Since Timmy can’t make it to school on Valentine’s Day, his community is coming together to make it a day he’ll never forget filled with cards and love.
An L.A. business owner is on a mission to make homeless women in her community feel loved this Valentine’s Day by passing out handmade gifts.
Redwood City, California | February 13, 2017– Fast Company today announced its annual ranking of the world’s 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2017, with GoFundMe joining the list among other tech companies such as Amazon, Netflix, and Google. The list honors leading enterprises and rising newcomers that exemplify the best in nimble business and impactful innovation.
Most Innovative Companies is one of Fast Company’s most significant and highly anticipated editorial efforts of the year. To produce the 2017 list, Fast Company reporters surveyed thousands of enterprises across the globe to identify the most notable innovations of the year
and trace the impact of those initiatives on business, industry, and the larger culture.
GoFundMe was also ranked number 2 on the “Most Innovative Companies in Social Good.”
The full list of “World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies” is now available online here.
Launched in 2010, GoFundMe is the world’s largest social fundraising platform, with over $3 billion raised so far. With a community of more than 25 million donors, GoFundMe is changing the way the world gives.
This ‘real life Forrest Gump’ is running across America & your support will help him give back to charity.
This community barbershop is teaching boys how to be gentleman, how to be successful, and how to give back.
Willie spends his days taking care of the stray cats in his community, and donors have raised nearly $18,000 so he can continue his mission.
For more than 100 years, The New York Times has raised funds to help those in need. Generous readers contribute to The New York Times Neediest Cases Fund to provide direct financial assistance to individuals and families going through a tough time. To raise awareness of the fund and show its impact, The Times shares the stories of some of its beneficiaries.
GoFundMe believes in empowering people to help people, and we are excited to collaborate with The New York Times to help raise money for this important fund. For the first time, The Neediest Cases Fund campaign on GoFundMe allows readers to easily donate and share comments online.
The 105th Neediest Cases Fund kicked off on November 13, 2016. To date, it has raised over $5.7 million, including $1.26 million from nearly 5,000 online donations. The donations poured in from all 50 states and 16 countries around the world, with an average donation size of $253.88.
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Tarec’s story went viral, but he still had no place to call home. Now this kind stranger wants to change Tarec’s life by giving him a roof over his head and a fresh start.
After their collection jar for a seizure alert dog was stolen, this family has turned to GoFundMe to help them recover and reach their goal.