LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 22: Recording artist Shawn Mendes performs onstage during the 2016 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on May 22, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Shawn Mendes contributed half of the money necessary for a young man’s funeral.

Deijomi Makela-Stewart passed away last week in Mendes’ hometown of Pickering, Ontario. Makela Stewart’s family started a $10,000 GoFundMe page to help pay for funeral expenses.

Shawn’s name appeared on the GoFundMe page with a donation of $5,000.

Fans on social media have applauded Mendes’ generosity.


Have you given to a GoFundMe appeal? Was it anonymous or did you put your name on it?

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