Rihanna and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey (Jack Dorsey) jointly created an emergency foundation to provide a sum for the Los Angeles Mayor Foundation Joint grants, totaling $ 4.2 million. A representative of the foundation revealed that the donation will be directed to shelter individuals and children who have suffered domestic violence.
According to the Los Angeles Housing Authority, since the promulgation of the “safer at home” living guide in mid-March, about 90 people and their children have been turned away from Los Angeles asylum every week. The grant provided by the Rihanna Foundation is about US $ 125 per day, providing housing and food for 90 applicants every week for 10 weeks.
Last week, Rihanna and Jay-Z ’s Sean Carter Foundation announced a $ 2 million grant to organizations that prevent and control new coronavirus in support of unlicensed workers, front-line health workers, and emergency workers in New York and Los Angeles. Children and imprisoned, elderly and homeless people. In addition, she also distributed US $ 5 million in grants to frontline staff responding to the new coronavirus to protect the poor in the United States, Africa and other places.