Selfies raise money, awareness for charities From the Ice Bucket Challenge to Movember, social media campaigns raise billions

(June 3, 2015) Selfies fill up many social media feeds. But more and more often, those quick pictures are also being used to raise money for charity. When Bill Gates took a selfie last summer, his image was viewed over 20 million times. The Ice Bucket Challenge was a huge success, and right from the start, celebrity involvement drove huge buzz on social media. In the end, the campaign raised about a quarter of a billion dollars globally. (Read more CBC News)

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