Since Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti on Tuesday, it's been reported that at least 842 people have died, more than 28,000 houses have been damaged, and that at least 350,000 people still need some kind of assistance after the disaster.
Thankfully using their stardom as a platform, celebrities are bringing awareness to the tragedy by sending condolences, challenging news coverage, and sharing ways to help.
My heart absolutely breaks for Haiti !!! Prayers up for my brothers and sisters who've fallen victim to this tragic event!— Rihanna (@rihanna) October 5, 2016
Sending all my love to everyone being affected by #HurricaneMatthew— MEGATRON (@NICKIMINAJ) October 6, 2016
I love you all a lot. I hope & pray my FL babes stay safe and sound. I'm here too. Please be safe.— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) October 7, 2016
Did I miss the #PrayForHaiti tag? Near 300 died and ---the lack of coverage is "meh" at best— Questlove De La Rose (@questlove) October 7, 2016
My thoughts and prayers go out to all of those in Haiti affected by #HurricaneMatthew. For those in its path, please stay safe. ❤— EVE (@TheRealEve) October 6, 2016
Pls be careful and safe and take care of each other!! https://t.co/kM3fnhxxYP— Gabrielle Union (@itsgabrielleu) October 6, 2016