In times of a pandemic and without the recitals, many renowned artists they felt that they had to do something. For that reason, took the responsibility of helping those most in need, whether it is providing a bit of joy through live webcasts, sharing new songs or even donating part of the money from their bank accounts.
In The Viola we made a list with ten of the most influential stars that decided to collaborate with donations to join the noble cause of fighting the COVID-19.
Beyoncé: The former Destinys Child granted 6 million dollars in a partnership with the foundation, Start Small created by Jack Dorsey, the director of Twitter.
Maluma: The famous singer of reggaeton collaborated with 65 thousand dollars to help the people most affected in Medellín, his hometown.
Rihanna: The author of “Umbrella” donated 5 million dollars using your organization’s Clara Lionel Foundation, with the goal that they can buy more medical equipment and supplies in the communities with the most risk.
Elton John: The creator of “Tiny Dancer” gave a million dollars through his Elton John foundation Aids for the special care of people living with HIV from contracting the virus.
Madonna: like Elton, also awarded a million dollars, but the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, which is conducting research to create a vaccine against the disease.
Pink: After catching her and her three year old son with coronavirus, the singer decided to donate a million dollars to be split between the Emergency Fund of the Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, and the Fund Crisis of Emergency by the COVID-19, the Mayor of the City of Los Angeles.
Justin Bieber: Before the disease reached the level of pandemic, the pop star was transferred to 29 thousand dollars to a charitable organization for children in China.
Miley Cyrus: In a team with Mac Cosmetics, raised $ 10 million to the campaign Viva Glam, which was repartido from over 250 organizations that were affected by the spread of the virus.
Shawn Mendes: through its foundation, made a donation of 175 thousand dollars to the organization SickKids this week. The money to help you in the purchasing of equipment and supplies for the preparation of coronavirus for the community at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Ontario.
Ed Sheeran: The singer gave the figure of a million euros to several organizations of his native city in England, including at the children’s hospital of the town.