08/19/2013 AT 06:30 PM EDT
Helping others never looked so exhilarating.
showed off her adventurous and magnanimous spirit in Santa Barbara, Calif., by skydiving for a good cause – Saturday's 3rd annual 18 for 18 Celebrity Skydive and Awareness Campaign for the Somaly Mam Foundation
, which works to prevent human trafficking and empower survivors.
With a big smile on her face, the 90210
actress , 26, appeared thrilled as she safely returned to earth during her tandem-jump.
McCord made an effort to raise awareness via Twitter
: "#18for18 I jump today aaaaaaaaaah! CAN YOU HELP ME? We're doing a Twitter Mob at 10AM PST. Please!!!! All you have to do is tweet."