Sometimes, TOGM or its crew participate in community-oriented and/or charity events which don't fit the standard format of our regular episodes. Watch this space for recordings of previous special events, as well as materials presented during said events.
Previous special event: Con Chairs helping Harvey Victims; Stream was at Saturday, September 2, 2017, at 9 PM Eastern / 6 PM Pacific. This lively discussion featured current, past, and future con orgs discussing the present state of pony fandom and raising money for the Houston Food Bank in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
Additionally, a PixelKitties art commission was auctioned off!
Raised $3,329 for Houston Food Bank.
Previous special event: John de Lancie, Lauren Faust, Tara Strong signed photos for Louisiana. Event was held in late August to early September 2016. Those who donated to this effort were eligible to receive this awesome 19" x 13" archival-quality photo print of John de Lancie, Lauren Faust, and Tara Strong at BronyCon 2012, signed by all three of them!
Louisiana's 2016 flooding was described as the state's worst natural disaster since Hurricane Sandy, destroying homes and displacing people en masse. We are grateful to all our generous donors for doing their part to help, and happy that we have been able to offer this photo signed by three of the biggest names in My Little Pony!
Previous special event: Peter New PixelKitties art for Alberta; Stream was Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 10PM Eastern US/7PM Pacific.
Massive wildfires have triggered the largest fire-related evacuation in Alberta's history. The Canadian Red Cross is mobilising a response, in coordination with the government of Canada. All individual donations to this effort are being MATCHED by the Canadian government!
Those who donated to this effort received an amazing 17" x 11" art print poster, designed by PixelKitties and signed by Peter New. All donors only paid actual shipping costs via USPS; the poster and signature were both free!
Raised $1,680 USD ($2,170 CAD!) for the Canadian Red Cross.
Previous special event: Charity Woodcarving for Paris, Saturday, November 14, 2015, at 8 PM Eastern / 5 PM Pacific. This unique event featured a LIVE demonstration of the woodcarving skills of Spike Firemane as he created a one-of-a-kind piece of pony art! All proceeds generated during this event were donated to the French Red Cross.
Previous mini event: Papal Tinker: Charity reading for The Trevor Project, Thursday, January 22, 2015 at midnight Eastern US/9PM Pacific.
After The Mare (Tinker) was put on an evangelical mailing list as a prank, she was sent a particularly amusing piece of religious literature. For a donation, she would read a paragraph from this literature in the voice or accent of the donor's choice.
Raised $120 for The Trevor Project.
Previous special event: Leelah's Law: Ponies For Trans Youth, Thursday, January 1, 2014 at 3PM Eastern US/Noon Pacific.
Panelists included: Dana Simpson, artist of Heavenly Nostrils, Ozy and Millie, & more; Jitterbug Jive, artist of multiple webcomics, fan voice of Derpy Hooves; Purple Tinker, founder of BronyCon; SonyaLynn, founder of BABSCon; Obsidian Winter, veteran of multiple conventions and current chair of Southern Skies Pony Jubilee.