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Free fundraising ideas

Set your fundraiser a part with a unique free fundraising ideas. Here’s your guide to proven ideas that breaks down how to grab the attention of donors, inspire donations, and boost social shares in your community.

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Fundraising essentials

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Set up your campaign

Add your fundraising goal, photos, videos, and a detailed campaign story.

Boost awareness and build your community

Share your campaign with our built-in links to your Facebook, Twitter, and email accounts.

Keep it fresh with campaign updates

Write several updates, add new photos, and send thank you notes to your donors.

Fundraising strategy ideas

For more fundraising strategies and best practices, check out our Fundraising Tips page. Tap into a stream of fresh fundraising ideas from our blog.

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Mobile app

The GoFundMe app makes it easy to launch and manage your campaign on the go.

Social reach

Harness the power of social media to spread your story and get more support.

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Our best-in-class Customer Happiness agents will answer your questions, day or night.