Aussie Drug Dealer Donating 10 Percent of Weekend's Profits to Bushfire Crisis | 22 Words

Australia is in the midst of one of the worst bushfire crises the world has seen. Since September, entire communities have been engulfed by relentless heat and fires. The flames are showing no signs of slowing down - which means only one thing... death tolls are rising.

The world is doing all it can in order to provide assistance to the medical personnel in the area, from donating money to the cause, all the way to flying out there to battle the blaze. Some of our favorite celebrities have also done their bit to raise awareness about the hard work the emergency services are doing out there.

But there has been one donation with a difference. Read on for on Aussie who's been pledging money from a rather ... unexpected source.

24. Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban.

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The pair donated $500,000 to the cause.

23. Chris Hemsworth and his family.

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They donated an incredible $1,000,000 to help those in need.

22. Selena Gomez.

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Gomez promoted the cause on her social media platforms, urging her followers to donate. She has already donated an undisclosed amount.

21. Pink (Alecia Beth Moore).

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The singer donated a gracious $500,000.

20. Russell Crowe.

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Rusell Crowe donated $105,000 directly to RFS Captain John Lardner and before that, he had already raised $400,000 for the cause.

19. Ash Barty.

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The Australian tennis player promised to donate the prize money, which stands at $360,000 if she wins the Brisbane International tournament.

18. Metallica.

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The band announced that they will be donating $750,000 to help emergency services as they tackle the blaze.

17. Shawn Mendes.

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Using his Instagram account, Mendes urged his followers to donate to the cause after he had already made an undisclosed one beforehand.

16. Celeste Barber.

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As of January 6th, Barber raised over 26 million dollars for the cause. That's right. This amazing comedian really pulled out all the stops because she felt that this issue was much too dire.

15. Dacre Montgomery.

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The actor raised over $250,000 in donations to put towards helping the firefighters on the front line.

14. Rebel Wilson.

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The actress auctioned off a private lunch date and managed to raise a whopping $100,000 for it.

13. Kylie Minogue and her family.

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The Aussie veteran singer donated $500,000 towards the cause.

12. Muselk.

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The Australian YouTuber raised $125,000 in donations.

11. Dami Im.

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Im and her husband donated $10,000 towards the Australian bushfire crisis.

10. Justin Hemmes.

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The billionaire donated $500,000 towards the bushfires so that the RFS would be better accommodated to tackle the blaze.

9. Maria Sharapova.

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The tennis star pledged to donate $17,400.

8. Novak Djokovic.

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The world's number one matched Sharapova's donation.

7. Ellen Degeneres.

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"It's almost impossible to understand the size and destruction of the fires in Australia," Ellen tweeted. She did not disclose the amount she donated to Red Cross, the Australian Wildlife fund and the NSW Rural Fire Service.

6. Lizzo.

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The "Good as Hell" singer urged her social media followers to donate to different Australian charities by sharing the ones she has donated to.

5. Hilary Duff and Matthew Koma.

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Hilary Duff and her husband Matthew Koma are "coming up with a number they feel comfortable to donate."

4. Kylie Jenner.

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After facing backlash for her "insensitive" Instagram post wearing mink fur slippers, Jenner pledged to donate 1 million dollars to the cause.

3. Elton John.

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The legend that is Elton John donated a further million dollars to Australia.

2. Em Rusciano.

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The singer and comedian has been asking for donations and has manage $76,000 for The Trustee for NSW Rural Fire Service and Brigades.

1. The Wiggles.

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The original members of the child-show group, The Wiggles, are reuniting for an over-18s concert in Sydney on January 18, with thirty-five dollar tickets to fire relief.

But the latest donation?

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Well, it comes from a rather unexpected source. An Australian drug dealer, to be exact.

Because alongside their top quality product?

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The dealer also pledged to donate 10% of whatever he brings in over the weekend to help the bushfire cause.

The messages quickly went viral.

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And in spite of his slight moral ambiguity, people are pointing out that any donation makes a huge difference in times of crisis.

Although some pointed this out.

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Who is taking drugs at a time like this?

Either way...

It's pretty crazy to think that these people are actually more generous than the Prime Minister of Australia.

And he hasn't been the only slightly out-there philanthropist.

Read on for the story of one woman who single-handedly raised over a million dollars in a pretty unusual way...