MrBeast, who's real name is Jimmy Donaldson, is known for his random and often elaborate acts of generosity and stunts, such as building a mansion out of cardboard and going through the same drive-thru a thousand times. But most people aren't Elon Musk, the eccentric SpaceX billionaire with a quirky sense of humour and billions of dollars in his bank account.
The campaign had raised almost $10 million as of Wednesday afternoon.
The idea actually came from fans By. At the time of publication, over eight million trees have been planted. That did not need to be told twice.More news: Disney Plus will launch with six Pixar shorts
The campaign began on October 25 in an attempt to plant 20 million trees around the globe by January 1, 2020, as a way to tackle climate change. That will be about it for the whole world to the ground to be stopped. this Past Friday, it was the go-ahead was given.More news: Consumer confidence unexpectedly falls, hitting 7-month low
He also changed his Twitter name to "Treelon" and put a profile picture of trees.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey also made a significant contribution to the campaign, donating 150,000 trees to the tree-planting cause. After the diver, named Vernon Unsworth, criticized Musk's submarine, designed for helping a soccer team in Thailand, that had become trapped in a cave, Musk took to Twitter to call Unsworth a "pedo guy". #TeamTrees is a movement and their goal is to plant 20 million trees in 2020!More news: Mayfield gets heated with reporter, walks out of presser
Star, who has 16.4 million Youtube subscribers, donated $50,000, according to BBC.