Jennifer Aniston Encourages Fans to Support Matthew Perry Foundation for Giving Tuesday

In recognition of Giving Tuesday — a day for celebrating, championing and partaking in philanthropic efforts and charitable generosity –

– Matthew Perry’s friends and family are sharing messages with his fans, asking for support in carrying on his legacy of helping others.

The Matthew Perry Foundation, which officially launched on Nov. 3, describes itself as the realization of Matthew’s enduring commitment to helping others struggling with the disease of addiction.”

On Tuesday, his Friend’s co-star and close pal Jenifer Aniston took to her Instagram story to encourage fans to support the foundation, in Perry’s memory.

For #GivingTuesday please join me and Matty’s family in supporting his foundation – which is working to help those suffering with addiction,” Aniston wrote. “He would have been grateful for the love.”

On Monday, Perry’s family released a statement to ET, expressing their desire to build the foundation into a force for good among those struggling with addiction and substance abuse.