Whoopi Goldberg Estates and Homes ( 3 )
Wooster Street house
Whoopi Goldberg purchased the property in the year 2006, which she sold for approximately $3.99 million in 2009.
Location: The house is located in the heart of Soho, Wooster Street, New York.
Accommodation: The 3600 square foot Soho Loft, located between Prince and Spring Streets, is a two bedroom co-op and has 2.5 bathrooms. The house is not very glamorous, but has everything that makes it a comfortable space. High ceilings, exposed bricks and massive windows in mahogany give it a charm of its own, which is definitely pleasant.
Features: The house comes smothered in historic elements that make it a cut above the rest when compared to contemporary spaces. Customized details run all across the loft, which includes custom doors, vintage ceiling fans, eye catching wall mountings and beautiful light fixtures. The private master suite is all about luxury, while separate guest quarters provide all the comfort to visitors. A bar area and entertainment section makes sure that fun times are not far away, but right inside the well detailed loft.
The Oscar winning actress is selling her Vermont Ranch for $2.3 million, which she initially listed at $3.5 million when it went up on sale in 2009. She bought it in the year 2004.
Location: This really expansive property is located in Marlboro, Vermont.
Accommodation: Vermont is a good place to own a home and Goldberg has been one lucky human to savor how it feels like living in amid a 745 acre sprawling farm. Located in the green and rural Green mountains, the dream like property is a great sight with rolling hills, blue skies and fresh air all around. It has been set around a rural theme, with exposed wood beams and hardwood flooring. The living room is very spacious, with plenty of comfy furniture making the space all the more lovable. With 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, it definitely does justice to the space at hand.
Features: The house retains a few historic elements, like a two sided traditional fireplace with a beehive oven, making it special in its own way. The two story bunk house with a fully fledged kitchen also has barns and a stable. The natural and pristine beauty of the space unfurls picturesque views, which make it a perfect vacation spot to unwind and soothe tensed nerves.
West Orange home
Sister Act actress Whoopi Goldberg loves to move into new places and her New Jersey home, which she purchased for $2.8 million in 2009.
Location: The stately home is located in West Orange, New Jersey, USA.
Accommodation: Spread over an area of 9,486 square feet, the colonial mansion is truly grand. Located in America’s first gated property, Llewellyn Park, the space boasts of 8 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms (6 full and 2 half). The magnificent estate is a quiet property, with privacy and proximity of the city.
Features: The stupendous colonial house has a total of 23 rooms, which includes a splendid entrance hall, an eat-in kitchen, a banquet hall sized dining area, a gym, a sun room, a sitting room, a media room and a billiard room. The exteriors are quite impressive with lush lawns, beautiful gardens and an outdoor pool, where the talented actress can stroll whenever she feels like or take a dip when feeling warm. The posh place has a wine cellar in the basement and also a greenhouse. The estate is truly magnificent and larger than life as it also has a carriage house as well as a servant’s house to add to the already inexhaustible list of rooms.
Whoopi Goldberg Autos and Cars ( 1 )
Comedienne Whoopi owns a black color Volkswagen Beetle, which she is often seen driving along the streets of her home. Featuring an eye-catching styling, and offering a good balance of luxury and agility, the Volkswagen Beetle is a true masterpiece from the auto giant. The 2.5-liter five-cylinder engine is not a rocket one, yet it provides 170 hp and 177 pound-feet of torque. The car's personality can be lively or laggardly, depending on the mode chosen for the six-speed automatic transmission. Its handsome cabin has nicely designed front seats providing firm and well-shaped support. At the track, the car recorded a time span of 9.0 seconds in caching up to 60 mph from a standstill.
Whoopi Goldberg Cause ( 4 )
Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation
GLAAD or Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, an American group, has long been promoting the image of LGBT people. The group has been trying hard to eliminate discrimination against this section of the society and makes an effort to get them an identity of their own despite their sexual orientation. Supporting the gay and lesbian community openly is this comedienne, who was also facilitated with the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation Vanguard Award for her continuous support. She is visibly making an effort to make sure these people get a fair as well as accurate representation in the society and not be looked down upon like dirt or criminals. She is a forthright advocate of gay rights in real sense.
They say, “Laughter is the best medicine,” and it helps people kill stress and lighten up a bit. Comic Relief has pledged to not only bring a temporary but lasting change in the lives of poor people and those disadvantaged. The fund-raising charity gives proper support to homeless and needy people. American comedian, Whoopi Goldberg, has used her celebrity image for many great causes which are supported by this charity that raises awareness by educating and informing people. The funds collected through different fun and innovative events help promote a social change.
Human Rights Campaign
Whoopi supports the America’s principal civil rights organization, Human Rights Campaign, which is entirely committed to attain bisexual, gay, lesbian, and transgender equality. By motivating and engaging all Americans, the campaign strives to end the discrimination which is commonly prevalent in the society against GLBT citizens to realize a nation that practices fundamental fairness and impartiality for all. The campaign runs various programs teaching about bisexual, gay, lesbian, and transgender people, that they are not different in any terms, but a vital part of the society.
Peace Over Violence
The famous Comedienne supports the cause Peace Over Violence, which was formerly the Los Angeles Commission on Assaults Against Women. The agency works to build vigorous relationships, and families and communities which are totally free from sexual, internal and interpersonal violence. Since 1971, the noble cause has been a blessed reason for the reunion of many families in Los Angeles. The agency is a forerunner in providing crisis interpolation and prevention education, and also a national leader in the area of encouragement and for disability and victim services. It provides an individual the necessary self-respect, admiration for others, and effective violence prevention techniques, so that the person can become a respected being not only for himself but for others as well.
Whoopi Goldberg Pets ( 1 )
A gray kitten got lucky after being tossed over a Verrazano Narrows bridge as it landed directly in the life of none other than the fine actress Whoopi Goldberg. The Russian blue cat after surviving the ordeal was adopted by her, who owns one more cat named Olive. This kind act clearly shows the lady’s affection for animals and her thoughts against cruelty.
Whoopi Goldberg Collectibles ( 1 )
The comedienne, Whoopi Goldberg is a serious collector of multiple tastes. While her craze for dolls, fine art and rare books is not something unique, her hobby of collecting Bakelite jewelry is definitely not something you will come across that easily. In the two decades from 1920s to the 1940s, Bakelite jewelry, made from non-flammable and revolutionary plastic, was a rage. Though born in the 1955, Whoopi seems to have inherited the taste of the previous decade and she often sports Bakelite bangles anywhere she goes. The collection is no cheap-plastic deal for each authentic Bakelite bangle could cost up to $100.