Raising Funds for Children’s Hospitals for Extra Life 2020

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Since 2008, gamers from all over the world have come together to raise money for Children’s Miracle Network hospitals by participating in Extra Life. Gamers commit to 24 hours of gaming, which can involve video games, tabletop games, or even at home, game show-style fun. Hospitals have been strained during 2020, and many are desperately in need of funds so they can continue to offer services to the patients and their families.

I will be kicking off my 24 hour marathon session on Nov 14, 2020 at 12am ET. Everyone is welcome to swing by, say hi, and help encourage me as I push to get through another 24 hours of gaming. If you would like, you may donate to my campaign here. Every penny raised this year is going to help my local Children’s Miracle Network hospital.

My marathons are always streamed on my Twitch channel until midnight/1am-ish on November 15, 2020. Then, I shall promptly pass out for a good 10 hours of sleep. Trust me when I say that sugar and caffeine crash hits pretty darn hard.

Annette’s Siliconera Extra Life 2020 Schedule

Midnight – 2am ET: Bugsnax
2-6am ET: Fallout 76
6-8am ET: Sackboy: A Big Adventure
8-10am ET: Astro’s Playroom
10-12pm ET: Mom Hid My Game
12-2pm ET: Untitled Goose Game
2-4pm ET: Overcooked: All You Can Eat
4-6pm ET: Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin
6-8pm ET: Carto
8-12am ET: Jackbox games (with my closest gaming buddies)

Want to take part and fundraise for your local hospital? There’s still plenty of time left in the year to help sick kids. Hop on over to the Extra Life registration page to get started today. All funds collected by Dec 31, 2020 will count towards the overall 2020 total which is currently over $13M.

Annette Polis
Annette is an avid gamer and obsessed with Nendoroids. She is that one person you know who actually likes Fallout 76. You may have spotted her streaming or writing about video games elsewhere. Annette contributes reviews and playtests for Siliconera and assists with contests and giveaways.