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New Canaan's Edie Brickell & Paul Simon Donate $1M To Harvey Relief Efforts

Edie Brickell and Paul Simon of New Canaan
Edie Brickell and Paul Simon of New Canaan Photo Credit: Contributed

NEW CANAAN, Conn. — Singers/songwriters Edie Brickell and Paul Simon have pledged to give $1 million toward Hurricane Harvey relief efforts in Texas.

The donation from the New Canaan couple will focus on the smaller towns surrounding the Houston area. Medical emergencies and restoration of homes are seen as priorities.

Brickell was born and raised in the Dallas area.

The couple said more details would be released this week about their donation.

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