Heroes in Hard Times 2009

Hollywood's Heroes

Whether it's dishing out food to the homeless or campaigning for children, Hollywood's A-List – Brad, Oprah, Leo, George and more – take time to give back. By Cara Lynn Shultz

BRAD PITT

The actor, who sponsors an environmentally friendly housing project in New Orleans, got his hands dirty in a Patan village near Mumbai, India, as part of the Jimmy Carter Work Project to construct 100 homes for Habitat for Humanity.