The Kardashian family is helping out relief efforts in Texas in a massive way. On Tuesday morning, the famous family confirmed that they would be donating half a million dollars to the Red Cross and Salvation Army to facilitated relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas. The Kardashians’ Hurricane Harvey gift is definitely one of the biggest single donations to be given amid a number of personalities testifying their is supportive of Houston in the aftermath of the ravaging hurricane.
On Tuesday morning, the Kardashians proved they are donating $500,000 to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Kim Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian, and Kris Jenner all tweeted out the statement that they, along with Kourtney Kardashian, Kendall Jenner, and Kylie Jenner, will be donating half a million dollars to the Red Cross and Salvation Army in order to help families and ventures affected by Hurricane Harvey. TMZ reported that the Kardashians’ donation has already are going through to the two emergency aid organizations, and is being separate evenly between them. The Kardashians are the latest in a string of luminaries testifying their is supportive of relief efforts in Houston lately — Katy Perry generated a special shout out to the contending metropoli while she was hosting the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, and Houston native Beyonce is working with her benevolence organization to help families affected by the catastrophic storm.
But one of the most influential personalities to step up after Hurricane Harvey has been Kevin Hart, who posted a video to Instagram challenging his fellow luminaries to donate to relief efforts. Specifically, Hart called out Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, Jay Z, Beyonce, Jerry Seinfeld, Steve Harvey, and Justin Timberlake to donate, and pledged to donate $25,000 himself. Though he didn’t call out the Kardashians himself, Hart’s video clearly inspired them, as Khloe responded to his tweet with the word of their donation.