crowdfunding

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These days, it seems like everytime I check Facebook or my email someone I know is doing something generous and also asking me to donate money to their project.  Kickstarter, indiegogo, GoFundMe and many others allow people to ask basically anyone they’ve ever met to contribute to project expenses,READ MORE »


Celebs

Donate your hard earned money to Michael Bolton, and you could have a chance to help name his next album! READ MORE »


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The gall of some people. READ MORE »


Love & Sex

Ladies, do you need a new computer? Are you trying to move out solo but can’t afford it? Perhaps you want to fund your backpacking trip across the world? Trying to pay for your upcoming wedding? Well, a new website called PiggyBankGirls.com gives women the chance to crowdfund to raise money to reach specific goals. READ MORE »


News

In the days since video emerged of South Carolina police offer Michael Slager shooting an unarmed black man, Walter Scott, eight times in the back, racial tensions have been yet again sparked. Despite Slager being quickly charged with murder, an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign has popped up to raise funds for Slager’s defense — but one… READ MORE »


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Got $79 to spare? Surely you’d love to spend it on this button-up shirt covered in smiling poop emojis. I mean, what more economical use could you have for that money? Much to the glee of 13-year-old boys everywhere, this shirt based off the world’s favorite emoji is being crowdfunded on Betabrand. Funders who buy… READ MORE »


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Emily-Rose Eastop, a 26-year-old from London, is crowd-funding the expenses of her master’s degree program. The scientist with a talent for singing and dancing graduated in 2010 with a degree in Human Sciences, and was shocked when she was turned down for over 200 jobs (though it’s worth considering that she only applied for work… READ MORE »


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IndieGoGo is a fundraising platform that helps people generate money for “passion projects.” On the homepage of IndieGoGo’s site, there is a campaign to help a young girl with brittle bones. Another aims to fund an indie film project. And yet another is in support of an ocean clean up feasibility study. IndieGoGo explains itself… READ MORE »