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Here’s how much Australia’s billionaires have donated to relief efforts for the wildfires that have destroyed 25 million acres of land and have killed at least 28 people

Wildfires have been tearing through Australia since late July, damaging more than 3,000 homes and killing at least 28 people. Australians including Celeste Barber, the comedian who organised the largest fundraiser in Facebook’s history for wildfire relief efforts, have criticised the country’s billionaires for not donating more. The largest known […]
Here’s how much Australia’s billionaires have donated to relief efforts for the wildfires that have destroyed 25 million acres of land and have killed at least 28 people
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More than $73 million has been raised through Facebook for bushfire relief in Australia, as social media and new online platforms pave the way for faster donations

More than $73 million has been raised for bushfire relief through Facebook donation pages. Celeste Barber’s Facebook fundraiser for Trustee for NSW Rural Fire Service & Brigades Donations Fund has generated over $50 million – the largest fundraiser on the platform globally. More than 6,000 GoFundMe pages have also been […]
More than $73 million has been raised through Facebook for bushfire relief in Australia, as social media and new online platforms pave the way for faster donations