The pop star went to water company Icelandic Glacial to purchase bottles for Flint residents, and the company agreed to match her donation. That makes 181,440 bottles in all, Icelandic Glacial announced.
Cher said she hopes other stars are motivated to help however they can — people in show biz have always been generous, she noted. Cher also gave a shoutout to Flint Mayor Karen Weaver, after the governor said she needed more power to manage the crisis.
Claudia Koerner is an editor and reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Los Angeles.