Billionaire’s dream of space flight fulfilled by Space X

Jared Issacman, a US billionaire booked all 4 seats on SpaceX to go around the globe this year. The big shot plan to take 3 ‘everyday’ people along with him as a part of a fundraising campaign. The money raised from the private trip will be used for the welfare of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The estimated amount is about $200 million.

A nurse from the institute is already selected as one among the 4 to feature in this private ride. The next two positions will be filled on the following criteria – 

  • A random draw from all the people who donated for St. Jude Hospital.
  • A random draw from one of the clients who use Shift4 payment, Issacman’s credit card processing company