Lin-Manuel Miranda has teamed up with Prizeo to support the “Immigrants: We Get the Job Done Coalition,” a group of non-profit organizations working together to improve the lives of immigrants. According to a video Miranda posted on Twitter, the prize for donating at least $10 and performing the challenge — singing a song from the musical “Hamilton” and posting it online — is an all-expenses-paid trip to see the opening of “Hamilton” in Los Angeles. For $10 and an Instagram video, you could win a flight to Los Angeles, hotel accommodations, tickets to the opening of “Hamilton” and get to hang out with Miranda at the after party. It’s a pretty sweet deal if you ask me.
Star and creator of Broadway musical “Hamilton,” Lin-Manuel Miranda, is using his social media power to start the #Ham4All challenge, to raise funds for non-profits who help immigrants.
— Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) June 26, 2017
He teamed up with Stephen and Ayesha Curry to get the first couple of videos started.
@stephencurry30 and I are collaborating with Lin-Manuel Miranda to raise money for a coalition of immigration organizations. We all feel strongly about supporting these important organizations fighting to protect immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers who want to make a better life for themselves and their families. The grand prize winner will join us and Lin-Manuel at the LA opening on August 16th. We think that this will be the biggest Hamilton sweepstakes yet, but we need your help… Head over to prizeo.com/Hamilton for more details. #HAM4ALL @oliviamunn @therock
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“Hamilton” actors Lexi Lawson and Mandy Gonzalez followed suit.
We just donated to support the Immigrants: We Get the Job Done Coalition – an amazing group of nonprofits working to better the lives of immigrants. Your donation of $10 at prizeo.com/Hamilton will give you a chance to win 2 tickets to the LA Opening of Hamilton with flight and hotel ? We challenge @hereisgina and @jordan_fisher to make a donation and sing their favorite song from Hamilton. #Ham4All #andpeggy @hamiltonmusical @mandy.gonzalez #sistersister
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The two play sisters Angelica and Eliza in the Broadway musical.
Lawson challenged “Jane The Virgin” star Gina Rodriguez, who posted to Twitter as well.
— Gina Rodriguez (@HereIsGina) June 26, 2017
This social media challenge seems like it’s going to be huge and it’s for a good cause, it doesn’t get much better than that.
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Excuse me while I go warm up my vocal chords.