All articles tagged Fundraising (11)

Crowdfunding for Anyone in Need: The FundRazr Platform Has Raised Over $120M for Personal and Nonprofit Causes

Crowdfunding for Anyone in Need: The FundRazr Platform Has Raised Over $120M for Personal and Nonprofit Causes

In a Nutshell: Life often comes with unexpected costs; sometimes your budget can handle it, and sometimes it can’t. If you find yourself needing money for a good cause, you can get help by... read more »

Smile Train’s Donor-Funded Cleft Treatments and Sustainable Model Puts Children with Clefts on Track for Healthy, Productive Lives

Smile Train’s Donor-Funded Cleft Treatments and Sustainable Model Puts Children with Clefts on Track for Healthy, Productive Lives

In a Nutshell: Most people have seen photos of children with cleft lips in passing — and they assume the problem is merely cosmetic. But cleft lips (and palates) are a serious medical condition... read more »

‘Democratizing Democracy’ — Crowdpac Helps Political Candidates Harness the Power of Free Crowdfunding Campaigns

‘Democratizing Democracy’ — Crowdpac Helps Political Candidates Harness the Power of Free Crowdfunding Campaigns

In a Nutshell: Most Americans feel helpless in a political system that sees the vast majority of campaign contributions coming from the wealthiest 1% of the public. To reopen politics to the... read more »

GlobalGiving Hosts Online Crowdfunding Campaigns that Raise Tax-Deductible Donations for Worldwide Causes

GlobalGiving Hosts Online Crowdfunding Campaigns that Raise Tax-Deductible Donations for Worldwide Causes

In a Nutshell: Online crowdfunding platforms garnered substantial media attention after several natural disasters impacted areas around the world in 2017. Multiple relief campaigns raised... read more »

Over $1 Billion in Donations — YouCaring’s Free Crowdfunding Platform Helps Raise Money for Medical, Personal, and Charitable Needs

Over $1 Billion in Donations — YouCaring’s Free Crowdfunding Platform Helps Raise Money for Medical, Personal, and Charitable Needs

In a Nutshell: Individuals and organizations looking to raise money for their cause or charity have several options when choosing an online crowdfunding platform for their campaign. Several niche... read more »

Chuffed.org Empowers Small- and Medium-Sized Charities by Helping Them Create Successful Crowdfunding Campaigns

Chuffed.org Empowers Small- and Medium-Sized Charities by Helping Them Create Successful Crowdfunding Campaigns

In a Nutshell: A lack of transparency in the charity space has many would-be donors questioning where their funds will go once the charity receives them. Most major charitable organizations... read more »

Direct Relief Raises More than $1 Billion in Donations to Provide Healthcare and Disaster Assistance For People in Financial Need

Direct Relief Raises More than $1 Billion in Donations to Provide Healthcare and Disaster Assistance For People in Financial Need

In a Nutshell: A stunning series of natural disasters in 2017 cast a spotlight on a worldwide lack of affordable food, shelter, and medical supplies. Hundreds of millions of people around the... read more »

With More than $800 Million Donated, CanadaHelps.org Gives Donors Complete Control Over Their Charitable Contributions

With More than $800 Million Donated, CanadaHelps.org Gives Donors Complete Control Over Their Charitable Contributions

In a Nutshell: As a nation, Canada has one of the most generous populations on Earth. Canadian citizens consistently rank in the top 10 (of 140) countries in charitable giving, as measured by the... read more »

Crowdfund with a Little Help From Your Friends — Fundly Has Raised More Than $330M Through Its Versatile, Facebook-Integrated Platform

Crowdfund with a Little Help From Your Friends — Fundly Has Raised More Than $330M Through Its Versatile, Facebook-Integrated Platform

In a Nutshell: Online fundraising has become increasingly popular over the years, but how projects are funded, what types of projects can be funded, and ease-of-use can vary. The flexible... read more »

Over $200M Raised for 3,000 Nonprofits: How Charitybuzz Online Auctions are Disrupting Philanthropy by Bringing Charity Fundraising into the Digital World

Over $200M Raised for 3,000 Nonprofits: How Charitybuzz Online Auctions are Disrupting Philanthropy by Bringing Charity Fundraising into the Digital World

In a Nutshell: The spirit of giving is alive and well in our modern world. Hundreds of billions of dollars are donated to charitable organizations every year in the U.S. alone. Now, as the rest... read more »