Numerous celebrities, including Steve Carell, Seth Rogen, and Abbi Jacobson, shared on Twitter Thursday that they have donated to a Minnesota-based nonprofit that helps pay bail for low-income people.
Other stars, like #Don
, and #BenSchwartz
, as well as writers and directors like the Safdie brothers, also got in on the action, retweeting screenshots of other celebrities' donations to the Minnesota Freedom Fund along with their own. Musicians like #KaliUchis
, and Unknown Mortal Orchestra shared screenshots of their donations to the freedom fund, too. According to its website, the Minnesota Freedom Fund works to end the system of cash bail while also providing funds to those who've been incarcerated before their trial and need to post bail.