On Tuesday, Kelly sat on her sofa, one of many final items of furnishings left in her condominium in Las Vegas, and was instructed how a lot cash was raised. The mother of three was left speechless as CNN’s Erin Burnett instructed her the quantity.
“I simply wish to inform all people thanks a lot,” Kelly stated as tears ran down her face. “I am nonetheless in denial.”
Final 12 months, the 32-year-old misplaced her job as a card vendor when the pandemic pressured casinos to close down. She is likely one of the greater than 11 million Individuals which might be behind on their hire, based on the Heart on Funds and Coverage Priorities.
“I had no concept what we had been going to do,” Kelly stated about dealing with eviction.
“It gave me loads of hope,” she stated. “And I simply wish to be sure that I do the perfect that I can to assist the subsequent individual that’s in my identical scenario.”