Shakira Up for a Do Something Award--Vote
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The Do Something awards are around the corner (Aug. 21) so get your votes in now while you still can.
DoSomething.org is a nonprofit a mission to motivate young people to take action in their community and beyond. This year the organization teamed with VH-1 to honor these young achievers. Do Something's CEO is Nancy Lublin, who founded Dress for Success in 1996.
Shakira, one of our favorite Latinas, is up for a Do Something award under the music artist category. Shakira is being recognized for a recent trip to India where she met with girls from impoverished parts of India to educate the young girls on the importance of educating and empowering girls to break the cycle of poverty.
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She is up against the following artists:
Adam Lambert: The American Idol alum supports several charities including Charity: Water, the Donor Project, The Red Cross, the Trevor Project and the It Gets Better Project.