Aussie fire fund has raised $25M in 3 days

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Aussie fire fund has raised $25M in 3 days

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Not only is she raising funds, she's delivering supplies to the firefighters.

Comedian Celeste Barber’s fire fund has raised a staggering $25m in three days. She said today it was an example of ‘power to the people’.

The country has been left in awe of comedian Celeste Barber who has managed to raise more than $25 million for volunteer firefighters – in three days.

Barber set up the Facebook fundraiser on Friday and by late that afternoon had received a staggering amount of donations from around Australia and overseas.

Today Channel 7 caught up with Barber as she loaded supplies for firefighters into her car.

Asked if she was surprised by the response to her fundraiser she said no.

“People are amazing. Power to the people. Someone needed to do something and the people have done something,” she said. ... 3957dc014b
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Re: Aussie fire fund has raised $25M in 3 days

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She was up to $700,000 before Instagram halted her site. ... 00k-2020-1

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