Posts tagged "indiegogo"

Pornhub Hopes To Make First Porn In Space, Needs 3.4 Million Dollars

They hope to raise $3.4 million dollars.

Robyn Pennacchia / June 12, 2015

This Indiegogo Campaign Wants To Rent A Billboard … That Calls Out Indiegogo For Supporting Racist Cops

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…

Beejoli Shah / April 10, 2015

Now You, Too, Can Dance Poorly In A Shark Suit

Did you watch the Super Bowl halftime show and think to yourself, “Wow, Left Shark is living the bad-dancing-in-a-shark-suit dream”? Well, now you can live the dream too! Environmental activist David Lam has started an IndieGoGo campaign to manufacture replicas of the Katy Perry halftime show shark costume.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 6, 2015

Woman Marrying Her Bicycle Is Raising Money For Their Dream Honeymoon

Passion begets passion. And marrying your bicycle begets an excuse to start an Indiegogo campaign to raise money for your dream honeymoon. As a young adult, Lisa Nelson never rode a bike for more than 5 miles. She took up cycling while working at a non-profit program that “focused on turning delinquent youth on to…

Ami Angelowicz / February 28, 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…

Julie Gerstein / April 10, 2013

Let’s All Go To The Cat Cafe, Shall We?

The Japanese are generally better at everything — including cats. For years, they’ve had cat cafes, where overworked people with not enough space can go to pet kittens. Now some cat-tastic enterprising Londoners are trying to take that idea global. They want to open a lovely space called Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium, where cat lover…

Julie Gerstein / February 5, 2013

Awww: Internet Pitches In To Help A Father Of 4 Give A Happy Christmas For His Kids

Just a day ago, Reddit user ProZacDose posted a throwaway rant on the user-generated content site. A working father of four, he felt frustrated because his meager paycheck just wasn’t paying the bills.  His family’s water and power had been shut off, and he was unable to buy his kids any Christmas presents, or eve…

Julie Gerstein / December 7, 2012