Tagged: hurricane sandy

GoFundMe Hurricane Sandy Relief: $400,000 from 5,000 Donors in 8 Days (and counting)


$400,000 in donations from 5,000 people in just 8 days.  Crowdfunding portal GoFundMe continues to have a big impact on the lives of Hurricane Sandy victims.  Their dedicated Hurricane Sandy relief page has been busy. Some of the stories people are sharing are just heart… Read More

Crowdfunding Poised to Streamline Relief Donations After Major Disasters


  It is becoming clear that Hurricane Sandy has had an astonishing impact on the eastern seaboard of the US.  Dozens are dead.  New York officials estimate that up to 40,000 people were left homeless by the storm.  The FEMA trailers made famous in the… Read More

HelpersUnite Waives Operating Fees for Hurricane Sandy Help


In an effort to help expedite relief for victims of Hurricane Sandy, donation-based crowdfunding portal HelpersUnite is waiving operating fees for victims of the now-infamous storm.  From their web site:    HelpersUnite is a platform that enables you to raise money to support disaster victims,… Read More