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Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie Among Website’s Most Charitable Stars

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0  Updated at 3:03 am, October 19th, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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Eric Charbonneau/WireImage(NEW YORK) — Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are stars both in front of and away from the camera.

The engaged couple is among the most charitable celebrities in the world, according to LookToTheStars.org.  The website, which tracks celebrity charity news, compiled its list by examining the number of non-profit organizations and charity events each star supports.

The site notes that Pitt supports 39 charities and foundations, and Jolie backs 27.

The highest-ranking celebrity on the site is musician Annie Lennox, who supports 36 charities and has been involved in more than 200 non-profit events over the past six years.

Another musician, Elton John, ranks second, followed by former President Bill Clinton, U2 frontman Bono, Pitt, George Clooney and Jolie.

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