Avril Lavigne is launching her first tour in 5 years

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CHICAGO, IL – DECEMBER 09: Avril Lavigne performs onstage during 103.5 KISS FM?s Jingle Ball 2013, presented by Jam Audio Collection, at United Center on December 9, 2013 in Chicago, IL. (Photo by Timothy Hiatt/Getty Images for Clear Channel)

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SEATTLE — Avril Lavigne is hitting the stage again and helping others at the same time.

The 34-year-old singer has announced her first North American tour in five years.

Her “Head Above Water” tour will run for 15 dates, kicking off in Seattle on September 14 and wrapping up on October 11 in Philadelphia. Sales for her tickets begin on June 25 at 12 p.m.

Lavigne announced the tour Monday on her official Instagram account.

According to Rolling Stone Magazine, one dollar from every ticket purchased will go to benefit the Avril Lavigne Foundation, which supports people with Lyme disease, serious illnesses or disabilities.

In 2015 Lavigne revealed that she had been bedridden for five moths after contracting Lyme disease.

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“I felt like I couldn’t breathe, I couldn’t talk, and I couldn’t move,” she told People magazine. “I thought I was dying.”

Ticket and tour city information can be found on Lavigne’s site.

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