Australia: Hillsong Church Raises Over $1M for Wildfire Relief
The fires have killed more than two dozen people, including a firefighter who was working to put out unattended campfires. More than 2,000 homes have been lost, but many businesses have been destroyed, too, adding to the personal and economic impact of the tragedy.
The church raised funds to send the Salvation Army, Red Cross and other volunteers to the devastated areas where they will provide food and water to fire crews and evacuees. Hillsong senior pastor Brian Houston posted on Instagram that $1,003,955,52 has been raised by the Hillsong Global Bushfires appeal […]