Cartoon Network is having a special charity event today benefiting the National Bail Out organization. Stay tuned for live musical performances and Q&A with the creator of Steven Universe, Rebecca Sugar and voice of Garnet, Estelle. The live stream starts promptly at 1:00pmPT/4:00pmET via @CartoonNetworkOfficial’s Instagram.
National Bail Out uses grants to provide bail support and legal fees for people uprising and protesting in defense of Black lives in cities across the country. In today’s live, Rebecca Sugar and Estelle will be joined by the National Bail Out Co-Founder and Director, Arissa Hall to give an overview of the charity. After the stream concludes, CN will match all donations made on Thursday, Aug. 6 to National Bail Out up to $50,000.
This is a part of CN’s continued commitment in supporting the Black community through social conversation and diverse storytelling.