Pink donates $500,000 to Australian bushfire services as international stars like Kim Kardashian and Selena Gomez urge their fans to donate

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Selena Gomez and Kim Kardashian are just two of many to share social media posts, encouraging their fans to donate.

Pink, real name Alecia Beth Moore, said she is ‘totally devastated’ and is pledging a donation of $500,000.

The national bushfire death toll reached 23 on Saturday, and more than 1,500 homes have been destroyed in bushfires this season across New South Wales and Victoria.

Selena shared a link to an article on Instagram, urging her 164 million followers to donate.

Absolutely devastated by the fires in Australia,’ the 27-year-old pop star wrote.

‘Praying for everyone affected and all of the first responders. I’m making a donation and would love if you would consider doing the same if you can.’

Kim Kardashian alerted her fans on Instagram Stories to the fact that ‘over half a billion animals have been killed in Australia’.

Pink, real name Alecia Beth Moore, shared links to local state fire services in Australia where her Twitter followers can donate.

The 40-year-old singer-songwriter said she is ‘totally devastated’ and is pledging a donation of $500,000.

‘I am totally devastated watching what is happening in Australia right now with the horrific bushfires,’ she wrote.

I am pledging a donation of $500,000 directly to the local fire services that are battling so hard on the frontlines. My heart goes out to our friends and family in Oz.’

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