GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – A famous YouTube streamer left a tip of almost $1,000 for a nursing school student who waited on him at Sup Dogs in Greenville.
Jimmy Donaldson, widely known as “MrBeast” online, stopped by the Greenville restaurant with some friends, according to an Instagram post from the restaurant. He rounded up their $65 bill to $1,000, meaning he left a $935 tip.
According to the post, the server who waited on them is in nursing school and has been working with COVID-19 patients for the past six months.
“This made her Christmas! He also stopped to take pics with fans. Just so nice. The guy deserves all the success in the world,” the post said.
Donaldson’s YouTube channel has almost 85 million subscribers.
He is known for donating large sums of money or hosting competitions with large payouts as part of his videos.
He recently created a non-violent version of the drama show Squid Games, in which 450 people competed for $456,000 in cash. It attracted more than 160 million viewers, making it one of the most-viewed videos of 2021.