Stories About Keanu Reeves That Will Touch Your Heart and Warm Your Soul
Keanu Reeves is among those rare celebrities who remind us that money isn’t everything and fame and fortune doesn’t change everyone if they have a good heart. He was not born into stardom but earned it over years of struggling, success, and failures. He has had a tragic past with the deaths of many loved ones and plans not working out. But, that has not stopped him from being the most lovable man in Hollywood. He is a true gentleman and a national treasure.
1A virtual date with John Wick
Yes, you heard it right. Keanu gave people the once in a lifetime chance to win a 15-minute Zoom call virtual date with the man, the myth, the legend. The Internet was taken aback when it was announced that Keanu Reeves would be auctioning a 15-minute zoom call all to raise money for Camp Rainbow Gold. Camp Rainbow gold is an Idaho-based children’s cancer organization.
2What did the bidding start at?
The announcement was made via the Greater Giving Website where the auction is being held. According to them, the building started at $10,000. As of Thursday morning, the bidding had reached $18,000. All the money raised by the auction will be given to Camp Rainbow Gold. The bidding started on June 15th and ended on June 22nd.
3Keanu loves charities
It is a well-known fact that Keanu Reeves is among the most charitable celebrities in Hollywood. He over the years has given time and his money to multiple cancer charities. He never talks about it as cancer has had a very personal impact on his life. He is among those rare celebrities who never talks about his donations.
4His sister had cancer
The reason why Keanu is always donating to cancer hospitals is to honor his sister who battled with leukemia. Keanu supports several cancer charities and causes. He also has his own private cancer foundation, which aids children’s hospitals and provides assistance for cancer research. He is also known to work very closely with the animal rights group PETA.
5Other stars were also there
Keanu wasn’t the only actor trying to raise money for Camp Rainbow Gold. Fifth Harmony member Ally Brooke performed a private concert for the highest bidder and even legendary voice actor Rob Paulsen who is best known for voicing ‘Donatello’ from the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ as well as ‘Pinky and the Brain’ and ‘Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius’ did some of his iconic voices.