Kylie Jenner is using her celebrity platform for a good cause.
Kicking off the 17th season of the Ellen DeGeneres Show, the 22-year-old Keeping Up With the Kardashians star appeared on Monday’s episode with her mother, Kris Jenner. In fact, this marked the Kylie Cosmetics founder’s first sit-down interview since giving birth to her and Travis Scott‘s daughter, Stormi Webster.
Making this episode even more special than what it already was, Kylie surprised a women’s empowerment organization called Nest of Love with a total of $750,000. After both reality TV personalities learned about the group’s inspiring work from founder Samantha Gil and two of its main members, Briana Grumet and Daniela Villa, the famous mother-daughter duo wanted to help out and give back.
Which is exactly what they did.
Kylie gifted the organization with $150,000 and $100,000 for Samantha. What’s more? Each member of the female group went home a Kylie Cosmetics Birthday collection and … something even bigger.
“We are giving you each $50,000,” Kylie shared with the organization’s members. “Each one of you
She added, “You guys are so amazing.”
Additionally, the 63-year-old momager and Kardashian-Jenner matriarch praised the Florida-based group for their work and reiterated Kylie’s comments. “We admire you all so much,” she said. “I know I do.” Ellen DeGeneres revealed that a total of $750,000 was gifted, thanks to the beauty mogul from the proceeds of the Kylie Cosmetics Birthday Collection.
The news of Kylie’s generous donation comes a few months after she was named the youngest self-made billionaire by Forbes. Of course, with her impressive
When the daytime host asked the 22-year-old star if her family gives her a “hard time,” she responded, “It’s only when we’re in a group chat talking about where we should go on a group trip, and then everyone’s like, ‘Kylie? Are you going to pay for it?’ Or, just stuff like that.”
She added, “They’re really proud of me, for sure.”