gracemeow: Audrey Hepburn spent many years in Africa helping the helpless. Yet all the pictures on Tumblr show her as a fashion icon. Fashion passes in a wink, compassion lasts forever. love this TPP: Being a starving child in WWII herself, Audrey volunteered extensively with UNICEF to help others. Yes, she is an icon for her style but also for her compassion and humanitarian work.