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Kevin Hart launches the #HurricaneHarveyReliefChallenge

August 28, 2017

Philadelphia native and entertainer Kevin Hart is calling on celebrities to help those effected by Hurricane Harvey.

I’m calling this the Hurricane Harvey Relief Challenge....Lets go @therock @beyonce @chrisrock Jay Z Dave Chappelle @jerryseinfeild @iamsteveharveytv @justintimberlake #HurricaneHarveyReliefChallenge #prayforhouston .....I am getting a link together now people. Help me help Houston.... A post shared by Kevin Hart (@kevinhart4real) on Aug 27, 2017 at 4:07pm PDT

“I’m challenging a lot of my celebrity friends to follow my lead in donating $25,000 to Hurricane Harvey, to the Red Cross,” Hart said in an overnight Instagram post.

“At this point it’s a serious matter. I think the people are in bad shape and they need help. I’m going to lead the charge in stepping up in this way.”

Hart called out the Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Steve Harvey, Dave Chappelle, Jay-Z and more to step up to help those struggling with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Texas in Louisiana.