Since 2015, more than 2,200 heroes have raised more than $330,000 for Penn State Health Children’s Hospital by Gaming for Good.
What does it mean to Game for Good? Gaming for good is about playing the games that bring us joy to help bring others joy. EVERYONE is welcome! Whether you're a daily Wordle player, a member of an eSports team, a mini-golf expert or an Animal Crossing architect, there's space for you to raise funds for kids in need through your way to play. Turn your love for gaming into dollars raised for Penn State Health Children’s Hospital.
Special thanks to our 2023 Extra Life sponsor, The Hershey Company!
Sample Social Media Post: I’ve turned my passion for gaming into helping kids at Penn State Health Children’s Hospital. Why? [insert your why]. Will you help me reach my goal of $[insert dollar goal] this year? [Insert information about your gaming activities, including a link to your stream (if applicable) and any donation challenges you may decide]. Together we’ll give the #GiftofGrowingUp to kids at Penn State Health Children’s Hospital.
You can host an Extra Life gaming activity at any time. But the Extra Life community hosts three events annually:
You can also check out our live-updated events calendar to find out more information on local community events and how to join:
Absolutely! We have sponsorship opportunities available to support our gaming heroes. Contact [email protected] to learn more.
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