Hugh Jackman announces $100,000 Twitter charity competition

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Adam-Troy Castro
Dec 14, 2012

Hugh Jackman has announced a competition to donate $100,000 to a charity of the winner's choice—as long as they can make their case in 140 characters.

"I will donate 100K to one individual's favorite non profit organization. Of course,you must convince me why by using 140 characters or less," the star of the upcoming X-Men Origins: Wolverine wrote on Twitter.

According to cnn.com, Jackman has so far received Twitter responses from people interested in combating poverty, water shortages and anti-gay discrimination, among other causes.

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