Metallica has decided to come to the aid of the victims of the terrible earthquake that hit Haiti on August 14 with a donation of $ 50,000. The sum was released by the All Within My Hands Foundation, the group’s charity. An amount that was paid directly to the fund launched by Direct Relief following the disaster.
“At least 2,207 people have died and there are over 12,000 injured and 50,000 homes destroyed by this devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake. Get informed and join us to come to the aid of Haitians in need ”, it is written in a tweet published by the Metallica Foundation.
A dramatic situation
A few days after the disaster, the Haitian Civil Protection drew up a worrying assessment, estimating that 600,000 people were “directly affected” by the consequences of the earthquake. Two weeks later, the situation has not changed and the stricken population still lacks everything as a tropical depression dubbed Grace caused flooding which only worsens the health risks and the spread of diseases, which it it’s Covid or cholera.
Finally, the country remains in a major political crisis since the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse on July 6.