Celebs Volunteer for Hand-in-Hand Hurricane Relief Benefit: Oprah, Nicki Minaj, Diddy & More

Celebs Volunteer for Hand-in-Hand Hurricane Relief Benefit: Oprah, Nicki Minaj, Diddy & More

This group of A-listers came together for a cause.

by Jessica Bennett, September 13, 2017

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Celebs Volunteer for Hand-in-Hand Hurricane Relief Benefit: Oprah, Nicki Minaj, Diddy & More

Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma have caused extensive damage as they’ve swept through the southern U.S. these past few weeks, with many losing homes, property and their lives.

In an effort to help those in need, a bevy of A-listers gathered together Tuesday night for the Hand-in-Hand Hurricane Relief Benefit, which has already raised more than $14.5M, according to TheJasmineBrand.

Several celebs took donations from charitable callers, including Oprah, Nicki Minaj, Kelly Rowland, Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx, Wanda Sykes, Diddy, Questlove and more.

During the telethon, Stephen Colbert announced that Apple donated $5M and Jimmy Fallon added that Albertsons Cos. and Merck each gave $1M each.

NBA star Chris Paul noted that NBA Players Association, which donated $500K, would match any professional basketball player’s donation up to $20K.

Check out the stars giving back below.

 

Kerry Washington & Kelly Rowland

Kelly taking your calls!

Oprah filming the whole gang

Getting ready to raise some money y’all. In the room where it happens. #handinhand

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Leonardo DiCaprio & Jamie Foxx

Cece Winans, Demi Lovato & Darius Rucker

Kerry Washington with Diddy and more stars!

Billy Crystal & Bun B

Nicki Minaj, Questlove & More

Diddy & Marlon

DJ Khaled & Baby Boy Ashad

#HandInHand

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