[lastfm]Taylor Swift[/lastfm] is doing what she can to help the victims in her hometown of Nashville recover after the floods there!
According to the Associated Press, [lastfm]Taylor Swift[/lastfm] donated 500-thousand dollars to various flood relief organizations. Cleanup and repair of the area is supposed to cost more than one-billion dollars. Swift has lived in Nashville since she was 14 years old.
She says, “Being at home during the storm, I honestly could not believe what was happening to the city and the people I love so dearly,” Swift told The Associated Press in an e-mail. “Nashville is my home, and the reason why I get to do what I love. I have always been proud to be a Nashvillian, but especially now, seeing the love that runs through this city when there are people in crisis.”