Additional Talent Announced For Cov-Aid 10-Hour Streaming Charity Event On Giving Tuesday

Event To Feature Lil Jon, Rob “Gronk” Gronkowski, Waka Flocka Flame, SiLLY, SoaR Gaming, Donovan Carter, Slim Jxmmi, Michele Morrow, DJ Babey Drew, Harrison Bader,DJ Infamous, Lea Salonga, Sam Seum, Ghost Gaming and More

All Proceeds to Support Americares and Boys & Girls Clubs of America 

Initiatives Related to Covid-19 Relief

Partners include United in Gaming, Skillshot Media, Uspech Marketing,  Film Quality Services, Subnation, Visual Weaponry, Softgiving, KontrolFreek, Mojichat and Lunchbox.gg

Additional talent has been announced for the upcoming C O V – A I D™ event, a massive, multi-platform, one-day online charity event on Giving Tuesday, ​Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT​. The event will feature more than ​10 hours of content showcasing popular gamers, athletes, artists and other personalities streamed across top social game-streaming platforms including ​Twitch​, ​YouTube​, ​Mixer, Twitter ​ and ​YouTube​. All proceeds will be donated to ​Americares and ​Boys & Girls Clubs of America​ to help the fight against COVID-19, and to support front-line medical professionals, first responders, and families​ most directly affected by COVID-19​.

The event will feature a mix of interactive, live-streamed competitions and performances, plus pre-recorded content from entertainers, athletes, and other personalities. Talent will include Grammy Award-winning artist​ Lil Jon​; Super Bowl champion​ Rob “Gronk” Gronkowski​; Rapper ​Waka Flocka Flame​; Call of Duty champion ​SiLLY​; esports organization​ SoaR Gaming​; actor ​Donavan Carte​r (HBO “Ballers”); Rapper ​Slim Jxmmi​; ​television presenter, actress, writer, video game journalist and producer Michele Morrow; Grammy Award-winning producer DJ Babey Drew; MLB players including former St. Louis Cardinals outfielder ​Harrison Bader​; Grammy Award-winning record producer ​DJ Infamous​; Tony Award-winning actress and singer ​Lea Salonga​;​ ​streamer ​Sam Seum​;​ ​and esports organization ​Ghost Gaming​.​ ​Additional talent will be announced.

COV-AID was created, and is being produced, by a consortium of media and technology firms with close ties to the gaming and esports community, including: ​United in Gaming​, Skillshot Media, Uspech Marketing, Film Quality Services, Subnation, Visual Weaponry, Softgiving, KontrolFreek, Mojichat and Lunchbox.gg

For more information, or to make a donation, please visit cov-aid.org

COV-AID media contact:

Melissa Sanders, Tadpole Communications

404.909.6726 | melissa@tadpolecomm.net

Americares media contact:

Donna Porstner

516.607.1180 | DPorstner@americares.org

Boys & Girls Clubs of America contact:

Ashley Keyes

404.285.2326 | akeyes@BGCA.org

Media Contact
Company Name: COV-AID
Contact Person: Melissa Sanders
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Phone: 404.909.6726
Country: United States
Website: www.cov-aid.org