6 Non-Latino Celebs Who Have Helped Out In Latin America

Earlier this year, pop star Justin Bieber made headlines after he posted about his "humbling" experience with charity Pencils for Promise in a poor, rural Guatemalan village. "Today was 1 of the most powerful and humbling days of my life. Thank u Guatemala & Pencils of Promise," the "Recovery" singer tweeted, "Today I saw real happiness. So powerful."

Bieber isn't the first non-Latino to travel to Latin America for charity work. These 6 celebrities– from Angelina Jolie to Robert Duvall–have all lent their fame, their voices, and their funds to the people of Latin America: 

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Cristina Arreola, Associate Editor

Originally from El Paso, Texas, Cristina Mari Arreola earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to New YorkNew York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or frantically reading a novel from her (extremely lengthy) reading list. . You can follow her on Twitter at @c_arreola

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