Latino Stars Who Have a Heart

Rosario Dawson


In addition to a stellar acting career on stage, in television, and in movies, Rosario Dawson has been involved with numerous charities throughout her career. She has taken part in the “Stay Close” campaign, encouraging loved ones to stay in contact with LGBT friends and family; She’s shown support for, a platform for youth activism and fundraising; Human Rights Watch; and Peace Over Violence, working to eliminate violence against women and children. Her biggest cause may be Voto Latino, which she helped co-found. The non-profit is dedicated to increasing political engagement in the Latino community, in particular among Latino youth.