(Meredith) -- Actress Angelina Jolie donated $200,000 to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.
The donation comes after nationwide protests following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
Jolie joins a list of celebrities who are donating to organizations that help fight racial inequality and seek social justice.
Jolie is no stranger to activism. She also serves for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and has been working to uphold the rights of refugees.
“Rights don’t belong to any one group to give to another. Discrimination and impunity cannot be tolerated, explained away or justified,” Jolie said. “I hope we can come together as Americans to address the deep structural wrongs in our society.”
Jolie has also committed to helping those facing food scarcity with a donation to No Kid Hungry. She has also urged Congress to increase access to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.