Kristen Bell Wants Something Different for Her “Dirty 30″

charity-water-buttonFor her upcoming 30th birthday, actress Kristen Bell (Veronica Mars, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Couples Retreat) is doing something pretty cool.  As a birthday present in her honor, Ms. Bell, who will turn 30 on July 18, 2010, is asking her friends and fans alike for the same gift: to make a donation to MyCharityWater.org.  Her goal is to raise at least $100,000 over the next 3 months for the cause.

The purpose of MyCharityWater is to fund “clean water projects in developing countries”.  100% of the received donations will be used for funding the projects.  If you wish to make a donation, you may either do so anonymously, or you may have your name and the amount of your gift shown on the donations list on Kristen’s main page.  A suggested donation of $30 is listed, but you may donate any amount, as little as $1.  So far, she has raised over $1500 - and she’s only been at it 6 hours.

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