Bat­man actor Chris­t­ian Bale begins con­struc­tion on 12 fos­ter homes for chil­dren

Batman actor Christian Bale begins construction on 12 foster homes for children

A pas­sion project of actor Chris­t­ian Bale has begun con­struc­tion, which will build 12 new fos­ter homes aim­ing to keep sib­lings togeth­er.
The actor, per­haps best known for play­ing Bat­man in The Dark Knight tril­o­gy, was in atten­dance for the ground­break­ing cer­e­mo­ny in Ante­lope Val­ley, which is locat­ed less than 100 miles from Los Ange­les. In addi­tion to these 12 fos­ter homes, two stu­dio apart­ments and a 7,000-square-foot com­mu­ni­ty cen­ter will also be con­struct­ed, with con­struc­tion set to be fin­ished some­time next year.
“With our Togeth­er Cal­i­for­nia mod­el, [the vil­lage] is some­thing absolute­ly new, total­ly trans­for­ma­tive and some­thing com­plete­ly need­ed,” Bale said. “Imag­ine the absolute pain and the trau­ma of los­ing your …