At 8pm EST, Season 8 winner Kris Allen will perform “Let it Be” and present footage of his trip to Haiti with the UN Foundation.

Kris traveled with UN Foundation CEO Kathy Calvin to Haiti to raise funds and awareness last week. This episode is part of the show’s Idol Gives Back series, intended to do exactly what the title suggests. Viewers will be able to donate online or by texting during the show.

For a primer on the UN’s work in Haiti, check out our coverage.  Mark also posted some clips from the trip.

*Photo: American Idol



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