Gamers Gather for 24 Hours to Raise Money for Kids

Brandon Sivret
Military Gamer Supply



Military Gamer Supply to host marathon as fundraiser for El Paso Childrens Hospitals

El Paso, Texas, (23 October 2016) – On November 5th at 10:00 AM, Military Gamer Supply located at 1121 Larry Mahan Drive, Suite A in El Paso, Texas will be hosting a 24 hour marathon of games and content in order to raise money for the Children’s Miracle Hospital Network as part of the greater Extra Life ( effort.  Extra Life has been raising money since 2010 raising over $8.5 Million in 2015 with 55,000 participants from around the world.  

Here in El Paso, gamers will take over the store from within coupled with those from across the globe joining in via online streaming services including and YouTube and voice communications platforms Discord and TeamSpeak 3.  Participants can register for the team and start fundraising from the team page at

The event is part of the annual participation by the community, which was founded as an online hub for current and former US Military and has raised over $5,000 over the past 3 years.  This marks the first year the event is taking place at a dedicated brick and mortar location reaching out beyond the community coupled with several opportunities to raise funds for the local El Paso hospital in the form of donations to allow players to reroll dice results for various board and tabletop games.

Several special events will be available to participants including custom Dungeons and Dragons campaigns, Virtual Reality headsets, Artemis Spaceship Simulator and giveaways including a Bluetooth speaker set donated by Military Dell – Fort Bliss.

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About Military Gamer Supply:  New game store in El Paso built around providing a positive environment for competitive and casual gamers alike.  Founded in 2013 as a PC building and consulting service, MGS has entered into the retail sector adopting a focus on customer service to create a supportive community for military members and their friends and family.
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