Miley Cyrus Tears Up Discussing Her $500000 Donation To Harvey Relief

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Cyrus also announced that she will be donating $500,000 on behalf of her Happy Hippie Foundation to Hurricane Harvey relief.

"It'll make me cry, so I can't really talk about it" - and her words proved prescient, as she started tearing up. "My mom's here, and I go home to my seven dogs", Cyrus told Ellen DeGeneres.

Cyrus insisted she didn't have to think twice about using her celebrity status for good. Just to know what it feels like to have everything taken away from you, ' she explained.

J.J., who FaceTimed into the show, said "I have no words". before promising their cash would go a long way toward helping victims.

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The outpouring of support from artists offering their time, effort and open pocketbooks continues to unfold as the shocking devastation left in the wake of Hurricane Harvey becomes more apparent.

A donation drive organized by Houston Texans NFL star J.J. Watt had reached $10 million in pledges from celebrities and ordinary people by Thursday, and singer Solange Knowles, Beyonce's sister, announced benefit concerts in Boston and NY for September and October. Solange joins older sister Beyoncé, who has pledged to help "as many as we can" by working with her team at the BeyGOOD organization as her pastor Rudy Rasmus to help those affected.

Watt appeared remotely on the Ellen DeGeneres Show the day before. With the help of Walmart, she contributed $1 million to NFL Houston Texans player, J.J. Watts, crowdfunding efforts.

It's important and inspiring to see celebrities in healthy financial positions donating generously, but you don't need to have access to millions to help.

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