Pulse SL event: L$5.5 million for Orlando victims and families


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Pulse Pulse event information on Flickr

I’ve just caught Strawberry  Singh’s Google+ note that the Second Life fund-raiser for the victims of the horrific shooting at Orlando’s Pulse Nightclub in June has now closed.

The in-world event, organised by Casper Warden of Caspervend, Skye Everidge, and CerberusXing, closed its doors on July 12th having raised L$5.5 million since June 28th. That’s around US $21,400 raised for  the Pulse Victims GoFundMe Page established by Equality Florida, the state’s bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) civil rights organisation, with the aim of providing financial support for the victims of the shooting and their families.

The fund-raiser was organised by Casper Warden, Skye Everidge, and CerberusXing The fund-raiser was organised by Casper Warden, Skye Everidge, and CerberusXing

“I’m absolutely dumbfounded and warmed by the way that the Second Life community has come together for this cause,” Casper told me when I contacted him after reading Berry’s note. “It shows the compassion and generosity of our community has no…

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