And of 815.000 pounds, a little less than 760.000 euro, the initial value of the fund for the Coronavirus the british star Elton John has opened to cope with the emergency. In fact, the The Elton John AIDS Foundation he wanted to do his part in helping the people with HIV who are having to deal with the pandemic.
With this background, the author of “Rocketman” he will seek to ensure the availability of medicines for people living with hiv, while also helping those who are working on a cure for the Covid 19. In a video from his Twitter profile, Elton John has explained:
For almost 30 years, my foundation gave priority to the most vulnerable people with HIV, putting an end to the AIDS epidemic. And we will strive even during the crisis COVID-19. The distribution of medicinal products, the test and the preventive treatment are not so simple as they were a few weeks ago.
Then our new emergency fund COVID-19 help those who is first in line to prepare for and respond to the pandemic and its effects on HIV prevention and on the care of marginalized communities. We have to keep up otherwise the effects could be disastrous for the people living with HIV and other infectious diseases. We are with you, you’re thinking about and we’ll not let back none.
The Elton John concert for the Coronavirus
For the british star, this is the the second contribution after the outbreak of the pandemic. Only a few weeks before that, he held a small concert in the living room of his house Los Angeles.