Ariana Grande’s fans are always there for her, and she’s there for them, too.
“She reached out and took care of my salary for the month,” one fan told Page Six.
Grande has given between $500 and $1,500 to at least 10 fans over the cash transfer app Venmo, TMZ said.
Most of the fans to receive money have reportedly lost their jobs in the retail industry, with one fan receiving money to cover his rent for April.
During the crisis, Taylor Swift has also been helping out fans, giving one fan $3,000 after reading her heartbreaking post about the financial toll she’s suffered as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Questions about COVID-19? Here are some things you need to know:
Health officials caution against all international travel. Returning travellers are asked to self-isolate for 14 days in case they develop symptoms and to prevent spreading the virus to others.
Symptoms can include fever, cough and difficulty breathing — very similar to a cold or flu. Some people can develop a more severe illness. People most at risk of this include older adults and people with severe chronic medical conditions like heart, lung or kidney disease. If you develop symptoms, contact public health authorities.
To prevent the virus from spreading, experts recommend frequent handwashing and coughing into your sleeve. They also recommend minimizing contact with others, staying home as much as possible and maintaining a distance of two metres from other people if you go out.
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