Rihanna donates $5 million to coronavirus reduction efforts&
Rihanna joined the rising listing of celebrities attempting to assist combat coronavirus pandemic. Her nonprofit organisation — Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF) — has donated $5 million to help coronavirus prevention, preparation and response efforts within the United States and throughout the globe.
The pop star’s initiative, which was based in 2012 in honour of her grandparents, will probably be supporting Direct Relief, Partners In Health, Feeding America, the International Rescue Committee, World Health Organisation’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund as they proceed to battle the pandemic within the US, the Caribbean and Africa, as per The Hollywood Reporter.
On Saturday, Justine Lucas, Executive Director of the Clara Lionel Foundation, mentioned in a press release: “Never has it been more important or urgent to protect and prepare marginalised and underserved communities-those who will be hit hardest by this pandemic.”
The CLF offered funds will go towards native meals banks serving the aged and different at-risk communities within the US, protecting gear for healthcare and lab employees, establishing (and sustaining) ICUs, distributing respiratory provides, testing, care and assist for native communities and nations resembling Haiti and Malawi, and extra.