Eco-Celebrity Tweets of the Week

June 29, 2012

Celebrities tweet in support of the environmentSometimes celebrities get a bad rap for speaking their minds, and even for just being who they are, instead of what everyone else wants them to be. However, more often than not, celebrities are committed to helping the environment and the people around them. With that in mind we are taking a look at what they are tweeting in relation to their fellow man and the planet. Below, are some select tweets by celebrities who are reaching out to their fans, followers and Mother Earth!




1. Robin Meade

Robin Meade tweets adorable picture of her rescue dogHead news anchor of “Morning Express” on Headline News, Robin Meade tweeted this adorable photo of her rescue pup. She looks so peaceful sleeping!

“Hey that’s my side of the bed! Little Tessa the rescue dog is taking my place apparently while I’m at work.

2. Jared Leto

Jared Leto reaches out about stopping global warming through TwitterActor and lead singer of 30 Seconds to Mars, Jared Leto is a huge supporter of saving the Arctic. He and his band even filmed their recent music video north of the Arctic Circle to educate others about global warming. Here’s one of his many tweets to prove it.

“Let’s make it an even 200k! “’@Greenpeace: 150,000 people joined to ‪#savetharctic‬. Simply amazing! Thank you so much!‘”

3. Rosario Dawson

Rosario Dawson tweets about the ban against plasticActress Rosario Dawson showed how much she cares about the environment through Twitter. She let everyone know she signed a petition, started by a young girl, against plastic bags.

“Signed! You? @ActivistAbby: Please support 12-year-old girl’s ‪#petition‬ Stop ‪#BigPlastic‬ Bullying her! … @carly_m_steyer”

4. Thomas Ian Nicholas

Thomas Ian Nicholas tweets beautiful photo of herb gardenRemember him? Whether you watched him in “Rookie of the Year” or “American Pie” Thomas Ian Nicholas never seems to age, but that’s beside the point. He posted this gorgeous photo of his brother’s garden and it’s truly beautiful.

“#FlashbackTuesday‬ my brother Mike’s herb garden

Be sure to check back weekly for these feel good celebrity tweets and what they have to offer in only 140 characters!

-Allyson Koerner

Photo Credit: Twitter, Robin Meade’s Twitter, Wikimedia Commons/Moses, Flickr/, Thomas Ian Nicholas’s Twitter