The Nicole Angela Gomez Memorial Fund is an online fundraising campaign that is hosted by DonationTo.com. Gomez passed away at the age of 19 on October 30, 2012, and her family was left without enough money to give her a proper funeral due to an issue with their insurance company. In order to take care of the necessary expenses, they decided to raise money online. By using DonationTo paid account the Gomez family was able to keep 100% of all donations, avoid credit card fees and save over $350. The Gomez family believed that they had taken care of all of the necessary details in advance by signing Nicole up for a life insurance policy, but unfortunately, the company did not make the money available as expected to cover her funeral.
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Amnesty International campaigns around the world with the singular goal of ending the abuse of human rights. The group has millions of supporters who live in more than 150 different countries, and they envision a world where everyone is treated equally according to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Amnesty International has been working on their goal for more than 50 years, and they have a strong history of receiving positive results. For example, the United Nations unanimously adopted a Declaration on Torture in 1975 that the Amnesty International campaigned for.
On March 19, 2013, Bob Newman had a seizure that caused him to suffer severe head trauma. As a result, Bob ended up slipping into a coma at the hospital. Unfortunately, his insurance will not cover some of his medical expenses, and Bob will also have no income until he is able to resume work as a freelance consultant. Therefore, a group of his friends and colleagues decided to launch an online fundraising campaign to help Bob's family deal with their current financial situation. By using DonationTo.com to create their fundraising page Bob and family will keep 100% of all donations and avoid credit card fees. Today they have saved over $2,300 by using DonationTo.
For more fundraising tips Follow @donationto like us Facebook or plus us Google Plus There are several different ways to ensure that the message about your online fundraising campaign with DonationTo is successful, and utilizing your LinkedIn account is definitely a prime option. However, it is important to make sure that you properly leverage your [...]
Within five minutes, we set up a page on www.donationto.com, and we asked a couple of other alumni to send an email appeal with a link to our page to our fraternity brothers. It was only a matter of minutes before the donations started coming in. Guys who graduated before I had even started college, whose names I only knew from the composite pictures that hung in the fraternity house's living room, began sending in large amounts of money. I watched as the donation meter grew. The generosity people showed for a woman who most of us hadn't seen in 20-25 years was truly overwhelming. I was touched to hear about the brother who called Hope and told her that if there were any shortfall whatsoever, he would personally make it up. -- More donations quickly began streaming in from the people who were in school with me and within 48 hours, we had raised over $10,000.
For more fundraising tips Follow @donationto like us Facebook or plus us Google Plus The James Childs Memorial Fund is an online fundraising campaign that was setup by family and friends after the untimely death of Mr. Childs in an avalanche. Childs left behind four children, and in order to take care of their financial needs, his friends and family decided [...]
Many people turn to online fundraising to help them offset the cost of brain cancer treatment. Iram Leon is battling with this disease, and his doctors have told him that he probably will not live to see his 40th birthday. The Sports Society for American Health has turned to DonationTo.com to help them raise money online to create a scholarship for Leon's daughter.
DonationTo.com offers four different fundraising packages, and three of them will allow you to avoid paying a fee for each donation. In fact, for a small monthly fee, the Tippe family was able to save more than $1,700. When you consider the monumental impact that $1,700 can have on a medical issue, you will be able to easily understand why it makes the most sense to take advantage of a paid account.
At DonationTo we had a chance to use Discobo and one of these things we liked best was it only took us a few moments to register. Within seconds we got a multiplitude of questions answering some pretty important and interesting situations. Take a look below at some of the very specific ideas they address and we were impressed with such a wide and interesting useful topics that anyone would find value in.