Some people are born with more privilege than others. Thankfully, some people use that privilege to give back to those in need. And by ‘giving back’, we mean travelling thousands of miles to Africa and help some very poor and photogenic children instead of, you know, just volunteering to help the poor in the towns they actually live in. Brave! Here are four courageous women who spent a ton of money to volunteer in Africa rather than donating their time and resources to the communities in which they reside.