Over $153K raised for churches impacted by COVID-19 during celebrity benefit simulcast

By The Christian Post

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Over $150,000 was raised to help churches struggling financially during the COVID-19 pandemic during a charity simulcast event Friday co-sponsored by Right Now Media that featured Christian leaders, celebrities and athletes. 

The Churches Helping Churches Challenge announced Monday that its May 15 benefit simulcast drew over 258,000 viewers and raised $153,187 from 716 donors. 

Christian artists Lecrae, Lauren Daigle, Kirk Franklin, Toby Mac and the band for King and Country were among those who performed at the benefit event. 

Source:The Christian Post