Jennifer Aniston has donated $1 million for hurricane relief, PEOPLE has confirmed exclusively.
The on-screen character made two major gifts this week to help casualties of tropical storms Maria, Harvey and Irma. The main portion of the gift went to the American Red Cross to help facilitate its endeavors in giving alleviation and support to individuals influenced by the typhoons. Another $500,000 went to the Ricky Martin establishment to help alleviation in the vocalist’s local home of Puerto Rico, which keeps on battling with absence of assets and power.
— Ricky Martin (@ricky_martin) October 12, 2017
Martin, who steerages the Ricky Martin Foundation, has so far brought $3 million up in sea tempest alleviation endeavors, thanks in huge part to assistance from famous people like Ellen DeGenres, Alec Baldwin and Leonardo DiCaprio. The performer has quite recently come back from the island and disclosed to PEOPLE that the conditions are critical.
“What you see on TV doesn’t do equity to the truth of Puerto Rico. We are as yet managing four million U.S. nationals who have no power following sixteen days, no pharmaceutical, no water, no infant equation, no diapers,” he said.
He included of the edgy circumstance, “People are dying. I spoke to victims who had to bury their relatives in the backyard because no help came to them after almost ten days. So it is a nightmare.”1 of 1