Celebrities battle cancer

When "The Simpsons" co-creator Sam Simon learned that he had terminal colon cancer in 2013, he knew right away what he would do with the rest of his life: <a href='http://marquee.blogs.cnn.com/2013/07/29/facing-cancer-simpsons-co-creator-aims-to-give-away-fortune/' target='_blank'>give away his fortune in support of good causes</a>. In November 2014, <a href='http://www.nbcnews.com/feature/maria-shriver/simpsons-sam-simon-gives-away-his-fortune-n245136' target='_blank'>Simon said</a> he's still fighting his health battle and is actively giving back through the Sam Simon Foundation.

When "The Simpsons" co-creator Sam Simon learned that he had terminal colon cancer in 2013, he knew right away what he would do with the rest of his life: give away his fortune in support of good causes. In November 2014, Simon said he's still fighting his health battle and is actively giving back through the Sam Simon Foundation.