ABCs of streaming

ABCs of Streaming

This September, Starlight is honoring Childhood Cancer Awareness Month by hosting the second annual Stream For Starlight (S4S) campaign—a month-long virtual fundraiser that invites businesses, influencers, gamers, and individuals to stream content and raise money to deliver happiness to seriously ill kids.   

Whether you’re new to streaming or new to Starlight, the best place to start is by learning your S4S ABC’s.  


  • Recruit your friends and family to watch!  

Benefitting seriously ill kids 

  • Starlight’s programs deliver happiness to kids in more than 800 hospitals and healthcare facilities across the U.S.  


  • There are endless streaming possibilities! From singing to hand lettering to drumming - stream what you love!  

Deliver happiness 

  • By donating to a streamer's fundraiser you help deliver happiness through Starlight's programs

Everyone can do it 

  • Yes, even YOU can join and help deliver happiness to seriously ill kids across the country! 

Facebook Live 

  • Love Facebook? It’s super easy to host your stream on this platform.  


  • Since 1982, supporters like YOU have helped deliver happiness to 16 million seriously ill kids.  


  • Participating in S4S means you’re a hero for hospitalized kids across the nation. 

Our very own Captain Starlight!

Instagram Live 

  • Love Instagram? Yes – you can even host your stream here!  



  • We couldn’t deliver happiness without you. 


  • Just one of the ways streamers are sharing content. 

MeganPlays, YouTube Streamer 

Stay informed

We'll keep you in the loop with resources, Starlight stories, and updates.

NachoPandaa, Gaming Streamer 

  • NachoPandaa streams because Starlight’s mission is close to his heart. 


  • Virtual events mean you can have socially-distanced fun. 


  • Looking for a fun stream? There's plenty to choose -- from kids concerts to making clay figurines!


  • Host a Q&A session with your audience. 

Recommend your favorite streamers 

  • Get everyone in on the action! 


  • Sharing streams with your family and friends is what it’s all about. 


  • Streamers on Twitch can join our 2020 Stream For Starlight Tiltify campaign to easily raise funds this year. 


  • Unbox your newest online order and share the joy. 

Video games 

  • Stream yourself playing your favorite video game. 

Watch a stream or ten 

  • Check out the S4S calendar and add your favorites to your calendar! 

An example of some of our fun events showcased on the S4S page

Xcellent content 

  • With so many streaming events, there’s something for everyone. 

Yes, all month 

  • S4S runs all September long, so there are plenty of opportunities to participate. 


  • Everyone’s favorite video platform that you’re free to stream on. 

If you’d like to join Stream For Starlight, what are you waiting for?!

Register to stream

Would you rather tune in?

Find Streams to watch

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