Kanye West donates $ 500,000 to California Wildfire Relief

adminNovember 21, 2018

Kim Kardashian Y Kanye WestThe house in Hidden Hills, California, is still standing after the Woolsey fire threatened to destroy it earlier this month. The 38-year-old keeping up with the Kardashians the star gave an update on the matter, and explained why he hired private firefighters, when he appeared in The show by Ellen DeGeneres Wednesday. "[The fires] It arrived at our door. Fortunately, we had protection and firemen there who were helping us put out the fires, "Kardashian said. We are still not in our house because the smell of smoke is too intense, and we have these machines everywhere trying to explode. It was the smell of smoke. We were lucky; we are blessed. "

When the fire devastated their community, the family of Kardashian was forced to evacuate for several days. "Our house is right at the end of a big park, so the whole park caught fire, if our house went away, then all the other houses would go," he said. "I know that not everyone has this luxury available to them, but we were able to get private firemen, a company that you can hire."

The couple's friends had lost their home in Santa Barbara and "all their neighbors used this company," Kardashian explained. "They recommended the company, and thanks to them, they saved our house and saved our neighborhood, I asked them to make sure they controlled all the houses on the edge, so it was not just my house [where] I said, "Just take care of our house." I told him: "Take care of everything, because once you leave, once you start ours, the whole neighborhood can go." I do not take it for granted and it was such a blessing that we were able to do it. "

Kardashian announced that West, Yeezy and Adidas are donating $ 200,000 to the California Fire Foundation, as well as $ 200,000 to the Wildfire Help Fund of the California Community Foundation. "They saved our entire community", the E! said the star of reality. "We are very grateful to them."

Later in the episode, DeGeneres invited a firefighter. Mike Williams and his wife joined her and Kardashian on the show, after learning that his home in Oak Park, California, burned while he was saving the property of others. "To know you've lost your home, Kanye, Yeezy and Adidas wanted to donate $ 100,000 to you," Kardashian said, "so they can pick up the pieces."

Watch a new episode of keeping up with the Kardashians Sunday at 9 p.m., only in E!

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