Philadelphia (CW Philly) — In the midst of the destruction wrought by Hurricane Harvey through large parts of Texas, Beyoncé is coming to the aid of her hometown.
Beyoncé, who was born and raised in Houston, has pledged to do whatever possible to help those affected by the historic flooding.READ MORE: Sabrina Spellman Makes An Appearance On The CW's Riverdale; Kiernan Shipka Reveals 'Fans Will Get Some Clarity'
“My heart goes out to my hometown, Houston, and I remain in constant prayer for those affected and for the rescuers who have been so brave and determined to do so much to help,” she said in a statement to The Houston Chronicle.
She added, “I am working closely with my team at BeyGOOD as well as my pastor Rudy Rasmus at St. John’s in downtown Houston to implement a plan to help as many as we can.”READ MORE: Brittany Adebumola And Joseph David-Jones Say 'The 4400' Is 'A Beautiful Companion To The Original'
Beyoncé’s BeyGOOD is a philanthropic initiative that provides support to communities in need, be it clothing, counseling, housing or medical assistance. In 2016, during the Flint, Michigan, water crisis, the organization raised more than $80,000 toward relief efforts.
Days before, the singer took to Instagram for a post:
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Beyonce is just one of many celebrities responding to the call to action to help those in Houston who are suffering from this tragic event.