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Devin D. Thorpe

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Virgin Mobile USA Members Generate Donation of 1 Million Meals to Feeding America via Holiday Promotions

Join Virgin Mobile, get a $150 Visa Prepaid Card, six months of service for $6, free shipping and company contributes 10 meals to Feeding America Press Release - Kansas City, ...
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Ken Martin: Bitcoin: tulip or railroad?

The writer is co-founder and chief financial officer of Honeycomb Credit and a senior adviser to Cryptiv, an investment and technology company. Press Release - The price of bitcoin broke ...
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Worries About Fraud Top List Of Crowdfunding Concerns

This post was originally produced for Forbes. In an informal survey of 192 people, only 20% agreed with the statement, “The ‘crowd’ does an effective job of preventing fraud and ...
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BYU-H Students Lead Crowdfunding Campaign for Ghanaian Entrepreneur

Interview with Gabriela Porras, the Project Manager / Student Lead of Pangea Empowerment and Paul Wilson of Brigham Young University-Hawaii. Gabriela Porras and a team of students at Brigham Young ...
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“Crime Watch Daily With Chris Hansen” Launches Special #WeAreGiving Donation Campaign In Partnership With The National Domestic Violence Hotline

Show to Raise Funds for Victims and Survivors of Relationship Abuse Press Release - LOS ANGELES, Calif. (December 7, 2017) — Emmy® Award-winning show Crime Watch Daily with Chris Hansen announces ...
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Classy Introduces Classy PassportTM: The First Cross-Currency Fundraising Solution for Nonprofits

Starting today, U.S.-based nonprofits can instantly take their fundraising efforts global with Classy Passport. Press Release - SAN DIEGO, Calif., Dec. 7, 2017 // On the heels of a record-setting #GivingTuesday, ...
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Miranda Lambert Invites Fans and Animal Lovers to become citizens of MuttNation Beginning on Giving Tuesday

Press Release - For Giving Tuesday, Grammy-winning country star Miranda Lambert has launched a new initiative with her Mutt Nation Foundation. With a 100% tax deductible donation of $25 or more ...
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Crowdfunding Campaign To Solarize East Oakland Church Reaches Goal In One Day

Press Release - OAKLAND, Calif. – November 29, 2017 - Supporters of solar across the country donated enough on #GivingTuesday to bring solar energy to East Oakland’s Faith Baptist Church ...
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Michaels Donates 10,000 Starlight Brave Gowns to Hospitalized Children Nationwide this Holiday Season

Press Release - LOS ANGELES (Tuesday, November 28)—In honor of #GivingTuesday, Starlight Children’s Foundation announced today that The Michaels Companies, North America’s and Canada’s largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, is ...
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Levi’s® Music Project Partners with Harmony Project to Give Back on Giving Tuesday

Levi’s® and musicfans everywhere are joining together to fund music education in the communities that need it most Press Release - San Francisco, CA (November 28, 2017) – In celebration of ...
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Para La Naturaleza Joins #GivingTuesday To Help In The Restoration Of Puerto Rico

Donations will go directly toward community programs, agroecology, reforestation and habitat restoration Press Release - NOVEMBER 22, 2017, SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO – Starting today until Tuesday, November 28, Puerto Rican ...
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Mazda Celebrates #GivingTuesday Through Recommitment To Mazda Drive For Good®

Mazda Will Donate $5 Million And Pledge 50,000 Hours Of Volunteer Time In 2018 Press Release - IRVINE, Calif. (November 28, 2017) – Building on four years of donations and ...
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Complete a Puzzle to Help Fight World Hunger this Holiday Season

Rise Against Hunger taps into gamification trend to help feed people in great need Press Release - Raleigh, N.C. – Nov. 28, 2017 – Rise Against Hunger is providing an ...
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GiveWell Announces Top Charities for 2017 Giving Season – Evidence-backed, Thoroughly Vetted and Underfunded

