There are more than 40 million people living with unpaid medical bills in the United States. Many are turning to crowdfunding to aid in covering medical expenses.
Logan was born premature and has dealt with a host of issues since his debut in 2007. In late 2014, he survived a double-lung transplant — a surgery that yields a 50/50 survival rate. His new lungs are thriving, but the anti-rejecting drugs he takes have given him post transplant lymphoma. Family friend Amy Valm […]
What does it take to get over 3000 people involved in a charity event and raise almost $400,000 in the process? Aprons for Gloves. Aprons for Gloves Boxing Association is a non-profit organization focused on providing community outreach through the sport of boxing. This Vancouver based organization has provided programs for at-risk women and youth […]
Colleen McGunnigle has been creating imagery that sings to the soul since 1989. As owner and creative director of Design by Muse, Colleen co-creates with coaches, healers and soul-centered entrepreneurs, by designing logos and web sites to help them shine their light. Crowdfunding helped Colleen exceed her funding goal for her current creative project, Inner […]
In June of this year, research company Massolution reported that crowdfunding campaigns had already raised $5.1 billion in 2014; however, these crowdfunding projects were mostly businesses looking for startup capital and likely weren’t starting at zero, meaning organizers could offer substantial perks as incentive for contributors. And it worked. But what happens when you need […]
Telling a story that compels someone to take action means more than just writing a paragraph. It takes visuals to really grab attention and engage people with you and your cause! Crowdfunding campaigns that use images and video are twice as likely to succeed! Follow this infographic to learn what it takes to snap a […]
There is no such thing as crowdfunding without the crowd. The not so secret key to success is sharing! Follow this infographic on how to get people talking and raise more money! Share it, pin it, print it, but whatever you do … use it. Embed This Image On Your Site (copy code below):
MISTI-con Success Story (via http://business.fundrazr.com) There are three kinds of conventions out there for geeks. The first being trade shows like E3, which are highly anticipated and televised, but you can only get in by invitation. The second kind of geeky convention is the highly commercial event, like…