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GoFundMe is an American for-profit crowdfunding platform that allows people to raise money for events ranging from life events such as celebrations and graduations to challenging circumstances like accidents and illnesses. From 2010 to 2017, over $5 billion was raised on the platform from 50 million donors. For personal campaigns in the US, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, and Spain, GoFundMe is a free platform. The company is based in Redwood City, California, with offices in San Diego and Dublin, and with operations in France, Spain, Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom.

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'Mighty Ducks' Shaun Weiss: GoFundMe fundraiser page set up to aid troubled star

After "Mighty Ducks" star Shaun Weiss was arrested last week, a GoFundMe page has been set up to help the troubled former child actor.
USATODAY.com - Published

Man in $400,000 GoFundMe scam case pleads guilty and agrees to 5-year sentence

man in $400,000 gofundme scam case pleads guilty and agrees to 5-year sentence
(CNN)A man who was the instigator behind a false feel-good story that raised more than $400,000 as part of a GoFundMe scam plead guilty Friday in New Jersey court, according to prosecutors. Mark..
WorldNews - Published

Donations surge for college player's GoFundMe after hitting game-winning layup against Duke

The funds are going toward Nathan Bain's family in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian destroyed nearly everything they owned
CBS News - Published

Mom ‘smothered baby to death’ then raised thousands of dollars in funeral donations

mom ‘smothered baby to death’ then raised thousands of dollars in funeral donations
Victoria Jackson was arrested for murdering her son after collecting more than $4,000 in donations following his death. (Picture: ABC/GoFundMe) A mother who raised thousands of dollars for her..
WorldNews - Published

GoFundMe page raises over $150,000 for Fyre Festival caterer

A GoFundMe page has raised more than $150,000 for a caterer who was scammed by the creators of the Fyre Festival. Maryann Rolle catered thousands of meals for the festival but was never paid for it.
CBS News - Published

A girl with a gavel! Barbie debuts judge dolls, partners with GoFundMe to close 'dream gap'

Barbie is partnering with fundraising giant GoFundMe to raise money for its "Barbie Dream Gap Project" in it's ongoing effort to empower girls.
USATODAY.com - Published

A GoFundMe has raised over $70k to cover legal fees for anonymous Ukraine whistleblower

The whistleblower who filed a complaint about President Donald Trump's call to the Ukrainian president has so far received over $70k dedicated to legal aid through GoFundMe.
USATODAY.com - Published

Boy thrown from Mall of America balcony returns home

The family of the five-year-old boy who was thrown from a third-floor balcony at Minnesota's Mall of America back in April posted an update on GoFundMe on Tuesday. "We are pleased to share that our son..
CBS News - Published

Florida man has 25% of his skin stripped from his body in his fight against flesh-eating bacteria

florida man has 25% of his skin stripped from his body in his fight against flesh-eating bacteria
A Florida man has undergone three surgeries to strip 25% of his skin off his body as he battles an infection of flesh-eating bacteria. David Ireland, who was diagnosed with necrotizing fasciitis caused..
WorldNews - Published

CBD Melbourne: Roberta’s off screen antics better than film

It always seemed a stretch to ask reality TV fans to chip into a GoFundMe campaign to raise cash for a series on the one-time wife of a mobster Roberta Williams and her family.
The Age - Published

GoFundMe created to ease Valerie Harper's 'unrelenting medical costs' amid cancer fight

Valerie Harper's family is hoping her fans will offer relief when it comes to medical expenses.
USATODAY.com - Published

GoFundMe's decision to shut out Folau is a moral overreach

We must be wary of 'hate speech' being used as a tool to impose arbitrary standards of censorship.
The Age - Published

More than $1.5mln raised for Israel Folau

Israel Folau's new fundraiser has nearly topped $1.5 million within a day after it was launched following the shut down of his GoFundMe page.
SBS - Published

New Folau funding campaign reaches halfway mark with more than $1.5m raised

Donations to Israel Folau's new fundraising effort for his legal fight against Rugby Australia have surpassed $1.58 million - more money than his removed GoFundMe appeal.
SBS - Published

Nearly $1.5m raised for Folau in 24hrs

Israel Folau's new fundraiser has nearly topped $1.5 million within a day after it was launched following the shut down of his GoFundMe page.
SBS - Published

New Folau fundraiser surpasses GoFundMe appeal, more than $1.36m raised

Donations to Israel Folau's new fundraising effort for his legal fight against Rugby Australia have surpassed $1.36 million and has raised more money than his removed GoFundMe appeal
SBS - Published

New Folau fund tops $500k within hours, including $100k from Australian Christian Lobby

The Australian Christian Lobby is backing Israel Folau's legal fight against Rugby Australia after his GoFundMe page was taken down on Monday.
SBS - Published

New Folau fund nears $500k within hours

The Australian Christian Lobby is backing Israel Folau's legal fight against Rugby Australia after his GoFundMe page was taken down on Monday.
SBS - Published

Folau camp hits out at GoFundMe decision

Israel Folau's camp says there's a campaign of discrimination against the former rugby player and his followers after GoFundMe shut down his online fundraiser.
SBS - Published

Israel Folau GoFundMe page removed for 'violating terms of service'

israel folau gofundme page removed for 'violating terms of service'
An online fundraising page by sacked former Wallabies full-back Israel Folau has been taken down for violating GoFundMe's terms of service, the crowdfunding platform has said. The rugby star launched..
WorldNews - Published

'Buckled to demands': Folau team responds to GoFundMe shut down

Representatives of Israel Folau has slammed the decision made by crowdfunding platform GoFundMe to shutdown his appeal for $3 million to cover his legal fees, saying it had "buckled to demands against..
SBS - Published

LGBTIQ+ campaigner praises GoFundMe's shutdown of Folau's page

A campaigner who started a fundraiser for the LGBTQI+ community to take on Israel Folau has praised GoFundMe's decision to shut down the rugby player's page.
SBS - Published

Israel Folau's GoFundMe page shut down amid outrage

GoFundMe Australia has closed Israel Folau's campaign to raise money for his legal fight against Rugby Australia because it violates its terms of service.
SBS - Published

GoFundMe shuts down Folau's campaign page

GoFundMe Australia has closed Israel Folau's campaign to raise money for his legal fight against Rugby Australia because it violates its terms of service.
SBS - Published

Israel Folau's GoFundMe page funds for legal fight top $275,000

Former Wallabies star Israel Folau is trying to raise $3 million to cover legal costs in his ongoing fight with Rugby Australia.
SBS - Published

Israel Folau launches GoFundMe page to raise $3m for legal case

Israel Folau is trying to raise $3 million to cover legal costs in his bid to be reinstated by Rugby Australia.
SBS - Published

Three charged with hate crime after 'mob' attack on gay couple outside of DC gay bar

The couple has posted a GoFundMe to cover the medical costs for the victim, Braden Brecht. He is uninsured.
USATODAY.com - Published

Skyrocketing Drug Prices Have Americans Taking Desperate Measures

skyrocketing drug prices have americans taking desperate measures
With the rising cost of health insurance premiums and prescription drugs, Americans are scrambling for ways to cover lifesaving care. Injuries and illness, whether due to freak accidents or as chronic..
WorldNews - Published

Why a Texas boy says he raised $22,000 for GoFundMe border wall by selling hot chocolate

The wall is more than 20 feet tall and goes up a 300-foot incline over mountainous terrain. It also extends 7 feet into the ground.
USATODAY.com - Published

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