2nd Annual Mining for Change!

We're excited to announce our 2nd Mining for Change! Watch over 18 of your favorite Minecrafters compete in a Minecraft UHC team competition & help raise funds in support of children with life-threatening illnesses!

Stream link (1 PM PT): twitch.tv/gamechangercharity

About The Event

Date: Saturday December 5th
Time: 1 PM Pacific Time (until ~4 PM)
How It Works: There will be 6 teams playing Minecraft in Ultra-Hard Core "UHC" game mode. Each of the 6 teams will include 3 Minecrafters and 1 “Youth Ambassador”, a child who has faced life-threatening illness. Similar to Hunger Games, the teams/players will engage in friendly combat while they battle for resources & protect their Youth Ambassadors! Donors will be able to influence gameplay by giving in-game items to their favorite Minecrafters to help them win!
How to Watch: OMGChad will host the main stream on GameChanger's Twitch channel (twitch.tv/gamechangercharity), and all 18 Minecrafters will also stream on their channels.

Player List & Teams

Check out the list of top Minecrafters playing in the 2nd Mining for Change & donate in support of your favorite Minecrafters to help their teams win!

To view the full list of Teams, Streamers & Youth Players, click here: 2nd MFC Teams & Streamers

Prizes, Giveaways & Donor Incentives!!

Here's your chance to get involved in the event! Donors on Saturday 12/5 will have a chance to send a virtual Minecraft item to their favorite Minecrafter & help their team win. Take a look at the items available, then make a donation to show your support & leave your mark!

Prizes subject to official terms & conditions.

Tweet: Donate to @GameChangerOrg & help your fave Minecrafters win the #UHC! #MiningForChange http://ctt.ec/WeT2c+

2nd Annual Mining For Change giveaway!

Purchase Mining for Change merchandise! 


Tweet: Donate to @GameChangerOrg & help your fave Minecrafters win the #UHC! #MiningForChange http://ctt.ec/WeT2c+

About GameChanger

GameChanger Charity's mission is to positively impact the lives of children & families suffering from life-threatening illnesses through video games, compassion and innovation. GameChanger focuses on improving quality of life by delivering meaningful services directly to patients & staff in hospitals, awarding financial aid & college scholarships, gifting thoughtful packages of video games & toys and hosting unique gaming events for patients ie Gamers Give Back Days. Powered by the generosity of the gaming community & corporations around the world, GameChanger processes over 100 tons of donated goods annually, hosts online gaming events with celebrities, launches custom digital eCommerce campaigns & has brightened the lives of over 20,000 patients, family members & caregivers with over 96% going to the cause. Founded in 2007, GameChanger was started by Jim Carol after witnessing the impact video games had on his son Taylor during a 5 year battle with Leukemia. To learn more, please visit gamechangercharity.org.


OFFICIAL TERMS & CONDITION FOR SWEEPSTAKES/PRIZES/GIVEAWAYS - All donations will be processed by GameChanger Charity, a 501c3 registered nonprofit (Tax ID 26-3438815). REWARDS/PRIZES/PROMOTIONS: Donor prizes/rewards are eligible to all donors within US and winners will be notified/sent their promotional prizes after 12/5/2015 (end of campaign) unless otherwise noted. Donor prizes and rewards are not available to international donors (international can entry to the Minecraft server during November and watch the December 5th event, but are not eligible for the top prizes or physical gifts in the mail). Rewards to donors may take up to 4-6 weeks to be delivered in the mail. Any questions or concerns, please contact info@gamechangercharity.org or call 949-661-3000. Subject to full terms available here.
NO PURCHASE OR CONTRIBUTION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Sweepstakes is offered only in the (50) U.S. to legal residents of the U.S. who are currently physically residing in the U.S., and are 13 years of age or older at time of entry. Ends 11:59 p.m. PT on 12/5/15 unless noted otherwise. To enter without making a contribution, print out the Entry Form (or piece of white paper) and follow the instructions. Mail-in requests must be postmarked no later than 12/415, and received no later than 6:00 pm PT on 12/515. Winners will be notified by 12/5/15. If donors wish to contribute but do not wish to be entered, they can type out a donation comment to remove themselves from the entry. Limit (5) entries total, per person, regardless of overall Contribution amount (if applicable), or method of entry. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Subject to complete Official Rules.

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