“This wraps the amazing #AGDQ2021!”
The racers who contributed to Awesome Games Done Quick raised more than $2.75 million (£2.3 million) for the Cancer Prevention Foundation.
“Our final #AGDQ2021 cancer prevention total amount is $2,758,847!” The organization announced the end of the event earlier today. “We hope you have a great time, watching all the running and talented runners, and would like to express our gratitude to everyone who participated in this event, everyone who contributed, and of course, to all those who are with us !”
Our final #AGDQ2021 @preventcancer totals 758,847!
We hope you have a good time, watching all the running and talented runners, and would like to express our gratitude to everyone who participated in this activity, everyone who donated, and of course, thank all those who are with us thank! pic.twitter.com/nBShMysTxR
-Games Done Quick (@GamesDoneQuick) January 10, 2021
“This sums up the amazing #AGDQ2021! Your support throughout the week is simply amazing, and we can’t fully thank you!” a further tweet said. “#SGDQ2021 is waiting for us, the details will come. Until then, we will provide regular Hotfix content on Twitch, so please stick with it!
However, money is still flowing in. At the time of writing, the total amount was only $2.76 million. Donations are still welcome through the official donation page, and you can even win prizes.
Games Done Quick is a charitable fundraising organization that has raised funds for charities through speeding operations in the past decade. The event will be broadcast live online in real time, and all donations are directly donated to charities.
The next GDQ event is planned to be held later this year, although the final date has not yet been determined. For more information, please visit the official website.