Rihanna gives million-dollar donation to a shelter for victims of domestic violence | Shows

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Through the Foundation Clara Lionel (CLF)the singer Rihanna and the CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorseythey pledged to donate $ 2.1 million each, an amount that will be allocated to provide shelter, food and legal advice to victims of family violence and their children.

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As was the case in Peru and in other countries, domestic violence has continued after ordered the quarantine to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 (coronavirus), as children and women living with their attackers. The funding of the singer will be first in Los Angeles, where already were to women affected by the order to stay at home. But, according to the announcement, “the victims of domestic violence exist all over the world, so this is only the beginning.”

“The $ 4.2 million in funds from the CLF of Rihanna and Dorsey will provide 10 weeks of support. The Housing Authority of Los Angeles, reported that approximately 90 people per week (not including their children) have been rejected of the domestic violence shelters in Los Angeles since the order was issued”, say the media of the united States.