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Want to take your support of Extra Life to the next level? Here are four easy things you can do, right now to level up!



1. Follow and share us on social


Following us and sharing our awesome content on Discord, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram helps get the word out about the amazing things Extra Life related. Believe it or not, there still plenty of folks who have yet to hear about playing game and healing kids




2. Subscribe to us on Twitch!


Our Twitch channel is a Charity Partnered channel, which means that you can now subscribe and support the kids while enjoying hours of content from our amazing community. If you happen to be an Amazon Prime member, you get one (1) free subscription (Twitch Prime) each month which "includes bonus games and exclusive in-game content, a channel subscription every 30 days at no additional cost to be used on any Partnered and Affiliate channel, ad-free viewing on Twitch, exclusive emotes, and chat badge." 


Free content? No ads? Support Extra Life? Sounds like a no-brainer ;)! 


Check out the Twitch Prime guide to learn how use your monthly subscription for subscribing to our Twitch channel. 







3. Auto hosting the official Extra Life Twitch channel


When you're not streaming, consider adding our official Twitch channel so your auto hosting list!


Step 1: Sign up for a Twitch account!


Step 2: To auto host Extra Life's Official Channel, just go to your "Settings" > "Channel & Videos" > scroll down to "Host List"> select the "+" > search for "ExtraLife4Kids" > add "ExtraLife4Kids" > select "Save Changes". 


Add our Official channel to your list today!


Read more about it:





4. Use our Humble Bundle Charity Partner Link


If you're like us, you like games. A lot. It's even better when you can buy a lot of games for a great cause. 


Enter, Humble Bundle. If you're not aware of this awesome group, then it's definitely time to get acquainted. When buying your PC games, software and digital books, use Humble Bundle to purchase them AND contribute to charity. Specifically, Extra Life!


Use the following links to purchase and support Extra Life: 


For the latest Humble Bundles:


For Humble Bundle Monthly:


For all of your Humble Store purchases, be sure to add Extra Life as your selected charity! Take a peep below.


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Once you set Extra Life as your selected charity on Humble Bundle, your purchases from the Humble Store will support us!


***BONUS Pro-tip***


Are you a Humble Partner? You can set Extra Life as your charity in your partner link!


So you're a Humble Bundle Partner, nicely done! Did you know that you can customize your Partner link to include Extra Life a your charity of choice? This will assign a portion of purchases made by people using your link to go back to Extra Life, providing mission critical funding! These sales are actually helping save lives of sick and injured kids across the US and Canada. Good work!


It's super easy to set up too!


You can select Extra Life and it add to your partner link in your Partner Dashboard.This is found in the "Charity Select" portion of the dashboard.

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You can then select Extra Life. Once you've selected Extra Life, you'll see it at the top bar of the Charity Selection portion.


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You'll then see that your current charity selected is Extra Life!

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This places the charity ID to all your partner links in the Partner Dashboard. For example, your referral link may look like this:


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Add these easy and fun steps to your Extra Life arsenal and help us to continue to support sick and injured kids across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.


Keep being amazing!


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