Update on Bethenny Frankel’s Disaster Relief Efforts in Puerto Rico
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Bethenny Frankel Brings Major Celebrity To Help Puerto Rico
After Hurricane Harvey hit Houston last August, Bethenny frankel immediately began to mobilize to help bring relief to those affected by the natural disaster through him B Strong charity. The real housewives of New York tycoon later does the same for Mexico after a deadly earthquake hit the country, as well as Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria last fall, literally chartering planes to supply those affected by storms.
Bethenny was recognized for her disaster relief work by the nonprofit Delivering Good at its annual gala, which premiered at the season 10 premiere of RHONY Wednesday evening. But the work is far from over. Bethenny said she would return to Puerto Rico soon to continue her disaster relief efforts there. “I’m going back to Puerto Rico for my 5th mission in two weeks,” Bethenny tweeted Wednesday.
Bethenny thanked Tinsley Mortimer and Singer Ramona “For helping me launch an unprecedented relief effort” on Twitter. “When I started with Houston, Tinsley fell first, and getting her $ 10,000 was like, ‘Oh my gosh, we’re real.’ I mean, it really made a difference, ”Bethenny said during the RHONY Season 10 premiere. “And then Ramona donated $ 3,000, which was really a big deal.”
Bethenny also tweeted that she had received donations from several of the others RHONY ladies too. “Yes, most of the other women donated and @CaroleRadziwill matched her marathon fundraiser and donated. It was the very start,” she shared on Twitter. “I am grateful to all of you!”
Even housewives across the country joined Bethenny’s disaster relief efforts. Bethenny shared on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen last October that The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills‘ Lisa rinna also donated to the cause (clip below). Bethenny shared on Twitter in October 2017 that the initiative raised “more than a million planes, money and donations”.
Watch Bethenny discuss her charitable work in more detail, below.
Bethenny’s immense charitable work
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