Taylor Swift donated to the Houston Food Bank after Hurricane Harvey. However in contrast to a lot of different stars, she didn’t publicly announce the donation. Moderately, the organization itself exposed the superstarâ€™s acceptable deed in a Fb post on Fri..
Together with an old photo of Swift, the Houston Food Bank wrote, â€œTaylor Swift has generously made a really sizable donation to Houston Food Bank in honor of her mother who graduated from the College of Houston. We thanks, Taylor, & we thank everybody for donating to assist rebuild our community.#houstonstrong.â€� Gossip Cop has reached out to Swiftâ€™s representative to authenticate the donation, though fans likely arenâ€™t stunned by the news source.
The singer has a well-documented historical past of stepping up throughout natural disasters. As an example, just last yr she contributed $1 million towards Louisiana flood relief. Her charity has additionally included giving Kesha $250,000 for her legal battle against Dr. Luke, & donating to the Joyful Heart Foundation last month after profitable her sexual assault trial. Swift, who won a symbolic $1 within the legal dispute, had stated following the verdict in that she planned to make â€œdonations within the near future to multiple organizations in that assist sexual assault victims defend themselves.â€�
Swiftâ€™s philanthropy efforts have led to repeated recognition on Do Somethingâ€™s annual yearly â€œCelebs Gone Goodâ€� list, which yearly names probably the most charitable celebs. Actually, previous to 2016 when Beyonce led the list, Swift had topped it 4 years of time of time in a row. Beyonce, who has her own philanthropic organization referred to as BeyGOOD, stated in a press release a number of days ago in that she intends to assist the hurricane recovery effort, too.
Different celebs who’ve pledged contributions embody the Kardashians, who donated $500,000. Sandra Bullock & Tyler Perry both exposed they gave $1 million every, while J.J. Watt crowd-raised greater than $15 million thus far. Many stars took part in a â€œDay Of Givingâ€� with â€œGMAâ€� on Thurs., & a primetime telethon is within the works as well. Gossip Cop will have analysis of in that event after this month.
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