As a matter of fact, Oprah Winfrey is widely known for large contributions for good cause via donations. The donations are going towards Puerto Rico Relief Fund.
Indeed, the recent one goes to Puerto Rico for the destruction of Hurricane Maria in September 2017.
Amid, donations from Winfrey include $2 Million for the UNIDOS Disaster Relief and Recovery Program and Flamboyan Arts Funds.
Hurricane Maria, struck Puerto Rico in September 2017 killing 3000 people in the US. Further destroyed dozens of homes leaving no water and electricity.
Giving is not just about making donation, It is about making difference.
Hispanic Federation and the Flamboyan Arts Fund unveiled on Monday, Winfrey’s $2 million contributions to revamp Rico
- One half of donation to UNIDOS Disaster Relief and Recovery Program: to develop long term needs of Island.
- The second half of donation to Flamboyan Arts Fund: driven to continue rich Arts, Culture and creative development.
She also expressed to join the community to revitalize island rich in culture, beauty and heritage.
Miranda replayed Alexander Hamilton’s role in Rico this year and Flamboyan Arts raised $15 million for creativity with help of Miranda’s run.
Similarly, Bethenny Frankel, Jennifer Lopez, Ali Rodriquez & Marc Anthony also joined the cause for a donation.
A glimpse of her mind-blowing statement yesterday was
Lin Manuel Miranda’s commitment to bring Hamilton to Rico moved me.
All in All, this is a huge step by celebrities.
Source: The Reuters