12.23.2020

Beyonce's BeyGOOD to Donate Half a Million Dollars to Families Facing Evictions Next Year

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Beyonce is in a giving mood — again — and this time she’s cutting checks for fans who can’t pay their rent.

Queen Bey announced Tuesday that her charity, BeyGOOD, will begin donating $5,000 to 100 individuals and families facing evictions or having trouble paying rent because of the coronavirus. The second round of donations will start going out in February.

This will be welcome news to many Americans, especially because the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s moratorium on evictions expires on Dec. 26. Landlords were previously barred from evicting tenants for nonpayment during the coronavirus, but not forever — and that deadline is looming fast.

Read the full story at The Wrap.