Rihanna Donated a Record Amount to Fight Against Coronavirus
Almost daily, large companies and celebrities transfer funds to fight against coronavirus: Giorgio Armani was one of the first to donate 1.25 million euros to help clinics and institutes developing vaccines, the Kering group of companies allocated 2 million euros to Italian hospitals, L’Oréal and LVMH launched production antiseptics in their factories. Cristiano Ronaldo converted his hotels into clinics for patients with coronavirus.
Today, Rihanna made a significant contribution to the fight against the spread and consequences of coronavirus: she donated $ 5 million through her Clara Lionel Foundation.
The singer decided to support several organizations in need, including food banks in the United States. Most of the amount will be directed to support medical personnel and the purchase of necessary equipment, maintenance of intensive care units and assistance in the development of vaccines and other methods of fighting the virus around the world.