Kardashian women give $500,000 to help Harvey victims

In this May 16, 2016 file photo, Kim Kardashian West attends the 20th Annual Webby Awards in New York. In a clip of an upcoming episode of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" released by E! on March 12, 2017, Kardashian West emotionally recalls being held at gunpoint during a jewelry heist in Paris last year. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)
LOS ANGELES  — Kim Kardashian West and her famous siblings are donating $500,000 to help Harvey victims.A spokeswoman for the reality star says she and her mother and sisters have given $250,000 to the Red Cross and $250,000 to the Salvation Army.

Kardashian West announced the donation on Twitter on Tuesday, saying, “Houston we are praying for you.” She used the hashtag #HoustonStrong.

They are among several stars who’ve said publicly they are helping hurricane victims. Kevin Hart on Monday announced a $25,000 donation to the Red Cross for storm victims and called on other celebrities to do the same.