ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (WJZ) — DJ Kopec raised $75,000 for Mount Washington Pediatric Hospital on Saturday night by hosting a virtual dance party.
Millions have tuned into his virtual dance parties since the COVID-19 pandemic started.READ MORE: 'Game-Changing' Johnson & Johnson Single-Dose Covid-19 Vaccine Meets Requirements For Emergency Use Authorization, FDA Says
Kopec has since turned his parties into fundraisers.READ MORE: Baltimore City Schools To Offer Weekly COVID-19 Testing For Students, Staff
The funds will help children who are recovering from surgeries either due to injuries or illnesses.
He’s also hosting a toy drive on December 5 at the B&O Railroad Museum.MORE NEWS: James Dale Reed Found Guilty Of Voter Intimidation After Leaving Letter Threatening President Biden, VP Harris In Maryland Mailbox
Kopec’s goal is to collect 20,000 toys.