Beyonce, Clooney highlight NBC's Harvey benefit telethon
Posted September 12
Updated September 13
Beyonce and George Clooney will punctuate a star-studded telethon hosted by NBC on Tuesday night to raise money for victims of Hurricane Harvey.
Rapper and Houston native Bun B teamed up with SB Projects to present Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief, a one-hour special on NBC to help the relief efforts in Texas after historic flooding brought on by the hurricane. Proceeds will go to United Way of Greater Houston, Habitat for Humanity, Save the Children, Direct Relief, Feeding Texas and The Mayor's Fund for Hurricane Harvey Relief.
The broadcast beginning at 8 p.m. will feature appearances, performances and tributes from celebrities, including Jamie Foxx, Karlie Kloss, Matt Lauer, Rob Lowe, Julia Roberts, Kelly Rowland and Blake Shelton, among others.
Phone lines, text messaging and digital donations will be open at the beginning of the show and will conclude one-hour after the show ends. For more information, updates and a link to donate, please visit www.HandInHand2017.com.