The recent "Hope For Haiti" telethon that featured everyone from actors to artists like Jay-Z has reportedly generated more than sixty-one million dollars for relief efforts in Haiti. According multiple reports, the event last week brought in close to eighty-five million viewers, with broadcasts on multiple networks.
"Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief" had a gross average audience of around twenty-four million viewers in the United States alone according to Nielson Media Research. Across the web and mobile networks, the "Hope For Haiti Now" effort has got more than 1.9 million video streams plus on MTV.com alone there have been over 5.8 million streams throughout the weekend.
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