Life P!nk is donating half a million dollars to the Australian fire brigade By weekster Posted on January 4, 2020 2 min read Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pink has donated $ 500,000 to the firefighters who are trying to extinguish the forest fires in Australia. The singer announced her donation on Twitter and Instagram. She called on her followers to give money too. “I am shocked by what is happening in Australia right now” “I’m shocked by what is happening in Australia right now with the horrible forest fires,” Pink wrote on social media. “I am making $ 500,000 available to the local firefighters who fight so hard at the front.” View this post on Instagram I am totally devastated watching what is happening in Australia right now with the horrific bushfires. 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 ❤️ A post shared by P!NK (@pink) on Jan 3, 2020 at 10:47pm PST Not long afterwards, P!nk posted a list on Instagram of data from a number of organizations that are committed to the firefighters in Australia. Pink is not the only celebrity who has called on her followers to support the firefighters. Comedian Celeste Barber has raised more than 9 million dollars.