Hurricane Harvey: Disney & KTRK-TV Houston Commit $1M For Relief Efforts; Set 'Day Of Giving'
02 September, 2017, 00:40
The Texas Tenors said they would donate all of the sales from their new single, "Rise", to the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. United Way Worldwide is the largest privately funded nonprofit that is working to support those affected by the strongest hurricane that has hit the USA mainland since 12 years.
DiCaprio follows in the footsteps of other stars who have made sizeable donations to the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, including Sandra Bullock, who donated £773,000 to the Red Cross.
"Flooding has forced thousands in Texas & Louisiana from their homes". United Way Worldwide will give all of the proceeds to the Harvey Recovery Fund.
"We are incredibly grateful for the generosity of Leonardo DiCaprio and his foundation", he said.
Gallagher added that responding to the victims of Hurricane Harvey requires the best efforts, and the program will provide all the help needed for the improvement of lives along the Gulf Coast.
The non-profit foundation United Way reassured the public that all donations to its newly created fund are going to reach the points that Hurricane Harvey impacted.
Houston-born and raised singer Solange Knowles, the younger sister of Beyoncé, has announced she will be performing a benefit show in Boston on September 28, with all proceeds earmarked for Harvey relief.
The star announced Tuesday that she will be donating $1 million to the American Red Cross. "There are no politics in eight feet of water".
The Walt Disney Company has donated $US1million to Red Cross, and Facebook said it would match donations made on its platform up to $US1 million.
Evacuees arrived by city buses and dump trucks. "We are trying to help any way we can", Dallas Council member Lee Kleinman said. She and a group of 15 others spent the night in their cars. "It was just relentless and all through the next day", Garb said.
The NWS added shades of lilac and purple to show 15-20 inches, 20-30 inches, and greater than 30 inches of rain. Although the record has already been broken, the area is still experiencing more rainfall.
The following month, the Sony smart speaker will be available in Germany, France and the United Kingdom priced at €230 or £200. The company says its speaker will offer a full-range vocal and treble notes, something music aficionados will appreciate.
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