Tag: Hurricane Irene

Campaign Profiles: Disasters and the Communities That Support

A recent flood on October 25 in the town of Monterosso al Mare took the lives of nine people, devastating a small community located in Cinque Terre, Italy.  Francesco Campari, a resident of New York, originally from this town, heard of the catastrophe and quickly jumped at the opportunity to raise at least $5,000 to … read more

IndieGoGo Team: Campaign Round Up!

Danae/Founder & COO Theme: Empowerment Through Sports Gear for Gals in Pakistan Maasai Cricket Warriors New CD by CHAI Town  Eric/Founder & CTOSPORTS – The Wrong Way AroundThese guys are embarking on an independent fundraiser bike ride. They are recording the entirety of the ride with both handheld and helmet-mounted cameras and will turn that … read more

SXSW 2012 Panels – Vote for IndieGoGo!

March 2012 seems like aeons away considering we’re barely over summer, the East Coast is just dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Irene and school hasn’t even opened its doors to the kids. But here at IndieGoGo we’re already prepping for our workshops!  As many of you know, SXSW Interactive/Film/Music is a cross-business platform which … read more