Hasan, IShowSpeed, Trainwreck, and many more Twitch streamers donate towards relief funds following the disastrous earthquake in Turkey and Syria. In a rather unfortunate natural disaster, Turkey and Syria have been recently hit by a deadly earthquake and veteran Twitch streamers like Hasan, IShowSpeed, and Trainwreck have come forward to donate funds for victims.
The level of destruction caused by the earthquake in Turkey makes it look like a war zone. This is utterly heartbreaking. Pray for Turkey and especially for the people trapped under the rubble. pic.twitter.com/PeqPXoNKlF
— KC (@kci2013) February 6, 2023
In the early hours of February 6, a 7.8-magnitude earthquake shook Turkey and Syria, killing more than 3200 people and injuring tens of thousands more. Rescue teams have started searching for and assisting individuals who have been buried under the rubble in a number of locations. Before the ‘Kirmizikep’ broadcast was abruptly cut short, the Turkish Twitch streamer managed to capture the first few seconds of the earthquake on video.
With the horrific earthquake that hit Turkey many are asking for donations to help. Big streamers like IShowSpeed, Hasan, Trainwreck and more have already responded pledging to donate. pic.twitter.com/pKbU53UdBK
— Jake Lucky (@JakeSucky) February 6, 2023
Hasan, IShowSpeed, Trainwreck, and many more Twitch streamers donate towards relief funds following the disastrous earthquake in Turkey and Syria
Following this natural disaster that left many people across the country without shelter and food, individuals and organizations have called for celebrities and influencers to show their support. Twitch streamers are among the individuals who are donating money and have arranged for people to contribute to the various relief funds available to help the victims of the earthquake.
After the earthquake Trainwreck tweeted, “does anyone know any legitimate humanitarian charities or efforts in turkey or working in turkey that take bitcoin? find me one and I’ll donate 150,000 USD to it – sending my prayers”.
Twitch streamer Hasan Abi has donated $25,000 and raised more than $565k for Turkey and Syria earthquake relief funds. He has set up a donation link for people to benefit those who have been impacted in this hour of need. IShowSpeed, Tarik, and Trainwreck have also donated to the funds.
— hasanabi (@hasanthehun) February 6, 2023
The Turkish government has issued a “level 4 alarm,” which requests assistance from nations outside of the European Union. As of now, there are support and prayers pouring in from all corners of the globe.