Lush raises hundreds of thousands of dollars with 'gay soap'

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#GayIsOk soap just raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for LGBT funds worldwide.

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Lush, a worldwide natural beauty shop, just announced they raised a total of $425,000 from the summer sale of their #GayIsOK soap. The gold, glittery bars of soap were sold to celebrate Pride season around the world, and raise money for LGBT related organizations.

All of the funds raised are being placed in the "Love Fund." Of this $425,000, $78,535 is going to the LGBT worldwide campaigning group

Other grassroots community and advocacy groups are encouraged to submit applications for grants (up to $15,400) from the rest of the fund. The deadline for grant applications is October 31.

See how customers around the world love their #GayIsOk soap:

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Lush raises hundreds of thousands of dollars with 'gay soap'

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