Sept 29, 2017
Pitbull sends private jet to assist Cancer patients in Puerto Rico4 min read
Many celebrities have been donating to persons and lending a helping hand with the hurricane relief in efforts Puerto Rico.
Singer/Rapper Pitbull is the latest celebrity to pitch in and he made a huge contribution. According to the New York Daily News, the rapper sent his private plane over to Puerto Rico to help transport cancer patients to the states so they could receive chemotherapy.
On Tuesday, Puerto Rico Congresswoman Jenniffer González thanked Pitbull for his help via Twitter. She tweeted, “Thank you @pitbull for lending your private plane to move cancer patients from PR to USA so that they can get chemo.”
Pitbull said to the New York Daily News in a statement, “Thank God we’re blessed to help. Just doing my part.”
Hurricane Maria detroyed the island, leaving people without power, food, and water. Other celebrities such as Daddy Yankee and Jennifer Lopez have donated millions of dollars to help aid the island.