Kris Allen Helps Out in Haiti

With his recent trip to earthquake-ravaged Haiti, the American Idol winner joins the ranks of other celebs – Angelina Jolie, Sean Penn – who've lent a helping hand


Wearing a hopeful grin, the Idol star distributes supplementary high-energy biscuits to women and their young children. Allen tells PEOPLE he was "willing to do whatever," during his time there, "whether it be feeding people, building something or playing with kids."