It has been announced that on October 1st Xbox 360 gamers can help raise money for charity. The community event, which is going by the name Gaming and Giving for Good (or G3), is to help benefit the charity Extra Life. They raise money through gamers who get friends and family to sponsor them to game.
All proceeds raised go to the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Also, if you register to take part then you’ll get free Xbox Live Gold membership for the duration of G3.
G3 lasts from 8am October 1st to 8am October 2nd. This timing relates to all time zones. If you want to register and learn more about G3 head here.
If you want to learn more about what Extra Life does then go here.
If you’re an Xbox 360 gamer and you were going to game anyway, you might as well register.
Source: Major Nelson’s Blog