Jake Paul and His Charitable Contributions: Is He a Good Person?

Published 04/17/2021, 7:55 AM EDT
MIAMI, FLORIDA – JANUARY 30: Jake Paul looks on against AnEsonGib during their fight at Meridian at Island Gardens on January 30, 2020 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)


Jake Paul is one of the most talked-about people in the boxing world as of now. ‘The Problem Child’ is a sensation among the youth and is looked upon as a celebrity on the internet. Paul has already achieved a lot in all his roles, including YouTube and Boxing.

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The American is just a two-fight old boxer and has won both of them via impressive first-round knockouts. Fans also know Paul for his stunts and trash-talking due to which a large part of his boxing fan base does not like him.

MIAMI, FLORIDA – JANUARY 30: Jake Paul looks on against AnEsonGib during their fight at Meridian at Island Gardens on January 30, 2020 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

However, there are many reasons to love the American YouTuber. One of the principal reasons to consider him as a good person is his history of charitable contributions.

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How has Jake Paul contributed to charity?

The Problem Child‘ gets a lot of hate on the internet, but he has given various reasons to be loved as well. To start off the American personality is associated with the Make A Wish Foundation. In 2017, in a YouTube video, Paul addressed how he felt great to be a part of a foundation where he could fulfill others’ wishes.

Paul, and his brother Logan, have spent a lot of time with the kids of the foundation and have inspired them. This is what the boxer said:- “Growing up I always heard of “Make-A-Wish” and now I have the honor to be other people’s wish.”

In 2016, the boxer had prepared food for 500 people on Thanksgiving. He also prepared a song with the name “That Ain’t On The News” and said:- “Where was y’all at when I was in the kitchen whippin’ our meals for kids on thanksgiving.”

In the year 2017, ‘The Problem Child’ has saved around 50 people when Hurricane Harvey had hit the city. The boxer had risked his life and saved people from their flooded homes.

‘The Problem Child’ – Is he a good person?

Paul has been subject to a lot of hatred in the past because of his controversial actions and content on YouTube and other social media pages. However, the American boxer should be loved more for all the donations, he has made for the needy.

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MIAMI, FLORIDA – JANUARY 30: Jake Paul looks on after defeating AnEsonGib in a first round knockout during their fight at Meridian at Island Gardens on January 30, 2020 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

‘The Problem Child’ has always found ways to help the needy and be associated with foundations that bridge the gap for him. The boxer is always there for the less fortunate and always takes time out for his fans.

After knowing all this, do you see Paul as a charitable and good person?

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Abhilasha Singh is a UFC author at EssentiallySports. Having completed her post-graduation from The University of Texas in Austin, she combines her keen eye for details and her love for the sport to give readers pristine content on everything UFC. Abhilasha is a hardcore fan of Amanda Nunes, Georges St Pierre, and Stipe Miocic, but Conor McGregor is the one who tops her list.

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