CHICAGO (CBS) — A Hyde Park musician is using her talent to raise money for Roseland Community Hospital.
As a performer, Takara Allen is struggling to make ends meet because all her gigs are canceled.READ MORE: 5 Killed, 38 Wounded In Weekend Shootings Across Chicago
So she’s using her talent to help healthcare workers. But needs others to chip in.READ MORE: 2 Dead In Fiery Crash On Stevenson Expressway Near La Grange Road
“I was like well maybe if I offer this song to people they might find it in their hearts to chip in and help,” Allen said. “Since I don’t have a bunch of money, I can donate myself. But together a lot of people can do a lot with a little.”
If you’d like to donate to her GoFundMe site, visit her Instagram page @takarathekoala and click on the link in her bio.MORE NEWS: 16-Year-Old Boy Grazed In Hand By Men Who Were Shooting At Each Other As He Took Out The Garbage In Englewood