Ben Stiller has raised $50,000 to build a school for kids who can’t read good and who wanna learn to do other stuff good too the children of Haiti.
Stiller struck a deal with Yahoo that they would donate one dollar for every person who re-tweeted a photo of himself at the Cannes Lions advertising festival in France.
Stiller reached the goal of $50,000 and was given a check from Yahoo to pay for a temporary school to be constructed in the country, which was damaged by a massive earthquake earlier this year.
Ben tweeted the following message: “Hey – woke up in Europe to learn we reached our goal of 50 thousand shares – THANK YOU!! Yahoo will build us a school in Haiti.”
Congrats Ben! Congrats people who re-tweeted for the cause!