Hurricane Harvey victims receive donations from numerous celebrities who jumped-in to help both financially and by spreading the word. Beyoncé, Chris Young, Kevin Hart, Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are among them.

On Friday, August 25, Hurricane Harvey hit Texas, flooding numerous areas, including the fourth-largest city in the United States – Houston.

One of the most involved celebrities in the Hurricane Harvey damage control was Beyoncé Knowles. The music star, who grew up in Houston, has been working with her team at BeyGOOD since the weekend, on a plan offer immediate help to those in need. “My heart goes out to my hometown, Houston, and I remain in constant prayer for those affected and for the rescuers who have been so brave”, she told The Houston Chronicle.

“Texas, you are in my prayers”, she posted on Instagram two days ago.

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Comedy actor Kevin Hart has opened-up a fund where people can donate to the Hurricane Harvey victims. He himself donated $50k to relief efforts. He also left a message on Instagram, encouraging people to help, including other fellow celebrities.

In a later post, Hart mentions the names of several famous people who have donated:

“I love & appreciate you all for your support. @therock @nickiminaj @chrisbrownofficial @troubleman31 “The Kardashian Family” @kandi @wendyshow @djkhaled @cp3 & Chain Smokers and everyone else that has donated. Let’s all keep houston as well as the surrounding cities that are being affected in our prayers. 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾”

 

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are matching Kevin Hart’s donation: they each gave $25,000 to the Red Cross.

 

Kim Kardashian posted on Twitter that she and her extended family have donated a total of half a million dollars to the Red Cross and the Salvation Army.

 

Chris Young has pledged $100,000 to relief efforts and has urged others to donate through his GoFundMe campaign. “I’m worried about the people there — my friends, family and neighbors — and I want to help”, he writes on Instagram.