Prevent Cancer Foundation gets over 2.6 million dollars from Awesome Games Done Quick 2023 thanks to donations
Games Done Quick (GDQ) recently organized the Awesome Games Done Quick 2023. This event went on from January 8 to January 15, 2023, and featured several speed runs from the best speed runners all over the world.
This week-long gaming speed run event is organized annually by Games Done Quick (GDQ). And, this year’s iteration concluded yesterday. In total, the event raised over 2.6 million dollars. All of this money goes to the Prevent Cancer Foundation.
Games Done Quick also made a new tweet talking about this massive donation thanking all the key players of this event.
Awesome Games Done Quick donation total for this year
This year’s iteration, namely, Awesome Games Done Quick 2023 got a total of $2,645,350.41 in total donations. This massive amount came from 39868 different donations, and the total number of donors was 21529.
The average and median donation amounts came out to be $66.35 and $25.00 respectively. The highest amount of donation, which amounted to $100,000 was donated by Games Done Quick themselves. All of this information is openly available at the Awesome Games Done Quick official tracker.
This amount is less when compared to the total amount of money raised from Awesome Games Done Quick 2022, which stood at 3.4 million, but is still a massive amount nonetheless.
About Games Done Quick
Games Done Quick is a series of gaming marathons with charity as its main focus. The events of GDQ involve the best speed runners from all over the world showing their exceptional skills, and clearing the games in unbelievable amounts of time. So far, GDQ has teamed up with several organisations and has raised over 34 million dollars for various charities all over the world.
Awesome Games Done Quick 2023 was the first event from Games Done Quick this year, however, it is not the end. Next up, we also have Summer Games Done Quick which will be happening around the end of May 2023. To be precise, it will be kicking off on May 28, and go on till June 4, 2023. Last year’s SGDQ raised over 3.01 million for Doctors Without Borders, and it is to be seen how much this year’s SGDQ manages to raise.
Awesome Games Done Quick 2023 of Games Done Quick, the popular series of charity video gaming marathons, just came to an end yesterday. This year, the event managed to raise over 2.6 million dollars which will benefit the Prevent Cancer Foundation.