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Houston Telethon In the Works for Next Month

August 30, 2017

The rain has finally stopped at the skies are blue over Houston, TX. Parts of the city saw over 50-inches of rainfall from Hurricane Harvey since Friday. The historic rainfall has caused much of the city to flood. There are thousands of homes under water and they are expected to be flooded out for weeks. 

Celebrities and people a like are making donations to the many Hurricane relief funds set up to help those that lost everything. And now there's a telethon in the works to help raise money too.

Jamie Foxx is a Texas native and will be helping plan the event set for next month. He teased the Telethon on Instagram yesterday!

GlobalGiving's Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund @GlobalGiving. Texas hang in there. Sending love prayers and finance.... #texasboy

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Also Bun B has jumped in to help plan the massive money rasing event. Bun B was one of the main people behind Ariana Grande's Machester Telethon. The event is in the early planning stages so it's not clear what TV network will air it or who may appear/perform. Rumor says the event will happen on September 12th.