On the 9th of December popular YouTuber PewDiePie hosted a Live Charity Stream on YouTube for ‘(RED)‘. He was joined on camera by well known YouTubers Markiplier, Jacksepticeye, KickthePJ and Emmablackery.
During his 7 hour 31 minute Live Stream they raised $1,300,000 for the charity. Based on the charities published activity this will help around 6,800,000 people!
What is (RED)?
(RED) is a charity fighting Aids and aims to have it eradicated by 2030. Popular brands have partnered with (RED) such as Beats by Dre, Apple, Bank of America, Salesforce, Starbucks, SAP, Coca-Cola, GAP, Vespa and Dyson.
Where you see (RED) on products you buy you know that up to 50% of the profits go to (RED) to fight AIDS/HIV. The contribution helps a person affected by HIV in Ghana, Lesotho, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Kenya and Zambia.
(RED) has raised over $365 Million over the past 10 years to support The Global Fund’s work which has helped over 70 Million people
We made this article to show appriciation for PewDiePie but mostly to spread awareness of (RED). Please donate here: https://red.org/donate/