Microsoft is collaborating with Make-A-Wish Foundation and several one-of-a-kind Xbox One consoles will be auctioned off for this year’s ‘Consoles for Kids’ charity auction.
The company worked with celebrities, game designers and internet celebrities to design custom Xbox One X and Xbox One S consoles. The auction starts from September 19 until October 3, and this is the best time to score a limited edition Xbox console and supporting a good cause. Buyers can start bidding on the consoles at CharityBuzz website. All proceeds from the charity auctions will go towards the Make-A-Wish.
The list of celebrities, athletes and internet stars who autographed the custom consoles:
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– Caleb McLaughlin
– Carmelo Anthony (signed console & signed pair of sneakers)
– Charlie Puth
– Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson & Emily Blunt
– Justine Ezarik a.k.a. iJustine
– Jack Black
– Liverpool F.C. (signed console and a copy of PES 2019)
– Ninja & Marshmello
– Post Malone
– Prince Royce
– Ronda Rousey
– Usain Bolt
– Wiz Khalifa
– Battlefield V (DICE)
– Fallout 76 (Bethesda)
– Halo (343 Industries)
– Minecraft (Mojang)
– Rocket League (Psyonix)
Make-A-Wish has provide life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. The foundation seeks to bring every eligible child’s wish to life because a wish is an integral part of a Child’s treatment journey. Research shows children who have wishes granted can build the physical and emotional strength they need to battle their illness. Since 1980, Make-A-Wish has granted almost 300,000 wishes to children in the U.S and its territories; over 15,400 last year alone.