PR 101: How to pitch your story to the media and why you should

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You have read our tips for Facebook and Twitter; now, we are going to teach you how to pitch your stories to news media! Statistics suggest that campaigns that receive news coverage (either online or offline) raise 2 to 3 times more than campaigns that don’t. Furthermore, campaigns with news coverage also receive more anonymous donations. Examples of news covered …

Community Gives Hope To Toddler Natalie

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Tarryn Rudolph’s close friend and coworker Meredith and her husband, Andrew, recently received devastating news that their 18 month old daughter Natalie has been diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, type 2. It’s a progressive neuromuscular disease that will cause her muscles to weaken and waste away. Natalie will never walk and will require a wheelchair among many other devices to …

How To Get Your Crowdfunding Campaign News Coverage

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Campaigns that receive news coverage (online and offline) raise 2 to 3 times more than campaigns that don’t. Examples of campaigns that had news coverage include the Matt Scarff campaign (which raised a whopping $107,000), Aid for Orly (coming in at $70,000) and the Help Mama Jade campaign (brought in over $28,000). All of these compelling stories went viral and …