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Dolly Parton's big donation and reading to kids

Besides donating money, Parton is also lending her voice.

A country mega star, and one of Conner's favorite singers, is shelling out big money for coronavirus research.

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Dolly Parton is cutting a million dollar check for Vanderbilt University to go towards funding COVID-19 research.

She is also now reading bedtime stories to children in quarantine.

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The singer is live-streaming the sessions in her "Goodnight with Dolly" series for free.