Posts tagged "crowdfunding"

Now You Can Spend $79 On A Poop Emoji Shirt

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.
By: Claire Hannum / January 9, 2015

This Girl Is Crowd-Funding Her Grad School Tuition (And It’s Actually Working)

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…
By: Claire Hannum / July 24, 2014

Selfish Person Attempts To Fund Vacay To Japan Via IndieGoGo

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…
By: Julie Gerstein / April 10, 2013