Selena Gomez is most definitely paying it forward!

The actress just returned from a trip to Nepal, where the traveled to raise awareness for children in need, on behalf of UNICEF.

In a video clip the 21-year-old seemed happy playing and dancing with the children of the Satbariya Rapti Secondary School, and affectionately giving them hugs and letting them sit on her lap.

“This visit to Nepal was extraordinarily powerful - at times, devastating and heartbreaking, but also incredibly inspiring.” she said.