Monday, January 25, 2016

CELEBS DONATING MONEY And #WATERFORFLINT And CALLING On OTHERS To JOIN For #FLINTWATERCRISIS!!!



Thursday, January 21, President BARACK OBAMA declared the city of FLINT, MI, to be in a STATE Of EMERGENCY and released $80 MILLION to the state of MICHIGAN to aid the city in the fight and recovery from the current ongoing #FLINTWATERCRISIS!!!

Since 2014, when Flint's water supply was switched from the DETROIT WATER SYSTEM to the FLINT RIVER SYSTEM, thousands of people are feared to have suffered permanent brain damage, and 10 residents have died fromLEGIONNAIRES DISEASE,  the unusual outbreak of which has been linked to the lead-contaminated water.
Actor/Filmmaker/Philanthropist MATT DAMON said of MICHIGAN Governor RICK SNYDER;
“At the very least he should resign! At the very least. Listen, everybody’s entitled to a fair trial in the United States of America. But that man should get one. And soon. That’s just my personal opinion.”
Band PEARL JAM $125,000 recently donated $125,000 to the UNITED WAY Of GENESEE COU NTY, which includes FLINT, MI, and have rallied "friends and partners" to give an additional $175,000. 

PEARL JAM says;
"One hundred percent of donated funds are used for Flint community projects and no administrative fee is assessed,"

HIP HOP is steeping up.

MEEK MILL grew up in DETROIT and has donated 60,000 bottles of water. 

BIG SEAN is also a native of DETROIT, and has pledged $10,000: 

BIG SEAN said;
“In recognizing the great work that the Community Foundation of Greater Flint Michigan has been doing, it is my hope we can help by raising the money needed to ensure that the children who have been hit the hardest receive the care that they need today and well into the future." 
DETROIT-native Rapper EMINEM  has teamed up with PITTSBURGH Rapper WIZ KHALIFA, SEAN "DIDDY" COMBS, and Actor MARK WAHLBERG to donate a million bottles (5,000 cases) of water to Flint through AQUAhydrate, a high-performance bottled water company.
DETROIT LIONS Defensive End #94 EZEKIEL ANSAH pledged 94,000 bottles of water, and LIONS teammates DARRYL TAPP, GABE WRIGHT, HALOTI NGATA, JASON JONES, JOIQUE BELL, and TENNESSEE TITAN Defensive End ANGELO BLACKSON have joined the effort
EZEKIEL ANSAH said;
“I am thankful to be in a position to do something about this. I can only hope this helps as a more permanent solution is being determined. It speaks volumes that my teammates were happy to jump on board and support as well."
WASHINGTON REDSKINS Nose Tackle TERRANCE KNIGHTON announced that the REDSKINS Defensive Line sent 3,600 bottles of FIJI water to Flint's Catholic Charities USA

TERRANCE KNIGHTON tweeted;
"It's amazing what a simple group chat can do. It is very important that our youth is healthy, because they are the future of this country."
-CCG




Flint I love you, Im sorry you have to deal with this tragedy! This is a state of emergency n I have been seeing how me n my family can help
— Big Sean (@BigSean) January 19, 2016








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