Category: Generosity by Indiegogo

Show Some Love this Valentine’s Day on Generosity

Remember how Valentine’s Day was celebrated when you were younger? As a kid, it’s not about focusing on just one person. When you passed out candy and valentines to the whole class, it made everyone feel included and loved. This Valentine’s Day, we encourage you to unleash your inner kid, and show some love to … read more

Humans of New York Smashes Goal to Raise $750,000 for Syrian Refugees

On Christmas Eve, Humans of New York blogger Brandon Stanton shared a very real opportunity to help Syrian refugees. And 18,000 of you decided to take him up on it. Stanton launched a Generosity fundraiser asking for donations to 13 Syrian families – they’d fled the war and now needed support as they settled into new jobs, … read more

Crowdfunding Gives Hope for Rare Diseases

This guest post was written by Ana Sanfilippo, VP of Global Strategy at Rare Genomics Institute. For years, Maya Nieder suffered from severe developmental delays, including difficulty communicating and hearing loss. She endured multiple operations and countless tests before exome sequencing revealed a mutation in her genes that had never been seen before. For Maya and her … read more

Indiegogo Life Launches Medical Fundraising Page

Though the uninsured rate among US adults has dropped more than 4 percentage points since passage of the Affordable Care Act, there are still plenty of costs that patients and their communities face when pursuing health.  At our free site for personal fundraising, Indiegogo Life, medical fundraising is one of our most common categories. We … read more

Crowdfunding Tuition with Draper University and Indiegogo Life

Draper University has partnered with Indiegogo Life to enable Draper University applicants to raise funds for their tuition. At our site, you can see campaigns from budding entrepreneurs who explain why they want to attend Draper University and what business they plan to launch. Through these campaigns, we’ve gained many interesting insights about raising money … read more