Clubhouse Is Disrupting Another Industry: Charity Telethons

A Clubhouse charity drive raised more than $140,000 for Texans hit by disaster

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“Twitter is pretty asynchronous, I can’t really get as much engagement, but if I open up a room on Clubhouse, I’m going to get 1,500 to 2,000 people in there.”

“The news may forget about us, but Clubhouse won’t.”

One week after Hughes held his original room — the fundraiser broke $100,000 during an event with celebrities Terry Crews, Mike Judge, and Andra Day.

Colleen Hagerty is a freelance multimedia journalist specializing in disaster reporting. More at

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