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GamesAid has raised over 3.2m

UK games industry charity splits past year's sum of 557,839 between eight charities to help young people

Final Fantasy XIV charity march raises over $21,000 for hurricane relief

12-hour livestream reached $1,000 target "right after the event started"

By James Batchelor

Blizzard brings annual charity drive forward for hurricane relief

World of Warcraft charity pet sale will raises money for Irma and Sandy relief

Valiance Online players can donate to Hurricane Harvey relief

SilverHelm Studios will donate all money raised by the game's players on September 13

Warner Bros donating Shadow of War DLC revenue to family of late producer

Update: Warner Bros. clarifies position on memorial DLC, says it will not profit from sales regardless of the territory

By James Batchelor

Bungie and Games Done Quick supporting Hurricane Harvey relief

UPDATE: Charity streaming event raises $227,000 towards aid efforts

By James Batchelor

Wired Productions to support mental health charity TakeThis

Sales from The Town Of Light to support education charity

By Christopher Dring

Twitch users have raised $75 million for charity

More than 100 charities have benefited, with $9.1 million raised in 2017 so far

British Games Institute lays out Finance, Culture and Skills programmes

BGI needs 8 million a year for its plans, rising to as much as 12 million after three years

By Matthew Handrahan

Summer Games Done Quick raised $1.76 million

Annual summer charity fundraiser set a new record, proceeds donated to Doctors Without Borders

AbleGamers launches Player Panels to help devs improve accessibility

Charity will connect developers, publishers and more with disabled gamers to investigate how future titles can better cater for them

By James Batchelor

EA Play To Give will donate $1m to charity

Gender neutral charity and two anti-bullying organisations to benefit as publisher campaigns for “inclusion and play”

By James Batchelor

Raspberry Pi merges with CoderDojo

Low-cost computer maker unites with network of kids' coding clubs

By Brendan Sinclair

Games industry unites for Whale and Dolphin Conservation

Twitch, 505 Games and Relic support WDC's 24 hour gaming marathon

By Christopher Dring

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds raises $223k for charity

Charity Invitational yields huge rewards for Gamers Outreach

Why the games industry holds the key to War Child's future

The charity that supports children in war-torn areas reflects on its blossoming relationship with video games

By James Batchelor

War Child launches GameOn fundraising hub

After ten years and more than 2 million raised, War Child wants to step up its work with games industry partners

By Matthew Handrahan

Runescape sets fundraising target of 150,000 for mental health charities

CPSL Mind, The Prince's Trust and YMCA Right Here to be supported by fund

Studios team up for War Child fundraiser

Armistice campaign encourages 'peaceful gameplay'

By Christopher Dring

Voting opens for GamesAid charity selection

Members decide on who will benefit from this year's fund raising

By Dan Pearson

SpecialEffect's One Special Day raises over 90,000

“The generosity of the companies supporting this initiative has been overwhelming"

By Rachel Weber

Gamestop raises over $760,000 for St. Jude

"Every penny we raised will go toward helping kids fight cancer"

By Rachel Weber

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