1000 hours of our fave Youtubers all to raise money for cancer? YES PLEASE

Coming this Autumn, all our fave YouTubers are taking part in brilliant fundraising challenges on their channels for Stand Up to Cancer.

let's go niall

Joe Sugg and Caspar Lee are kicking things off on September 3rd with a challenge to stay quiet for three hours. All while trying to make each other crack. How long do you think they’ll last?

caspar and joe

Here’s who else is taking part:

  • Zoella
  • Alfie Deyes
  • Dan and Phil
  • Oli White
  • Louise Pentland
  • Marcus Butler
  • Ali A
  • Pixiwoo
  • Spencer FC
  • Sorted Food
  • Jim Chapman
  • Niki and Sammy
  • and even more!

Alfie had a few words to say about Stand Up to Cancer:

Stand Up To Cancer is all about joining forces to kick cancer’s ass. Now who wouldn’t want to do that? So many families are affected by cancer every day and we can do something about it, together.

Alfie Deyes 15

Stand Up To Cancer is a way to show cancer we aren’t frightened and that we aren’t going to sit here and let it walk all over us. By raising money and getting involved we can help amazing scientists find better treatments which will save people’s lives! What could be more important than that?!”

If you want to see Marcus Butler attempt a Bear Grylls-style survival race and Zoella donate some of her dresses, you’re going to need to watch these videos.

Is your favourite YouTuber taking part? Talk to us at @maximumpopbooks

Leave a Reply




Written by Sophie Waters

Sophie is the Head of Commercial at Maximum Pop! Having studied English Lit and Creative Writing at Bath Spa University, she came to MP! to satisfy her passion for books. Sophie is a diehard Hufflepuff and feminist. She's also a huge cat lover, and can often be found rocking her socks off at a gig.

[g1_socials_user user="148" icon_size="28" icon_color="text"]

QUIZ: How well do you remember the words to ‘Live While We’re Young’ by One Direction?

QUIZ: Which 1D member should you date based on your birthday?