Author Of The Rap Yearbook Raises Over $90,000 For Hurricane Harvey Relief
Shea Serrano tweeted to his followers asking if they wanted to donate. The response was overwhelming.
time 4 the Fuck Hurricane Harvey donation ~ i got $200 on it ~ if u wanna join in:— Shea Serrano (@SheaSerrano) August 31, 2017
Venmo: Shea-Serrano pic.twitter.com/GQALuG8SIr
Texas-native and writer Shea Serrano took to Twitter on Thursday night to share his "Fuck Hurricane Harvey" donation. The author of The Rap Yearbook posted his Venmo account and a Paypal email inviting his followers, known as the #FOHarmy, to also donate. Four hours later he raised over $90,000. Serrano currently lives in Houston and has been tweeting updates about the hurricane throughout the week. Their donations add to the pile of major donations that have been coming in from celebrities.
Serrano's best-selling book is getting turned into an AMC documentary set to come out in 2018. His next book Basketball (And Other Things) comes out October 10 of this year.
over $90,000 in less than four hours -- i'm not sure what else there is for me to say pic.twitter.com/h8qfk08DHt— Shea Serrano (@SheaSerrano) September 1, 2017
this is what it looks like and sounds like lol it's been doing this for three hours pic.twitter.com/PuXv76NdKe— Shea Serrano (@SheaSerrano) September 1, 2017