Long time supporter of the Red Cross, Sandra Bullock has donated $1 million to help those hard hit by flooding in Texas.While the worst of the storm is over, it has continued to batter parts of Texas and Louisiana with heavy rain and flooding.
After Kevin Hart initiated a challenge for celebrities to donate $25k to a Houston relief fund, the Rock was the first to reply by accepting the challenge. The Rock, however, made a point to not call other celebrities out by name like Hart did.
A Best Buy store in Houston was offering Hurricane Harvey victims bottled water for $29, 12-packs of Smartwater for $29.98 and 24-packs of Dasani for a whopping $42.96. A photo of the display went viral this week, Best Buy has since apologized.
After Kevin Hart’s Monday statement asking hollywood to step up, the Kardashain clan has stepped up to the plate in a huge way to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey. In an effort to support Houston, Kim, Kris, Khloe, Kendall, Kylie and Kourtney gave $500,000 to The Red Cross and The Salvation Army Tuesday.
After receiving harsh criticism online, Pastor Joel Osteen’s church is now open for evacuees. He states that flooding inside the church is the reason for the delay, thought the only area of flooding seems to be the basement, not the actual church room itself, which has a 17,000 person seating capacity.