Kevin Hart started a Hurricane Harvey Challenge on social media asking his celebrity friends to donate $25,000 to help the victims of the devastating weather that has hit Texas.
Miley Cryus, Chris Brown, Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Matthew McConaughey, Drake, Oprah Winfrey, Ellen, JJ. Watt and Kim Kardashian have all donated or helped to raise awareness and lend their support to the tragedy.
Not only was pop superstar Miley Cyrus moved to tears when talking about the devastation from Hurricane Harvey she was also moved to donate $500,000 to relief efforts in Houston, Texas. Watch her on Ellen TV here:
Matthew McConaughey had a message to America as #Harvey continues to devastate Texas: “Please take a minute today and think about what you can give.” Donate to the @americanredcross by calling 1-855-999-GIVE or text “HARVEY” to 90999 to make a $10 donation. #DayOfGiving#MatthewMcConaughey #GMA #hurricaneharvey #storm #Texas #hurricane #redcross #houston
A LIST OF CHARITIES TO DONATE TO HURRICANE HARVEY VICTIMS
Here are a list of charities you can donate to and their links:
Victims of Hurricane Harvey – Hurricane Harvey has taken a catastrophic toll on our great city while leaving many stranded and in need of assistance. We must come together and collectively help rebuild the aspects of our community members lives that were damaged or lost. Any donation that you can spare, no matter how large or small, is greatly appreciated. We will come out of this stronger than ever. We are Texans.
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Hurricane Harvey’s Children’s Relief Fund. Hurricane Harvey’s punishing rains, fierce winds and raging floods have left a wake of devastation. Vulnerable children and their families have been forced to evacuate their homes, not knowing whether they’ll still be standing when they return. Our emergency responders are working around the clock to provide family-friendly supplies and services to Hurricane Harvey survivors.
Helping Local animals Affected By The Storm – The Houston Humane Society is dedicated to, and working towards, ending cruelty, abuse and the overpopulation of animals while providing the highest quality of life to those in our care.
Help People Affected by Hurricane Harvey. Donate Now. The American Red Cross is working around the clock along the Gulf Coast to help the thousands of people whose lives have been devastated by Tropical Storm Harvey.
Please give to our Disaster Relief Fund today to help animals in urgent need.The team deployed to Texas before Harvey hit to make room in local shelters and move animals out of harm’s way.
World Vision is positioned and equipped to respond to disasters across the United States. Hurricane Harvey is the most recent emergency causing extreme flooding and damage through parts of Texas and World Vision is responding by partnering with churches to provide vital supplies and support.
Houston Texans superstar J.J. Watt kicked off the fundraiser by donating $100,000 with a goal to reach $200,000. The Houston Flood Relief Fund has now had $10 million in donations thanks to the appeal!