Tag: Humans of New York

Meet Dr. O’Reilly, the Man who Wants to End Pediatric Cancer

On May 5, 2016, Humans of New York introduced us to Dr. Richard O’Reilly, the Chairman of Pediatrics at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for over thirty years. Dr. O’Reilly is a leading expert on bone marrow transplants and pioneered an approach that is now used to treat over 2,500 patients annually. His mentality is … read more

Humans of New York & Dr. O’Reilly Fight Pediatric Cancer & More Hot Stories This Week

This week we announced our partnership with Celery, which is just the latest thing we have done to keep supporting our entrepreneurs with all the tools needed to raise funds, take pre-orders and successfully fulfill. Every day we are finding new and better ways to help people bring their ideas not just to life, but to market. … read more

Lighting Up the Dominican Republic, Fighting Pediatric Cancer and More Hot Stories This Week

Happy post-Mother’s Day to all. Don’t forget that you should celebrate your mom all year, and check out some of our awesome mom entrepreneurs here. Tech News As the smartwatch proliferates, you may be torn between upgrading, and sticking with your (presumably) classy fashion watch. Now, you can have both! Add smarts to your regular watch simply by adding … 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

“Let’s Send Kids to Harvard” Sets The Record For Biggest Indiegogo Fundraiser

We’re excited to announce that an inspiring Indiegogo Life fundraiser, Let’s Send Kids to Harvard: Vidal Scholarship Fund, has set a new record for the most contributors ever to a single campaign! Over the last two weeks, more than 50,000 contributors from 108 different countries donated to the fundraiser started by the Humans of New York blogger, Brandon … read more