World-class theater performer Lea Salonga
joins the ranks of singer Celine Dion
, actress Susan Sarandon
, and Italian actor Raoul Bova
as Goodwill Ambassadors of the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) at the "United Against Hunger" festivities in Rome, Italy, GMANews.tv reports
. Lea, who was also appointed advocate for the Youth and the United Nations Global Alliance initiative, performed her own version of John Lennon’s “Imagine” at the event.
Lea is just one among many Filipino celebrities striving to help the community by giving back through charity. Find out what causes these celebs are championing by scrolling through the gallery below.