In order to deal with the expenses related with Benjamin's death, a family friend made the decision to ask people to give an online donation via their funeral fundraising page. The goal was set at $5,000, and the generosity of their supporters has already amassed more than $3,700.
The intention of this fundraiser is to raise $1,000 that will be donated to the Jewish Family and Children Services of Greater Mercer County (JFCS) in order to assist Jewish people who are living in poverty with the goal of having access to enough kosher food to avoid going to bed hungry. The JFCS helps approximately 3,000 people per year, and receiving a substantial contribution will make it easier for them to expand their services in the future.
It is important to familiarize yourself with certain key tips in order to launch a successful crowdfunding campaign. With this in mind, we have compiled a list of nine essential components that will make it much easier for you to handle every aspect of the fundraising process.
Here are the best tips for selecting your own domain name when crowdfunding. We always suggest using your own domain name to have better branding when accepting donations online.
This group had the ambitious goal of raising $25,000, and they were able to gather enough support to exceed this guideline by more than $5,500. Valorie saved over $1,900 in fees by using DonationTo paid accounts. This enabled her to keep 100% of all donations and avoid credit card fees!
Spreading the word via our social networking integration tool and email function made it easy to let everyone know how important it was for them to contribute an online donation to this worthy cause. In fact, Christine's supporters came together and exceeded the total goal of $5,000 by more than $400. This has made it easier for the entire family to deal with Christine's medical treatment because it has alleviated a lot of stress from the household.
Hadley's family utilized our easy to use platform to spread the word about her feeding issues, and it helped them raise more than $9,600. Hadley and family saved over $500 by using DonationTo Paid accounts for their medical fundraising! This enabled them to keep 100% of all donations.
This group's goal is to raise $50,000 to provide new homes for more than 140 Filipino families. As an added bonus, they have partnered with Habitat For Humanity Philippines to make it much easier for people to receive the assistance that they need.
Miki's family made the decision to utilize DonationTo as their funeral fundraising resource so that they could greatly increase their odds of hitting their goal of $5,000. In less than one month, Miki's supporters have contributed more than $3,400.
The host of this crowdfunding campaign also decided to give everyone the opportunity to help spread the word after making an online donation. Contributors who give the cause at least $1 will receive a Greg's Gang bracelet in return. By utilizing a DonationTo page, Greg's daughter was able to easily spread the word online, and this has resulted in more than $2,700 in donations.