How a Community Garden Used FundRazr for Crowdfunding Success!

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When Greenest City, a Toronto environmental nonprofit, decided they wanted to reclaim a vacant lot and turn it into Milky Way Garden, a space for community agriculture, they knew the most effective online fundraising campaign possible would be crucial to their success. With a hefty goal of $25,000, they’d need to make it crystal clear to potential donors the impact …

Crowdfunding 101: How to Set a Basic Online Fundraising Project Up for Success

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If you’re reading this, you’re probably no stranger to the world of online fundraising. Crowdfunding is a powerful way to connect your cause with the people who care about it, and FundRazr’s mission is to help you do so on your own terms, under your organization’s own branding. Today, we’re going back to basics: showing you how to set up …

Micro Projects – More Campaigns, More Money, Less Work!

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One of the best ways to tackle a big job is to break it down into less intimidating chunks. It’s an approach that works just as well in fundraising as many other areas of life – running multiple campaigns, each with a smaller goal, may be more effective than one campaign with a much higher target. However, while smaller amounts …

New on FundRazr: Unbeatable Easy-to-Use Video Features

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Storytelling is the driving force behind successful fundraising, and video is the greatest storytelling tool at your disposal for increasing engagement and creating a real connection with your audience. We know that not every person who needs to raise money has the time to shoot and edit a professional video, so we’ve made it even easier for you to tell …

Crowdfunding to Support Those Affected by Flint, Michigan’s Water Crisis

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Flint’s drinking water became contaminated with lead in April 2014 after the city, while under the control of a state-appointed emergency manager, temporarily switched its source from Lake Huron water treated by the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department to water from the Flint River, treated at the Flint water treatment plant. Department of Environmental Quality Director Dan Wyant resigned in …

Fund your dream

Fund Your Dream With No Excuses

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Each of us has a dream. A perfect picture in our mind that we’d love to see come true one day. Something that scares us a lot and inspires, motivates to go forward at the same time. So why do we usually forget about our dreams, postpone them for the time that never comes? The main thing we always blame …

Crowdfunding One Hot Meal At A Time

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Chilis on Wheels is an initiative based in New York City, spearheaded by veteran vegan and social rights activist Michelle Carrera. Michelle decided to cook her own vegan chilis and provide them to the homeless and food insecure in need of a warm meal once a month. Most soup kitchens close their doors over the weekends and Chilis on Wheels …

7 Facebook Tips for a Successful Campaign on FundRazr

7 Facebook Tips For A Successful Campaign

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You’ve started your FundRazr to raise money for your cause. Wonder what the next steps to success are? Spread the word, reach people and connect with them! The best way to do this is using social media networks – Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Pinterest and YouTube. Top 2 most popular social media networks are Facebook and Twitter. In order to …

How to crowdfund

How To Crowdfund Your Project or Business in 20 Minutes

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Ever wondered how to create, promote, boost, and finalize a successful crowdfunding campaign? By implementing a few simple steps you can be building a community of support around your business, and start turning potential customers into advocates. To help understand the steps, FundRazr Success Advisor, Hoda, held a Webinar that guides you through the process of crowdfunding in less than …

Crazy Ways People Raise Money For Causes

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Here at FundRazr, we highly appreciate your ongoing support of great causes. It means a lot to people you are helping out! This time we’ve got so impressed by a few inspiring campaigns created by people who do crazy things to help others. Check those out! Pete’s Chastity for Charity A 33-year-old man decided to commit his abstinence to saving …