Kardashians Donate Half Million Dollars to Hurricane Harvey Relief

'I'm going to start a real challenge': Kevin Hart challenges his famous friends including Beyonce and Justin Timberlake to donate money for victims of Hurricane Harvey

At least 10 people have died and dozens have been injured as some areas were hit with more than 40 inches of rain. "I'm calling this the Hurricane Harvey Relief Challenge", Hart wrote on Instagram.

Hart, who grew up in Philly and attended George Washington High School, challenges fellow comic actors Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle and Jerry Seinfeld as well as TV/radio host Steve Harvey, musical couple Jay-Z and Beyoncé, actor/singer Justin Timberlake and actor/wrestler The Rock to pony up funds as well.

Family matriarch Kris Jenner took to Instagram on August 29 to announce that she and her daughters have donated $500,000 to relief efforts.

"My daughters and I accept your challenge", Jenner said on Instagram Tuesday. "We will be donating $500 thousand to @redcross and @salvationarmyus today #HoustonStrong", she tweeted.

Reality star Kim Kardashian also stepped up. "Houston we are praying for you!"

"I'm donating $100,000. So man, this is for everybody out there in Texas, the relief and everything".

Though Hart mentions donating to the American Red Cross, Brown is going another route. I'm going to lead the charge and step up this way. It's [their] money. We made a ... donation but it don't matter what it is, as long as you give from your heart ... "All my love and strength".

But he later admitted he was pledging $50,000 to the cause instead of $25,000. He also added his companies will be donating.

Rapper Chris Brown posted a video on Twitter, in which he revealed he'd be donating $100,000.

"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 fearless and determined to do so much to help".

Toronto native Drake, who has lived in Houston for the last eight years, said that he and DJ Future the Prince are working with local relief groups "to aid and assist the people of Texas in anyway we can and in the most immediate way possible".

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