MTV star chooses local non-profit on "MTV's" 'The Challenge'

On March 4, 2018, Tony Raines, popular MTV star, announced his participation on MTV’s show “The Challenge: Champs Vs. Stars,” choosing local non-profit, HandsOn New Orleans, as his charity of choice. “The Challenge: Champs Vs. Stars” is a reality game show where each week 20 contestants compete in elimination challenges with the ultimate goal of being the last person standing and winning up to $150,000 for their charity of choice.

Among the contestants is US Olympian, Louisa Hazel, actor Drake Bell, and reality star, Brooke Hogan, Hulk Hogan’s daughter. The show will air on Tuesday, April 17th at 9:00 p.m. CST.

Tony Raines has a special connection to New Orleans, as he is originally from Metairie and worked for a local chemical plant. You can follow him on social media via @t_raines33 on Twitter and @t_raines on Instagram.

The Challenge is on MTV every Tuesday night at 9 p.m. CST. You know we'll be watching!