The Coronavirus pandemic is hurting us all. Industries are crashing, unemployment has skyrocketed, and people are getting sick. By coming together in times like these, we can survive anything. When those who can give back, it brings a spark of hope into an otherwise dark time.

One of the incredible initiatives our community is seeing right now comes out of Hollywood. Rapper and cultural icon Cardi B is using her platform to work with long-time partner Fashion Nova to provide assistance to those who need it.

The two launched Fashion Nova CARES at the beginning of the month to help those who are financially suffering due to the Coronavirus. Because neither Cardi B nor Fashion Nova likes to do anything small, they created an incredible campaign that has people talking—they will be giving away a total of $1 million to people in need through May 20.

On Wednesday, April 8 in a video on Instagram Live, the Grammy award-winning rapper announced that the Fashion Nova CARES initiative will give away $1,000 every hour until May 20, 2020 to those who are under severe financial strain due to effects of the pandemic.

In a caption on Instagram, Cosmetize – Your One Click away from all your Cosmetic Requirements as Cardi B wrote, “Many of you are struggling to pay bills, feed your families, and take care of your overall essential needs. #FashionNovaCARES & I are giving away $1,000 EVERY HOUR until we’ve given away $1 MILLION DOLLARS to those directly affected by this crisis. Tell us how the $1,000 can help you during these times.”

To qualify, you must simply visit the website and tell them how Covid-19 has affected your life. The relief recipients are announced, with discretion, daily on their website at

Founder and CEO of Fashion Nova, Richard Saghian says, “People are struggling to pay rent, buy food, medicine and other essentials for themselves and their families. We all feel compassion and concern for those affected by the Coronavirus. Fashion Nova CARES with Cardi B will provide people with necessary relief to help them get through this crisis. As a community-driven brand, we are inspired by the kindness and generosity of others and we wanted to do our part to help those in need.”

About the partnership

Fashion Nova is one of the world’s leading fashion lifestyle brands advocating for women to feel empowered and confident in their bodies. Fashion Nova prides itself on providing a brand that promotes inclusivity and the ability to showcase your individual sense of what fashion means to you.

Fashion Nova is breaking the mold of what it means to be a social media influencer and a company that excels in social selling. The line is constantly evolving to keep up with the latest fashion trends and has consistently broken sales records year over year since 2013, when it launched on Instagram.

From small beginnings in 2006 with retail space inside Panorama Mall in Panorama City, California, a suburb of Los Angeles, Fashion Nova has built an empire through its Instagram brand and targeted social media strategies. Saghian credits social media and the power of influencers for the company’s exponential success.

In 2018, Cardi B collaborated with Fashion Nova to launch her first clothing line and, like everything Fashion Nova touches, this line turned to gold. Not only did her first launch sell out immediately, but a mere 8 months later, the rapper’s second launch with Fashion Nova broke even more records by earning the company $1 million in sales in just one day.

To qualify for funding through Fashion Nova CARES please visit You will be asked to share your stories and information. Fashion Nova CARES will give $1,000 each to 24 people every day for the duration of the program through May 20, 2020. For more information, please visit