Never Not Funny and Jimmy Pardo are pleased to announce the success of the Fifth Annual Pardcast-a-Thon fundraiser to benefit Smile Train.
The 13-hour webcast, which streamed live on Friday, November 29th, raised $140,935 and featured twenty-five all-star guests including Bob Odenkirk, Zach Galifianakis, Jack McBrayer, Patton Oswalt and soap opera star Jack Wagner.
To-date, the Pardcast-a-Thons have raised close to half a million dollars for Smile Train.
“We are thrilled with the success of this year’s Pardcast-a-Thon and for the continued support from Jimmy Pardo and his fellow comedians,” said Smile Train CEO Susannah Scahefer. “They are giving children around the world the greatest gift this holiday season – the opportunity for a new smile.”
Fans who missed the live 2013 Pardcast-a-Thon can download the complete 13-hour video at www.pardcast.com for $19.99. Proceeds from the sales will benefit Smile Train, helping to make this a true Season of Smiles for children with clefts all over the world.