Metallica Pledges $750,000 To Australian Bushfire Relief Efforts

Metallica Pledge More Than $750,000 To Australian Bushfire Relief Effort PA

It’s Sad But Real: Australia is relying on ash. Animals are passing away by the millions and at least 25 individuals have been killed in the devastating bushfires, so legendary rock band Metallica has actually signed up with the list of stars to contribute a tremendous amount of money to bushfire efforts.

Presently, it’s approximated that more than a billion animals have passed away across the country as a result of the raging blazes. In New South Wales (NSW) alone, an area particularly affected by infernos, 1,588 homes have been destroyed and a more 653 damaged.

In the middle of the continuous difficulty the country is dealing with, artists, stars and other celebs have announced contributions to aid Australia, and now Metallica, the famous rock band, has pledged $750,000.

 

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We are totally overwhelmed by the news of the wildfires sweeping through millions of acres across Australia, with major impact in New South Wales and Victoria. The resulting destruction and devastating effects on all residents, animals, the environment and the incredible land in Australia is truly heartbreaking. Please join us and do whatever you can to assist as we, along with our @allwithinmyhandsfoundation, are pledging A$750,000 to the NSW Rural Fire Service and to the Country Fire Authority in Victoria to aid in the relief efforts. @NSWRFS is the world’s largest volunteer firefighting organization and all funds donated during this State of Emergency are directed toward services related to and victims of these particularly destructive Australian bushfires. @CFAvic is a volunteer and community-based fire and emergency services organization which helps to protect 3.3 million Victorians, and works together with communities to keep Victorians safe from fire and other emergencies. Learn more about NSW Rural Fire Service and how you can help ➡️ https://talli.ca/nws-rfs Learn more about Victorian Country Fire Authority and how you can help ➡️ https://talli.ca/cfa

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A slew of Aussie musicians have also put together benefit concerts to fundraise for bushfire relief. The latest acts to announce shows include John Butler, Stella Donnelly, Gang Of Youths and Tash Sultana.

 

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