YouTuber raises $100,000 for Monterey Bay Aquarium

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YouTuber raises $100,000 for Monterey Bay Aquarium in honor of sea otter’s birthday

YouTuber DougDoug raised over $100,000 for the Monterey Bay Aquarium in honor of Rosa the sea otter’s 23rd birthday.Douglas Wreden, who goes by DougDoug, is a YouTuber with over 1 million subscribers. Every year he hosts a live stream to celebrate Rosa the sea otter’s birthday. This year the live stream raised more than $104,000. During the live stream, people donated money to the aquarium as Wreden played video games while dressed as a sea otter.The tradition started in 2019 when Wreden found the Monterey Bay Aquarium otter livestream and threw an impromptu birthday party for Rosa. He has hosted the fundraiser every year since.Rosa is currently the oldest known living sea otter and has been at the aquarium since 2002. She works as a surrogate mother for rescued sea otter pups.

YouTuber DougDoug raised over $100,000 for the Monterey Bay Aquarium in honor of Rosa the sea otter’s 23rd birthday.

Douglas Wreden, who goes by DougDoug, is a YouTuber with over 1 million subscribers. Every year he hosts a live stream to celebrate Rosa the sea otter’s birthday.

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This year the live stream raised more than $104,000. During the live stream, people donated money to the aquarium as Wreden played video games while dressed as a sea otter.

The tradition started in 2019 when Wreden found the Monterey Bay Aquarium otter livestream and threw an impromptu birthday party for Rosa. He has hosted the fundraiser every year since.

Rosa is currently the oldest known living sea otter and has been at the aquarium since 2002. She works as a surrogate mother for rescued sea otter pups.

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