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.

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So she’s using her talent to help healthcare workers. But needs others to chip in.

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“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.

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