Shawn Mendes was on tour in Mexico City when the earthquake hit and saw the destruction first hand. He felt compelled to reach out to Red Cross and help raise earthquake relief funds for Mexico. Mendes posted a video on YouTube hoping to inspire others to donate.
“After seeing the impact of the damage firsthand in Mexico, I wanted to find any way I could to raise funds,” said Mendes in a press release. “So we reached out to the Red Cross and partnered with them to setup a way to help those affected by the earthquake.”