In the US celebrities held a telethon to raise funds for victims of hurricanes
During the event, which lasted exactly an hour, managed to raise more than $14.5 million.
NEW YORK, September 13. /TASS/. The star of the American show-business was held on Tuesday evening telethon to raise funds to help victims of the hurricane “Harvey” and “Irma”. The event was broadcast by major television networks of the United States, as well as on several cable networks and online platforms.
According to the organizers, during the telethon, which lasted exactly an hour, managed to raise more than $14.5 million During the event, anyone could call pre-announced premium phone numbers, thus making the donation. In addition, at the end of a televised fundraising it was decided not to stop, so collected as a result of the amount will be more.