GiveWell evaluates how much good a charity accomplishes, in terms of lives saved or improved Press Release - San Francisco, Calif. – Nov. 27, 2017 – GiveWell, a nonprofit that ...
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Red Cross Holiday Gift Guide: 3 Ways to ‘Give Something That Means Something’ This Giving Tuesday

Bring hope throughout this holiday season with gifts that help disaster victims, military heroes, and children and families abroad Press Release - WASHINGTON, Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After responding ...
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News Match to Raise Money and Awareness for Nonprofit Newsrooms on #GivingNewsDay

Press Release - Washington, DC – Every year, millions of Americans mark the Tuesday after Thanksgiving by donating to nonprofit and philanthropic causes as part of Giving Tuesday. This year, News ...
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#GivingTuesday Streamathon To Follow Donation Totals Live

This post was originally produced for Forbes. #GivingTuesday, the annual giving day organized by 92nd Street Y and the UN Foundation under the leadership of Kathy Calvin, now in its ...
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DonorPerfect Predicts a 23% Growth in Donations for 2017 #GivingTuesday, and Donation Total of $206 Million Internationally

The Founder of #GivingTuesday, Henry Timms, Cites 3 Trends That Will Spur Future Fundraising for the International Day of Giving. Press Release - DonorPerfect Fundraising Software predicts that the nonprofit ...
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#GivingTuesday and SurveyMonkey Release New Insights into Charitable Giving This Holiday Season

89% of Americans have supported a nonprofit over the past 12 months; giving expected to increase for this year’s #GivingTuesday Press Release - New York, NY and San Mateo, Calif.—November 20, ...
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Elior North America Kicks off Participation in Kick Hunger Challenge

Joins NFL initiative to fight hunger across the country Press Release - Charlotte, N.C., November 21, 2017 - Elior North America, a foodservice company with a commitment to making a ...
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Hanes’ National Sock Drive Marks Eighth Year, Celebrates #GivingTuesday By Donating 225,000 Pairs Of Socks To Help The Homeless

To spotlight the true nature of the issue in America, Hanes partners with nonprofit group Invisible People to share “Day in the Life” videos of three individuals experiencing homelessness – ...
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Evite Invites Party Planners, Hosts and Guests to Give Back This Holiday Season

“Make More Merry” campaign launches Nov 28 on #GivingTuesday, making it easy for hosts and guests to make charitable giving part of their holiday party plans. Press Release - LOS ANGELES ...
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Support Those Affected By Cancer On Giving Tuesday By Making A Donation To Twist Out Cancer

The Coleman Foundation will match donations to Twist Out Cancer on Giving Tuesday Press Release - November 1, 2017, Chicago – Twist Out Cancer, an international non-profit charitable organization that provides ...
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#GivingTuesday 2017: Classy Launches Real-Time Giving Hub and New Philanthropic Effort, “ClassyGives”

Just in time for #GivingTuesday, Classy is rallying behind the sector to contribute to the biggest giving day of the year. Press Release - SAN DIEGO, Calif., Nov. 21, 2017 ...
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Indiegogo Partners with Ingram Micro Commerce

Shipping & Logistics Provider Offers Indiegogo Entrepreneurs New Services to Quickly and More Reliably Deliver their Campaign Perks to Backers Press Release - SAN FRANCISCO, November 15, 2017 – Indiegogo, the ...
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Solar Finance Pioneer CleanCapital Closes 3.7M Investment Round to Help Investors Tap Solar Market

Funding round led by leading equity crowdfunding platform, SeedInvest, will be used to accelerate technology roadmap and scale operations Press Release - NEW YORK, NY- [Nov 14, 2017] -- CleanCapital, ...
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First-Ever Clean Energy Credit Union Raises Critical Start-up Funding

Leading national non-profit E4TheFuture provides financial backing to credit union as it gets ready to open for business Press Release - The nation’s first-ever Clean Energy Credit Union (CECU) today ...
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“Helpings from the Heart” to Serve More Than 20,000 Meals at 25th Annual Thanksgiving Feast in Orlando

