The Real Madrid star has a long list of donations to a number of fantastic causes, from paying for the brain surgery of a 10-year-old fan in 2010 and another nine-year-old’s cancer treatment two years later, to giving a reported £5m to help the aid effort in Nepal following the devastating earthquake in 2015.
Cristiano Ronaldo has donated one of his Ballon D'ors to charity which has raised €600,000 at a charity auction!Class Gesture ? pic.twitter.com/HLvJG1oTVY — AccaTracker App (@AccaTrackerTM) October 4, 2017
He was voted the most charitable athlete in the world in 2015 and is continuing his goodwill after raising £600,000 by selling one of his cherished Ballon d’Or trophies, reports The Independent.
Cristiano Ronaldo has raised a huge €600,000 at a Make-A-Wish charity auction by donating his 2013 Ballon d'Or award ?? pic.twitter.com/6Pxxl1haqh— boohooMAN (@boohooMAN) October 4, 2017