Actor George Clooney and his wife, lawyer Amal Clooney, have donated $ 1 million to support several causes in the COVID-19 crisis.
The couple donated for six causes, they as offered $ 300,000 for the National Health Service, Lombardy relief efforts and Lebanese Food Bank.
Amal Clooney, a well-known human rights lawyer, is originally from Lebanon.
The spouses also donated $ 250,000 to Motion Picture and Television Home, led by George Clooney, and to the American Actors Union fund.
The rest went to the Los Angeles Mayor’s Fund, which provides childcare assistance to city health workers in the front line of the epidemic.
Worldwide, since the end of last year, coronavirus detection in China has registered over 1.5 million cases of infection and more than 87,000 deaths. Over 314,000 people were cured.