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Bono at a red carpet event wearing rose tinted sunglasses and a suit

Bono to Receive the 2021 Fulbright Prize for His Efforts to Help End Extreme Poverty & Disease

U2 lead singer, Bono, has been announced as the recipient of the 2021 Fulbright Prize for International Understanding – and yes, this is kind of a big deal! The prestigious award which has been previously won by the likes of Nelson Mandela and Bill and Melinda Gates, will honour the superstar for his “commitment to seek…

U2 have made a generous donation to help buy urgent protective personal equipment for hospital workers in Ireland. (Photo: Featureflash Photo Agency/Shutterstock.com)

U2 Donate €10 Million to Help Buy Protective Gear for Hospital Workers

Irish superstars U2 are the latest celebrities to step up to support frontline workers during the coronavirus pandemic. Bono and his band mates, Adam Clayton, the Edge and Larry Mullen Jr have donated €10 million to help buy masks, gloves and other protective personal equipment for health workers across Ireland. That’s about US $10.9 million…