The news was going viral on media, ” Beyonce our heart favorite singer raises over $82k for the flint water crisis victims.
Beyonce’s management company organized Beyonce’s Formation World Tour Show in Detroit. “Fans who purchased tickets to the Beyoncé Formation World Tour shows provided donations to support the work of United Way of Genesee County, which is continuing to respond to the water crisis in Flint, Michigan,”
“United Way of Genesee County has been at the forefront of distributing bottled water and filtration systems, as well as providing and emergency support services to those in need.”
While pouring Lemonade across the country on her Formation world tour, Beyonce had a special gift for the residents of Flint, Michigan.
On Monday (June 13), the singer’s entertainment and management company, Parkwood Entertainment, and director of philanthropy and corporate relations, Ivy McGregor, presented a $82,234 check to the United Way of Genesee County at a Detroit high school in partnership with Bey’s philanthropic platform, BeyGOOD, according to a release sent from Beyonce’s team. The funds are the result of fans who opted to donate to the city impacted by the ongoing water crisis.
Lemonade is the sixth studio album by American singer Beyoncé, released on April 23, 2016, by Parkwood Entertainment and distributed through Columbia Records. The record is Beyoncé’s second “visual album”, following her eponymous 2013 record, and a concept album.