Adam Sandler Asks Followers to Donate to Charity in Cameron Boyce’s Identify


Preserving Cameron Boyce’s reminiscence alive. Adam Sandler requested his Instagram followers to donate to charity in his late costar’s title days after his premature dying.

“Cameron Boyce (@thecameronboyce) labored onerous to assist different individuals via nice charitable organizations like @thirstproject & @launitedway,” the 52-year-old actor wrote alongside a photograph of the late actor on Thursday, July 11, by way of Instagram. “Let’s present our love and respect by persevering with to assist them in his title.”

Sandler tagged Thirst Undertaking, which raises cash for secure ingesting water around the globe, and United Method of Higher LA, which works to finish homelessness and poverty in Los Angeles, in his publish. Boyce labored with each nonprofits earlier than his passing.

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Cameron Boyce and Adam Sandler attend the 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on April 29, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Picture Group LA/Disney Channel by way of Getty Photographs

“We simply needed to take the day out to say THANK YOU to everybody who has been messaging us during the last 24 hours sharing your recollections, sending your condolences, and asking how one can assist assist Cameron’s purpose to finish the water disaster,” a publish on the Thirst Undertaking’s Instagram publish from Monday, July 8, reads. “In the beginning, we’d ask you to hold on Cameron’s legacy by being impressed by his character. Those that knew him finest stated that he all the time stayed true to himself and stood for what he believed in. Be robust in your convictions and communicate up should you really feel one thing is an injustice. He would’ve needed all of us to have the braveness to be a Pioneering Spirit. Thanks a lot to everybody who has donated & given in Cameron’s reminiscence during the last 24 hours.”

Us Weekly beforehand confirmed that Boyce died on the age of 20 on Saturday, July 6. A spokesperson for the Disney star’s household instructed Us on Wednesday, July 10, that Boyce died from a seizure “on account of an ongoing medical situation, and that situation was epilepsy.”

Sandler, for his half, starred alongside Boyce within the 2010 comedy Grown Ups and the movie’s sequel, Grown Ups 2. The Homicide Thriller star spoke out for the primary time on Sunday, July 7.

“Too younger. Too candy. Too humorous. Simply the nicest, most gifted, and most respectable child round,” Sandler wrote. “Cherished that child. Cared a lot about his household. Cared a lot in regards to the world. Thanks, Cameron, for all you gave to us. A lot extra was on the way in which. All our hearts are damaged. Considering of your superb household and sending our deepest condolences.”

Salma Hayek, who performed Boyce’s mom within the comedies, additionally paid tribute to the Descendants star on social media.

“I had the privilege to play Cameron’s mom in #grownups 1 and a pair of and we stayed in contact via the years,” the actress captioned a collection of throwback images. “He was spirited, gifted, variety, beneficiant, humorous and a shining gentle. His pleasure will reside in our hearts without end as he goes on dancing and shining elsewhere. My coronary heart goes to his beautiful household. @thecameronboyce.”

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