An emotional Miley Cyrus mentioned the victims of Hurricane Harvey â€” & what she’s doing to assist them â€” when she visited “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” to tape an upcoming appearance.
The- large-hearted “Voice” coach was moved to tears when DeGeneres exposed to the audiences in that Cyrus is donating a whopping $500,000 to relief efforts.
“It will make me cry. So, I can not really â€” I can not really speak about it,” the “Malibu” singer stated, struggling to maintain her composure.
“It just really makes me just really upset,” she continued. “So I really hope people know â€” like, I could not pretend it. You know, my grandma’s sitting right here & my mother’s right here & I’m going home to my seven dogs & if I did not have in that anymore, it’d just be really hard.”
The- 24-year-old entertainer, who started the social justice nonprofit Joyful Hippie Foundation in 2014, hoped everybody seeing the devastation in Houston & surrounding cities would do their part to assist the victims.
“I am really glad to assist any approach in that I can & I hope people perceive they will put themselves in these people’s shoes & just know what it feels wish to have each one part taken away from you,” she stated.
DeGeneres, too, has pledged $50,000 of her cash to assist flood victims, & on her show she introduced a examine for $1 million, courtesy of Walmart, to professional football player J.J. Watt’s fundraising initiative, which has now raised greater than $10 million. (Walmart, stated DeGeneres, “is on course to donate over $20 million in cash & provides to Hurricane Harvey relief.”)
The- beneficiant stars join a growing list of celebs â€” together with Hollywood A-lister Sandra Bullock, country superstar Miranda Lambert, “Fixer Upper” hosts Chip & Joanna Gaines and much more â€” who’ve helped out with relief efforts.
Method to go, Miley & Ellen!
The- episode of Ellen’s show in that includes Cyrus & Watt will air Sept. 7.
Read more to seek out out how you will assist these affected by Hurricane Harvey.