We are all devastated at the after-math and destruction of Hurricane Harvey. It’s impossible not to be moved by the plight of the victims, the animals, and anyone in its wake. And celebrities have voiced their support, financially and otherwise, of the efforts to clean up the region and help people get their lives back. Here are some who have stepped up to the plate.
Ellen Degeneres: She has donated $50,000 of her own money to the American Red Cross ($25,000) and the SPCA of Texas ($25,000) and another $1 million dollars via Walmart
Sandra Bullock: $1 million to the American Red Cross
Rachael Ray: $1 million to Animal Rescue Efforts
Beyonce: Amount undisclosed but enough to “help as many as we can”
Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation: $1 million to the United Way Harvey Recovery Fund
Miley Cyrus: $500,000 to relief efforts
The Kardashian sisters and Kris Jenner: $500,000 to the Red Cross and the Salvation Army
Kevin Hart: $50,000
J.J. Watt: He has raised almost $10 million
Demi Lovato: $50,000 to the Houston Food Bank and has begun a Crowd Rise campaign with DNCE, Nick Jonas and Philymack to encourage fans to raise money with them.
Selena Gomez: Undisclosed amount
Dwyane “The Rock” Johnson: $25,000
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez: $25,000 each to the American Red Cross
Chris Brown: $100,000
Lady Antebellum: Donating the proceeds from their Dallas concert’s merchandise sales to Hurricane Harvey relief
DJ Khaled: $25,000
Nicki Minaj: $25,000
Cher: Undisclosed amount donated to animal rescue groups
Keep on giving, Hollywood! If you can donate financially, please do. Any amount $1, $2, $10, or more, counts. If not, please share the donation organization list below. The residents of Texas need us.