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May 9th, 2012 10:20am EDT

Jennifer Connelly

Jennifer Connelly has followed in the footsteps of Hugh Laurie and America Ferrera by signing up as an Artist Ambassador for Save the Children.

The A Beautiful Mind actress, a mother of three, is using her star power to raise awareness of the organization which helps youngsters in need around the world.

Connelly says, "I'm honored to be an Artist Ambassador for Save the Children, working to ensure all children receive an equal start in life. An investment in our children is an investment in our future."

"As a mom, I welcome this opportunity to help other moms around the world achieve the dreams they have for their children."

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