Archives for month: October, 2011

Oh Nelly, She Did the Right Thing!

Posted by jg on October 11th, 2011 in Category Charity News, Donations, News from Canada (no responses)

Canadian pop singer Nelly Furtado says she is donating the $1 million she earned to perform for members of former Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi’s family to the Free the Children charity.

Furtado said in February she would donate the money from a 2007 show in Italy for members of Gadhafi’s family.

She made this latest announcement Tuesday at a youth empowerment day organized by Canadian co-founders of Free the Children.

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