Date Published: April 19, 2020
Source: Global News
Celebrities and notable figures from around the world supported brave healthcare workers by performing and speaking during ‘One World: Together at Home’, a broadcast special on Saturday. The six-hour event created by Global Citizen and the World Health Organization featured six hours of celebrity guests, including Elton John, Billie Eilish, Shawn Mendes, and Paul McCartney. Stars reiterated messages about the importance of social distancing and hand-washing throughout the show. Between performances, stories from people fighting COVID-19 on the frontlines were featured. Lady Gaga, who helped lead production of the show, said $35 million USD was raised and will be put towards PPE and testing kits around the world.
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Summary by: Roslyn Mainland