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Hurricane Harvey: Kevin Hart Starts Relief Challenge, Donates $25000 to Red Cross
Prayers For Texas: Kevin Hart Starts Hurricane Harvey Relief Challenge By Donating 25K To American Red Cross
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31 August, 2017

He said: "Serious moment right now, I've just caught up to speed with everything going on in Houston with Hurricane Harvey and this s**t is unbelievable. My mom, sisters & I will be donating $500,000 to @redcross and @salvationarmyus today".

"We ALL need to WORK on coming together [and] utilising our resources collectively to do some meaningful s- to people who need USA more than ever!" I've been a person whose partaken in several of them.

Hart posted a video saying that even though there have been other challenges in the past, "some meaningful" and some not, he wanted to start a "real challenge" now to save lives.

The first family of reality TV is joining the growing list of celebrities donating to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Regardless of race or politics, we all want to step up to the plate and do everything we can to help out our brothers and sisters and families in need. "I challenge The Rock, Steve Harvey, Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, Jay-Z, Beyonce, Justin Timberlake, Jerry Seinfeld, and I think when you do it you all should tag somebody else".

'I think when you do it, you all should tag somebody else, ' he added. Hart himself pledged $25,000 to aid victims of the storm.

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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.

She ended by urging viewers to donate to the Red Cross. As of yet, the donation from the family has been one of the largest contributions to the city of Houston.

"The American Red Cross is helping the people affected by Hurricane Harvey in Texas and all across the Gulf coast".

Experts said the aftermath of the catastrophic hurricane could equal the level of destruction of Katrina in 2005.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency estimates the recovery will take years.


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