WeekendHis philanthropy isn̵7;t limited to North America … he’s opening up his wallet to help the injured, those whose loved ones have died and those who lost their homes due to the catastrophic explosion. rocked Beirut.
The singer’s manager, Wassim “Sal” Slaiby, and his wife, Rima Fakih, has been head of relief for residents in Lebanon affected by the devastating blast last week. Now, Weeknd’s chipped in with a $ 300k donation to Global Aid for Lebanon.
We said the money would be distributed to the World Food Program, the Lebanese Red Cross and the country’s Children’s Center.
Lebanese Canadian Slaiby said … “I am very honored and humbled to work with artists who have a deep interest in the world and now for our brothers and sisters in the world. Lebanon, who are in pain and in need of our mutual help. “
He thanks Weeknd’s generosity and encourages others to offer what they can.
As you may know… The Weeknd is one of the many more famous people who have done more for the past 6 months. He has pledged $ 500k for social equity organizations and also donated $ 1 million to COVID-19 relief and $ 350,000 to Tik Tok’s Equal Equity Initiative.
Clearly he has a lot to give … and the people of Beirut certainly need it.