Golden Corral Will Host Event at Salvation Army on Thanksgiving Day Press Release - ORLANDO, FL (Nov, 2017) – For the 25th consecutive year, Golden Corral, along with the generous support ...
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Need Your Help to Protect Vulnerable Children in Colombia

Crowdfunder: Mercedes Fernandez of Primero Lo Primero Campaign type: We're looking for donations to support a cause Campaign link: https://www.caringcrowd.org/protect-1920-children-exposed-violence-colombia Twitter: @PLPCOL Goal: 10,000 Progress: 1,690 Project: Our project will ...
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Support This Project to Provide Borneo People with Ultrasounds

Crowdfunder: Trina Noonan of Health In Harmony Campaign type: We're looking for donations to support a cause Campaign link: https://www.caringcrowd.org/provide-120000-people-ultrasounds Twitter: @HIHngo Goal: $18,000 Progress: $13,500 (75%) Project: 120,000 people ...
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Support National Parks and A Student’s Education

Crowdfunder: Brigham Cheshire of Atlas Learning Academy   Campaign type: We're looking for donations to support a cause Campaign link: https://www.gofundme.com/atlaslearningacadamy Twitter: @ATLAS_Learning Goal: $3,500 Progress: $165 Project: I am raising ...
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RE-volv Wins Prestigious Green Power Leadership Award

Innovative program recognized for making significant advances in training America’s youth to spearhead local solar energy projects Press Release - San Francisco, CA (November 2, 2017) — RE-volv – an ...
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Help AIDS Orphans Become Self-Reliant

Crowdfunder: Tanya Weaver of American Foundation for Children with AIDS Campaign type: We're looking for donations to support a cause Campaign link: https://www.caringcrowd.org/empower-these-risk-hiv-orphaned-girls Twitter: @AFCAids Goal: $10,000 Progress: $2,100 Project: ...
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How You Can Support Survivors of the California Wildfires

Crowdfunder: Stephanie Bowers of Jake's Diapers Campaign type: We're looking for donations to support a cause Campaign link: https://www.caringcrowd.org/help-wildfire-victims-relief-children-women Twitter: @jakesdiapers Goal: $6,037 Progress: $3,012 Project: The California wildfires have ...
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HomeBiogas 2.0 Turns Yesterday’s Kitchen Scraps Into Tomorrow’s Cooking Gas

HomeBiogas launches its clean energy home solution on Kickstarter, giving households the power to transform food waste into clean cooking gas and natural liquid fertilizer – and reduce their carbon ...
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Crowdfunding Campaign to Support LGBTQ Asylum Seekers

Crowdfunder: Katie Sgarro of AsylumConnect Campaign type: We're looking for donations to support a cause Campaign link: https://igg.me/at/taz2aJp3CT4 Twitter: @AsylumConnect Goal: $9,000 Progress: $1,775 Project: AsylumConnect is creating the first ...
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New Giving Day Platform Launches for Community Foundations

Contributary says its enhanced user experience and gamification leads to raising more money during online fundraisers Press Release - STATE COLLEGE, PA — A new tech startup has launched a ...
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How To Ensure Success In Crowdfunding?

By Valtteri Kaartemo, Head of Research at Masar Smart Energy Each successful entrepreneur seems to have an opinion on how to design and manage a crowdfunding campaign. Unfortunately, these comments tend to ...
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Newman’s Own Foundation Teams Up With CrowdRise For Holiday Challenge Announcing Half A Million In Grant Giveaways To Charities

CrowdRise’s 6th Annual Holiday Challenge will offer new platform upgrades and $500,000 in prizes and matching funds Press Release - DETROIT, MI - CrowdRise announced that its annual holiday giving ...
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Indiegogo Launches Marketplace: Innovative Products that are Shipping Now

Press Release - Indiegogo was created to empower people to unite around the innovative ideas that inspire them, and together make those ideas come to life. For almost 10 years we’ve ...
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