Jennifer Lawrence was born in Louisville, Kentucky, on August 15, 1990. She got her big break at 14, when she was discovered while vacationing in New York City with her family. She quickly landed a part in the TV series The Bill Engvall Show, followed by roles in films that included The Burning Plain, Winter’s Bone,X-Men: First Class and The Hunger Games. She later reprised her Katniss Everdeen role in Catching Fire and the two-part Mockingjay. Lawrence won an Academy Award in 2013 for her work in Silver Linings Playbook.
This week Jennifer Lawrence is our SHEro because she donated $2 million to help build a new heart center at Kosair Children’s Hospital.
Hi. I’m Jennifer Lawrence. I’m proud to announce that we will be establishing the Jennifer Lawrence Foundation Cardiac Intensive Care Unit at Kosair Children’s Hospital,” Lawrence said.
More money donated, more research, and more lives saved.This week we were truly inspired by Jennifer Lawrence!