How do GoFundMe Causes work?


Give a tax-deductible donation to a cause close to your heart.


We send donations to verified fundraisers and charities in that cause.


Get updates on the impact of your donation from the people you help.

More GoFundMe Causes


Donate to our Environment Cause to reduce plastic pollution, fight climate change, protect our planet’s wildlife, and fund our collective dream of a sustainable future.

Animal Rescue

Your donation can help pay for wildlife animal rescue efforts and fund animal welfare organizations.


Help continue the celebration of diversity and equality beyond Pride month and give the LGBTQ community critical support throughout the entire year.

COVID-19 Relief

Your donation will help those feeling the financial and health impacts of the pandemic, including families, frontline heroes, and organizations.

Learning & Education

Give teachers and students the tools they need to find success in the classroom and create a brighter future.

Mental Health

Your donation will help end the stigma, advance mental health research, and expand access to mental health care.

How does your donation help?

When you donate to a GoFundMe Cause, your donation supports both people in urgent need as well as organizations working on long-term relief.

We’ve done the hard work of finding and verifying those in need, which means you can focus on how to help. Donate to one cause or all five—it’s your choice. See how your donation can help:

$25 buys 10 school lunches for an elementary school student

$60 gives one person a meal every day for a month

$100 gives five animals shelter from the streets

Make a bigger impact with your donation

GoFundMe® works closely with, an independently registered 501(c)(3) public charity. When you donate to a GoFundMe Cause, we distribute your tax-deductible donation to the individuals, organizations, and charities that need it most. After you donate, we’ll send you updates that explain how your financial support has made a difference. Through GoFundMe Causes, a single donation can change the lives of many.