“I am working closely with my team at BeyGOOD as well as my pastor (Rudy Rasmus at St. John’s in downtown Houston) to implement a plan to help as many as we can,” Beyonce, a Houston native, said in a statement to the Houston Chronicle Monday.
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FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2016 file photo, singer Beyonce Knowles attends the Tidal X: 1015 benefit concert in New York. Beyonce says she is working with her charity to assist those in her hometown affected by Tropical Storm Harvey. The singer said she is working closely with her organization BeyGOOD and her pastor to find ways to help those affected.
According to the BeyGOOD Houston website, donations to both groups “will help in long-term revitalization and aid in purchasing immediate needs.” Cots, blankets, pillows, diapers, baby formula, baby wipes, feminine products and wheelchairs are among the items that donations will go toward.