Be A Hero with Marvel Studios Hero Acts

Let me tell you a story.

I am the product of a broken home. While I won’t bore you with the details of my childhood, I will say that I lived with my mother and brothers on the borrowed floor of a family friend’s living room. One particularly horrible day, my mother was stranded on her way to a job interview, with three children and no money to fill up her car. A complete stranger handed my mother $20, and because of that my mother made it to her job interview.

That $20 helped my mother get her life back and be able to support her children.

The point of my story is: heroes do exist and you don’t need a cape to be one. 

You may not have an extra $20 right now to give to a stranger, but you can still help a family and children in need and here is how: Marvel Studios is with working Save the Children to raise $1 million to help children, both in the U.S. and internationally. Today, Doctor Strange star Benedict Cumberbatch became the face of the campaign with the release of this video,

Yes, it is that easy. Put on your favourite cosplay, or superhero shirt, strike a pose, and do some good at the same time. Cosplayers, now is your time to put all those saved up pictures to good use.

Be the hero to a family by uploading a picture. Have fun, and #Getkind