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Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie donates $340,000 to Somalia aid group

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Hollywood long-time dating couple, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have donated from their pockets once again to give their helping hand for the worlds most needy. Jolie and Pitt have donated $340,000 towards the Somali aid group to help it to expand its health services to the displaced mothers and children in Somalia’s war-ravaged capital.

Somalia aid group head has confirmed about the donation. However, Jolie has an active participation in helping of those who are in need, she is also a well known for promoting humanitarian causes as a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. Africa nation has been struggling famine severely since 60 years and also as per the United Nations more than 750,000 people are at risk of starving to death in the next few months.

Besides, United States has stated that the drought and famine have so far killed more than 29,000 children under the age of five in south part of Somalia. The Humanitarian Initiative Just Relief Aid’s Mohamed Dahir has said that the contribution from Jolie-Pitt foundation has helped the need and it will assists his group to expand its lifesaving health services that helps around 300 women and children each day in Mogadishu’s Badbaado camp for the displace people.

Already, Angelina Jolie works tirelessly as a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and last week she was spotted presenting an award at their headquarters. As per the recent reports, the Hollywood actress also involved further by becoming a special representative. In this new position, Brad Pitt’s long-time girlfriend would work with governments to find a solution to refugee issues.

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