Austin’s Rooster Teeth raises $1.2 million for Dell Children’s

Austin online show production company Rooster Teeth helped raise $1.2 million for Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas through the Extra Life online gaming tournament last weekend. Through the tournament fans donated more than $770,000. Rooster Teeth provided a match as well as donated money from merchandise sales.

Rooster Teeth raised $1.2 million last for Dell Children’s.

Rooster Teeth has now donated more than $3 million in the last five years to the hospital. To honor the company, Dell Children’s is building a healing garden at is mental health wing that is being developed and naming it in honor of Rooster Teeth.

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Extra Life has donated more than $30 million to children’s hospitals since 2008.

 

Author: Nicole Villalpando

Nicole Villalpando writes about families in the Raising Austin blog and the Raising Austin column on Saturdays. She also offers a weekly and monthly family calendar at austin360.com/raisingaustin. She tweets at @raisingaustin.

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