Leonardo DiCaprio donated $1 million to help victims of the hurricane “Harvey”
Moscow. August 31. INTERFAX.RU — the Charitable Foundation of actor Leonardo DiCaprio translated to about $1 million dollars to the newly established Fund to help victims of the hurricane “Harvey” Harvey United Way Recovery Fund, said on Thursday the Agency Associated Press.
“We are incredibly grateful to Leonardo DiCaprio and his Foundation for its generosity,” said the head of the United Way Brian Gallagher. “To repel “Harvey”, each of us needs all of what he’s capable of, and this donation is an example”.
Foundation to raise funds for the rehabilitation of victims from the disaster regions has established the world’s largest non-profit organization United Way Worldwide.
As a result of the impact of hurricane and tropical storm “Harvey”, which brought heavy rains and triggered flooding in Texas killed at least 30 people, almost 7 million were affected. Liquidation of damages, according to President Donald trump, will cost a record amount.