Taylor Swift Tops List of 2013’s Most Charitable Celebrities

Taylor Swift might get ribbed for her goody-two-shoes image, but it’s nice to know that she’s actually doing good where it counts. For the second year in a row, the country-pop crooner had been named the most charitable celebrity by DoSomething.org.

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So what got her on the list? A press release pointed out Swift’s work at last month’s Winter White Gala in London, a benefit for homeless youth, as well as her $100,000 donation to the Nashville Symphony.

Rounding out the top 5: The boys of One Direction, who volunteered in Ghana as a group this year, as well as embarked on their own individual charitable endeavors; Chime for Change and Goodwill activist BeyoncéReach Out Worldwide founder Paul Walker; and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, whose song “Same Love” shed light on gay rights and equality. Check out the full list 20 charitable celebrities below!

1. Taylor Swift
2. One Direction
3. Beyoncé
4. Paul Walker
5. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
6. Sandra Bullock
7. Kerry Washington
8. Ian Somerhalder
9. Ryan Seacrest
10. Carrie Underwood
11. Jennifer Lawrence
12. Alicia Keys
13. Bryan Cranston & Aaron Paul
14. Miley Cyrus
15. Demi Lovato
16. Blake Shelton
17. Mindy Kaling
18. Kevin Durant
19. Kendrick Lamar
20. Justin Bieber

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