Yep, he’s a hard-core player. But he’s got a soft heart. A longtime UNICEF supporter, Beckham’s been a Goodwill Ambassador since 2005 and his work with the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children earned him a spot in that organization’s Hall of Fame. He’s a founding member of Malaria No More, a supporter of Help for Heroes, aimed at helping injured service personnel returning from Iraq and Afghanistan, and he’s lent his support to Unite for Children/Unite Against AIDS, and the Elton John AIDS Foundation. His own charity, the Victoria and David Beckham Charitable Trust, focuses on homelessness, poverty, education, and healthy living.
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