Justin Bieber Visits Philippines to Help Typhoon Haiyan Victims

December 10, 2013

"Pop singer Justin Bieber visited the Philippines Tuesday to help victims of Typhoon Haiyan. The storm claimed thousands of lives and caused millions of dollars of damage to the country in early November...Bieber, 19, arrived to the country on a special flight, Immigration officer Jerome Ollet said, according to the Associated Press. Bieber’s visit is a part of the teen pop star’s ongoing efforts to offer relief to those impacted by the typhoon.Bieber has risen more than $600,000 dollars so far that will go to charities like UNICEF, Action Against Hunger, and the Philam Foundation. His goal is to raise $1 million according to the fundraising website. During the singer’s visit to the country he performed an exclusive concert in Tacloban according tolocal media reports."