Kylie Jenner has taken to Instagram to announce she will be making donations to help the fight racism.
In a Friday post to her Kylie Cosmetics page, the 22-year-old mogul named the places her money was going.
‘We will be donating to the following organization to help support the fight against racism,’ noted the mother to Stormi Webster. ‘Youth Justice Coaltion, Black Lives Matter, Campaign Zero, NAACP and Equal Justice Initiative.’
The star began her message by saying, ‘As a beauty brand built around communicty, we halways have, and always will, stand for inclusivity, and have set out to empower our custmers, followers and team members.’
She added, ‘We will continite to educate ourselves and our folloers on how we can come together to support the fight against racism and will celebrate, uplift, and empower the black community through our channels.’
The Calabasas, California native them said that change does not happen overnight.
‘This is an ongoing dialogue, and we hope you all will continue to be vocal abot what you want to see, not only from us, but from the beauty community, and from each other.’
She ended with a ‘we’re in this together,’ and then signed off ‘Kylie and the Kylie Comsetics Team.’
Not all fans responded well.
One of the followers fired back, ‘1)How many black employees do you have at this location? (HQ and satellite offices only) 2) How many black people are in leadership roles? This information needs to be made public ASAP. For viewers to see more information regarding this request check @pullupforchange.’
But others were very pleased with it. Sana24570 said, ‘This is makes me so happy’ and ayushi.dave_ added, ‘In this together!’
Alessandra.squitieri remaked, ‘Your message is so important and fundamental ❤️.’
This comes after sister Kim Kardashian made an announcement on Thursday about how her company her several companies will help after the death of George Floyd.
The 39-year-old reality TV star shared to messages to Instagram with the details. ‘We are donating,’ the mogul wrote as she named of the list of organizations that will see her money including Black Lives Matter and the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.
Husband Kanye West has donated $2M ‘to the families and legal teams’ fighting for Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and Floyd.
It was added the Stronger rapper is setting up a college fund for George’s daughter Gianna, aged six.
And it was claimed the artist is giving money ‘to several black-owned businesses in his hometown of Chicago.’
Kim’s message began, ‘SKIMS is a brand rooted in inclusivity and diversity.’ The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star added, ‘We stand in solidarity with the fight against systemic racism and are committed to supporting and participating in the shift hat needs to take place.’
The mother-of-four then said, ‘We are donating across organizations focused on making change and fighting racial injustice.’
The cover girl listed off the organizations that will see her money.
Among them are NAACP Legal Defense Fund, National Urban League, Color Of Change, and Black Lives Matter.
Kim then ended with: ‘We hope you join us in taking action to make lasting change.’
Another note added that not just SKIMS but all her brands would be weighing in including her makeup and fragrance companies: ‘My teams and I stand in solidarity with those making their voices heard in the fight against systemic racism.’