09/03/2010 12:25 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Soap Star Kim Zimmer Puts The Spotlight On Darfur

Cause Celeb highlights a celebrity's work on behalf of a specific cause. This week, Kim Zimmer, Daytime Emmy Award winner and star of "One Life to Live" and "Guiding Light," speaks about her work to awaken public consciousness to the atrocities in Darfur, and raising funds for the Darfur Rehabilitation Project. Founded by Darfurian refugees, the DRP is dedicated to raising international attention to the conflict in the troubled region in western Sudan, and fostering reconciliation across ethnic lines.

Read more on NBC News