Many big-name celebrities have been giving back towards coronavirus relief efforts, and Rihanna is being honored for doing so in a beautiful way.
New York has one of the highest numbers of COVID-19 cases in the country, and the singer has donated personal protection equipment as supplies have become limited.
He continued, “We’re so appreciative of your help and that of so many others who have stepped up.”
Thank you to:
-The Office of @NewYorkStateAG for protective masks and gloves
-The Commission on Independent Colleges and Universities in NY (@CICU) for ventilators and PPE
-JUDY for N-95 masks
–@Huawei for N-95 masks, isolation gowns, medical goggles and gloves
— Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) March 26, 2020
In addition to PPE, Rihanna donated five million dollars toward fighting the COVID-19 pandemic through her Clara Lionel Foundation.
The pop star joins a host of other celebrities such as Angelina Jolie, Kanye West, and Justin Timberlake as well as fashion companies including Gap Inc. and Zara who have given back in this time of need.