Drake Donates $200,000 To The Houston Flood Relief

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In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, parts of southern Texas are still struggling to rebuild. Many celebrities have stepped up to help out.

Rapper Drake has pledged $200,000 to NFL superstar J.J. Watt’s Houston Flood Relief Fund.

He made the announcement on August 31st via a video on his Instagram account, where he encouraged fans to help out in any way possible.

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“To the resilient people of Houston and the entire state of Texas, I would like to send you all of our love and all of our prayers,” said Drake in a video posted to his Instagram. “To the brave men and women that have assisted in aid, relief, and rescue, your actions are truly heroic. My good friend, J.J Watt, started a fund raising effort through YouCaring and I’ve donated $200,000 towards it.”

Drake is among over 98 thousand other donators, who helped reach the Relief Fund to its original goal of $10 million.

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Twitter: @Drake



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