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: Maryland Court Workers Barred From Wearing ‘Thin Blue Line’ Masks
Kopec has since turned his parties into fundraisers.READ MORE: Baltimore Mayor Announces Pilot Program To Direct Some 911 Calls To Mental Health Professionals
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: Baltimore Artscape Canceled For A Second Year In A Row
Kopec’s goal is to collect 20,000 toys.