The local government announced that Namibia’s most famous visitors, Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, have donated $300,000 to help other babies born there. In a statement released by the new parents, they said, "We want to contribute to Namibia and the people who have been so gracious to us at this time."
According to Leon Jooste, Namibia’s Deputy Environment and Tourism Minister, the money will be spent improving maternity wards at state hospitals in in Walvis Bay and Swakopmund, where the couple and their brood have been staying. "The couple is thoroughly overjoyed by the event and have expressed their happiness to be able to share this experience in Namibia," the government statement adds.
Brad and Angelina have also promised $15,000 to go to a school and a community center in Swakopmund.
Source: People Magazine
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