Reposted from @ps_821
) - UPDATE: We did it!
Thank you to everyone who shared. We reached 5,000 shares in under 24 hours, generated awareness to over 300,000 people & donated over $11,000 to @wireswildliferescue
. We encourage you to continue sharing to generate awareness & donate on your own via the link bio if you can. Thank you again ♥️
Our hearts are broken for Australia.
Millions of acres of land are being torched and entire homes have been destroyed. 136 fires are burning across NSW and 69 are not contained. 2,700 firefighters are battling the #bushfires
and 3 have died. HALF A BILLION animals have died & tragically 24 people. Almost a third of koalas in NSW may have been killed in the fires and a third of their habitat has been destroyed. In total, more than 14.7 million acres have burned across the country’s six states.
We’ve seen the Instagram community come together this past week in such a tremendous way. As a brand built on philanthropy & humans on this planet, we want to make donating to relief efforts easier than ever - simply by sharing this post. Help us generate awareness by sharing this post and we will donate $1 to the @wireswildliferescue
for every share + comment up to $5,000! Our parent company, StreetTrend, has agreed to MATCH our donation at $5,000 once we get there – and we know we will. By helping us share this post, we will grow awareness beyond our immediate community. All money will be donated to @wireswildliferescue
’s efforts to rescue animals affected by the fire. The planet needs us. 🌎 #Australia #BushFiresAustralia #SaveThePlanet
3D Visualization by @anthony_hearsey