For those of you who don’t know, Charlize Theron was named a United Nations Messenger of Peace back in 2008 for her activism through her own nonprofit, The Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project. The organization was created with the goal to support African youth in the fight against HIV/AIDS.
The South African beauty was on hand at the at the 2015 Social Good Summit showing her support. Here’s more about the event from the official press release earlier this year:
The sixth annual Social Good Summit, a unique convening of world leaders, new media and technology experts, grassroots activists and voices from around the world, today announced that its marquee event coinciding with United Nations Week, will take place on September 27 and 28 at 92nd Street Y in New York with a week of related activities around the globe including meet-ups hosted locally by members of the social good community, and signature events supported by Social Good Summit partners. [Read more]