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Ben Stiller Asks for Donations to Build School in Haiti

June 23, 2010 (4:31 am) GMT
Encouraging his Twitter followers to hit on a photo of him, Stiller wants to raise $50,000 to build schools in the country which was destroyed by earthquake.
Ben Stiller Asks for Donations to Build School in Haiti

has launched a new campaign to raise money for schools in Haiti. The "" star has linked up with internet giants Yahoo in a bid to raise $50,000 to build a temporary school in the earthquake-ravaged country.

Stiller posed for a photo at the Cannes Lions advertising festival in France, and convinced Yahoo chiefs to pledge $1 for every hit the photo gets online, up to $50,000. The photo can be found through Stiller's Twitter account, RedHourBen.

He tweeted on Tuesday, June 22, "Thanks for all the RTs - literally going to build a school with this. Well not literally but you know what I mean." In the photo, the actor teams up with Elisa Steele and Jeff Goodby who all wore yellow headbands.

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