Twitch Charity makes charity streams easier and more charitable

Attempting to make charity streams easier to use, Twitch has beta-launched a new fundraising stream feature – Twitch Charity. There is a post on the website that tells us more about it: Charity streams are a core part of what makes Twitch a wonderful place. The generosity, the community, the sense of belonging and solidarity — it’s a beautiful experience and entirely a product of the communities and streamers who make Twitch go ‘round. We wanted to make these moments do even more good so, say hello to the new…

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Make-A-WishⓇ International Partners with StreamElements for Charity Campaign

StreamElements, a new form of media company that powers digital content creators by providing tools and services for live stream production, monetization, and audience engagement, today announced a partnership with Make-A-Wish® International, the global nonprofit organization that creates life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses, for a week-long charity initiative on Twitch, the leading service and community for multiplayer entertainment, among other platforms. The goal of the campaign is to raise US $50,000 to support Make-A-Wish International’s efforts to transform the lives of children with critical illnesses. The campaign will…

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1,000 Dreams Fund to Fuel Awareness and Funding for Underserved Female Content Creators with Streams for Dreams Charity Event on Twitch

To help celebrate Women’s History Month, the 1,000 Dreams Fund (1DF), a national non-profit that provides micro-grants to young women in the U.S., is launching its Streams for Dreams program on social video service Twitch. This new charity initiative is designed to support women who are pursuing their dreams in content creation, while raising awareness for the continued gender gap in financial funding for young women in the ever-expanding gaming and broadcasting space. As part of the event, 1DF is introducing the Twitch BroadcastHER Grant, which will directly benefit female…

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