Later in the press briefing, Sanders was asked if the money will come directly from Trump, as opposed to the Trump organization or the Trump Foundation. She said that Trump wants reporters to chime in on which charities should get his money.
On Tuesday, the President's campaign asked supporters to donate to charities involved in the Texas recovery effort.
A few weeks later, the White House announced that Trump had chose to give his first three months of salary to the Interior Department; his second three months worth went to the Education Department.
He says, "I don't think there's going to be a lot of benefits going out to illegal immigrants". Sanders said the President wanted reporters to help him decide which organization would maximize the impact of his funding.
Trump pushes tax reform in Missouri
The administration and GOP lawmakers have set an end-of-year timeframe by which they expect the tax legislation to be completed. As a presidential candidate Trump suggested lowering corporate rates and lowering the rate for top earners.
PV Sindhu loses final at World Badminton Championships, wins silver
Nozomi exhausted out Sindhu by prolonging the rallies as the Hyderabadi tried to close the points quickly and made errors. PV Sindhu had made her way into the finals of World Badminton Championships by defeating China's Chen Yufie 21-13, 21-10.
Rex Tillerson draws a line between American values and Trump's values
Economic adviser Gary Cohn reportedly had drafted his resignation letter after Trump blamed "both sides" on the violence.
Mr Trump, a former real estate magnate, has been blasted in the past for giving far less of his income to charitable causes than other multi-billionaires.
Vice President Pence surveyed flooded-out areas of Texas on Thursday.
U.S. President Donald Trump holds a flag of the state of Texas after receiving a briefing on Tropical Storm Harvey relief efforts at a local fire station where local residents gathered to welcome the president in Corpus Christi, Texas, U.S., August 29, 2017.
In Beaumont, Texas, doctors and nurses evacuated some 190 people from a hospital that halted operations after the storm knocked out water service in the city of nearly 120,000 people.