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The money will help build a recreation centre...

DESTINY’S CHILD are reported to have donated $500,000 to a church in their hometown of HOUSTON in the US.

According to MTV news, the group met church leaders at St John’s Methodist Church in the city to present them with the money late last week.

The cash will be used to help construct a recreational building, due to open in early 2002.

Speaking about the donation in a statement, church pastor Rudy Rasmus said: “The Knowles family, including Kelly, have always been a wonderful committed part of the St John’s Downtown community.”

Destiny’s Child are managed by Matthew Knowles, father of bandmember Beyonce.