Beyonce, Barbra Streisand & More Sign On For Hurricane Harvey Telethon
A group of music, film and TV superstars are coming together to raise money for Houston. A telethon called Hand In Hand: A Benefit For Hurricane Harvey Relief will air on ABC, CBS, CMT, FOX and NBC from 8-9PM ET/PT on September 12. The special, which was organized by Bun B and Scooter Braun, will feature appearances from Beyonce, Barbra Streisand, George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Oprah Winfrey, Blake Shelton, Adam Sandler, Kelly Rowland, Reese Witherspoon, Matthew McConaughey, Jamie Foxx and Kelly Rowland.
There will also be a feed from George Strait’s benefit show in San Antonio, Texas. “Proceeds from the telethon will benefit United Way of Greater Houston, Habitat for Humanity, Save the Children, Direct Relief, Feeding Texas and The Mayor’s Fund for Hurricane Harvey Relief (administered by the Greater Houston Community Fund) through the Hand in Hand Hurricane Relief Fund managed by Comic Relief USA,” the press release states. More names are expected to be added to the line-up in the next few days.