Jackie Chan has donated RMB10million to help those in need following the earthquake in Sichuan province. Other celebrities have also dipped into their wallets. From CriEnglish:
“Jackie Chan also sent his consolation to the quake victims and encouraged them to hold on as “people all over the country are with you,” the star said.
The One Foundation initiated by kungfu star Jet Li has made a donation of one million yuan and volunteers as well as medical experts under the organization have also headed for Sichuan.
Basketball star Yao Ming, who is currently in the United States for his injury treatment, donated 500,000 yuan upon hearing the news.”
Meanwhile, Supergirl Li YuChun (李宇春) yesterday joined a group of other singers and Chinese celebrities in donating blood in Beijing, singing a song, and sending her best wishes to the people affected in Sichuan. If you would like to donate blood please read this post for more information, obviously all donations are welcome and needed.