♥ Michael Jackson was a true humanitarian. He devoted much of his time and money to a wide range of charities. He loved children and made time while touring around the world, to visit sick children. He even had special rooms/facilities at his home in Neverland, for sick and terminally ill children and their families. He was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records for breaking the world record for the "Most Charities Supported by a Pop Star".
Throughout his lifetime, Michael Jackson supported 39 charity organizations either with monetary donations, sponsorships of their projects or by participating in their silent auctions.
This is a list of the known charities that Michael Jackson individually supported throughout his career:
AIDS Project L.A.
American Cancer Society
Big Brothers of Greater Los Angeles
BMI Foundation, Inc.
Brothman Burn Center
Camp Ronald McDonald
Children's Institute International
Cities and Schools Scholarship Fund
Community Youth Sports & Arts Foundation
Congressional Black Caucus (CBC)
Dreams Come True Charity
Elizabeth Taylor Aids Foundation
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation
Minority Aids Project
National Rainbow Coalition
Rotary Club of Australia
Society of Singers
The Carter Center's Atlanta Project
The Sickle Cell Research Foundation
United Negro College Fund (UNCF)
United Negro College Fund Ladder's of Hope
Volunteers of America
Watts Summer Festival
YMCA - 28th Street/Crenshaw