5. On Thursday, the couple’s friends began noticing an interesting donation to the page…
6. A donation for $15,000 was left for the family, and it was signed “Taylor Swift.”
7. Turns out, this wasn’t a weird internet hoax. Taylor Swift really donated $15,000 to the VanRiper family, a source with knowledge of the situation confirmed to BuzzFeed News.
8. Kibby told BuzzFeed News that when she saw the donation from Swift when she first woke up, she thought she was still dreaming.
“I didn’t believe it at first,” she said.
She added that the VanRiper family and their loved ones are incredibly moved by Swift’s gesture.
“This woman is amazing,” she said.
GoFundMe told BuzzFeed News it could not comment on donations for privacy reasons.
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