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Our Hospital Needs Gaming Heroes Like YOU! Join Extra Life in Celebration of Tabletop Appreciation Weekend

Are you a gamer who is looking for ways to give back to your local community? Now more than ever Duke Children’s needs your support.

What: Extra Life is a peer-to-peer fundraising program for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Local gamers have raised funds since 2008 #ForTheKids treated at our children’s hospital — raising more than $500,000.

This year is Extra Life’s fourth annual Tabletop Appreciation Weekend. Here’s how you can join in on our online celebration of tabletop gaming:

Register at then participate and celebrate however best works for you — including:

  • A movie night on Friday, Aug 21, 2020 8pm EST live on
  • Celebrate the best way we know how — by playing games! Tabletop Appreciation Weekend is August 22-23, 2020.
  • Download tabletop themed broadcast overlays for the occasion here.
  • Unlock Extra Life’s exclusive $75 USD fundraising incentive during the month of August — learn more at
  • Connect on social using #ExtraLifeTabletop on TwitterInstagramFacebookTwitch and Discord.

Why: Because now more than ever, children’s hospitals like ours need gaming heroes like you.

So, are you in?