Topic: Crowdfunding

Our crowdfunding section focuses on content about finding new and creative ways to use crowdfunding to help yourself, a friend, or your favorite charity cause. Learn how you can find support through free online fundraising with GoFundMe.

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Thoughtful Caregiver Gifts to Show Your Appreciation

Caring for someone else takes a lot of hard work, and that’s why it’s so important for caretakers to know…

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Ten Caring Ways to Help a Neighbor in Need

Being “neighborly” is declining: a 2018 survey from Pew Research revealed that a majority of Americans admit to knowing only…

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Five Healing Affirmations for Someone Struggling With an Illness

Getting diagnosed with a life-changing disease or illness is devastating—both for the diagnosed and their loved ones. After taking in…

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Five Ways to Donate to National Parks That Will Make a Difference

The National Park Service was created in 1916 to protect 35 beautiful parks and monuments across the United States. This…

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How to Donate on Giving Tuesday to Make an Impact

Giving Tuesday, which falls on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving each year, is one of the most important days of the…

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Everything You Need to Know About GoFundMe’s Fees

GoFundMe’s mission has always been to empower others to turn compassion into action. Whether someone has a medical emergency, is…

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GoFundMe vs Fundly: How to Choose the Best Crowdfunding Website

When it comes to crowdfunding, there’s no shortage of websites that allow you to raise funds for causes you care…

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Holiday Giving Guide: Seven Meaningful Ways to Give Back This Year

Helping others has always been a hallmark of the holiday season. Long before ugly sweater parties and pumpkin-flavored concoctions, people…

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How to Find Charities Near Me?

While it feels great to support a charity in any way, there is something special about making a difference through…

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