Celebrities get hit up for charity. A lot. How does one decide when and where to help out? My guess is that it's a random grab into a stash of emails and going with it, unless the story hits home with the person being asked for their time. Macklemore posted a message on his website to talk about his recent visit to a luekemia patient. The story gained traction after a friend of the patient posted the picture to Reddit.  Check out his thoughts, and let us know yours.

From macklemore.com

We get a lot of emails from people.  Whether it’s benefit shows or individual requests, there’s a ton of people that reach out.  Most of the emails that we receive are from people or causes that we would love to volunteer our time and get involved with, but unfortunately our schedule is so crazy this year we barely have a spare hour to spend.  But yesterday when my girl told me about Sam’s story and that we would have some free time on Thursday, it was a no-brainer to visit him in the hospital.

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