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With viral tweet, WSU student raises tens of thousands in donations for St. Jude Children’s Hospital

By The Spokesman-Review  
   November 30, 2017

Within a few hours of posting, her pledge started picking up steam. Within a day of her pledge she’d inadvertently promised to donate $100,000, and the amount kept climbing. And climbing. And climbing. She tweeted to Ellen Degeneres and her TV show, the “Ellen Show” for help. She tweeted to Jimmy Fallon: “LOVE your show, huge fan.”

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