Rihanna is associated with the CEO of Twitter against domestic violence in times of coronavirus


The crisis of world health that is caused by the coronavirus is bringing out the philanthropist of the public figures that they allocate part of their capital to different causes related to the havoc that is causing the Covid-19. In the case of the singer Rihanna that has joined forces with the CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorseyin order to fight against the sexual abuse to occur for the confinement.

Last Thursday was released the union between the performer and the entrepreneur that will provide 3, 8 million euros ( –$ 4.2 million) to a fund of the city of Los Angeles to give support to victims of gender-based violence, which have soared during these days of confinement.



Rihanna, in solidarity with male violence.

Rihanna, in solidarity with male violence.
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The donation is made in the context of a report appeared a few days ago, in which it was estimated that only in the city of Los Angeles had been an average of 90 complaints per week by male violence, figures that have also been fired in the rest of the world and that are supported by the situation of confinement and overall, that makes fire cases and much more difficult to take action.

With the amount contributed by Rihanna, through her foundation Clara Lionel and Jack Dorsey, it is estimated that it may cover the counseling, home and food for approximately 90 fatalities per week for the space of more than two months.

Elcofundado ry CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey

Elcofundado ry CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey
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The co-founder of Twitter has already made other donations are important, allocating more than 20% of their wealth to alleviate the fight against the coronavirus, a global pandemic that has dramatic consequences at all levels.