Tagged: razoo

Brief: Razoo Expands Into Personal Fundraising


On Wednesday, crowdfunding platform for causes, Razoo, announced it has decided to expand into personal fundraising. Razoo declared that now everyone can use may use its platform for various projects that range from personal to medical bills. It also stated that all fees will be… Read More

Razoo is Crowdfunding to End Sex Trafficking in US


Razoo, a crowdfunding platform for causes, has launched the Everyone’s Kids, Everyone Gives campaign which will raise funds for nonprofits focused on ending the sex trafficking of minors in the U.S.  The campaign originated from a TED Challenge Group that formed at TED 2013, where… Read More

Razoo Posts Winners of National Day of Giving Competition


As previously reported crowdfunding site for causes Razoo, raised over $1.1 Million in donations as part of #GivingTuesday.  The site has now announced the official winners of its national day of giving competition. More than 600 fundraisers from across the country participated in the Razoo giving competition. The… Read More

Razoo Crowdfunds Over $1.1 Million for #GivingTuesday

#givingtuesday on Razoo

As part of the #GivingTuesday global initiative Razoo, a donation based crowdfunding platform, hosted 24 hours of generosity as on  December 2nd. Razoo united nonprofit organizations, fundraisers, and donors across the country. Every donation made during the #GivingTuesday event helped qualify the diverse causes for… Read More

Women’s Foundation of California Aids Low Income Women, Crowdfunds on Razoo

Womens foundation of california givingtuesday

The Women’s Foundation of California has announced they have created a new video that shows the challenges facing low-income women in California, while proposing solutions to improve their lives.  Simultaneously the Foundation is raising funds through the Razoo crowdfunding platform. To incentivize giving, an inspired giving circle member… Read More

Crowdvance Plans #GivingTuesday Initiative With 35+ Nonprofits

GivingTuesday FundingDream

Crowdvance is a free crowdfunding platform for non-profit companies, and they’ve announce an initiative slated for #GivingTuesday. Giving Tuesday takes place after Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It is a boon for non-profits around the country, and this year Crowdvance is going to try… Read More

Razoo to Back #GivingTuesday with National Competition

Giving Tuesday Razoo

Razoo, a crowdfunding site for causes, has pledged its support for #GivingTuesday’s annual national day of giving which takes place on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, by providing an easy way for organizations and individuals alike to jumpstart the holiday giving season. #GivingTuesday inspires people to take collaborative action to improve… Read More

Crowdfunding site for Causes Razoo Makes Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Fight Child Sex Trafficking


Crowdfunding site Razoo has announced a Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action to host a 24-hour Giving Day in Spring 2014 to help raise awareness and the necessary funds to end child slavery and sex trafficking in the U.S. “At last year’s CGI annual… Read More

Crowdfunding Site Razoo Adds Peer-to-Peer Fundraising on their Platform


Razoo, a crowdfunding site for causes, has expanded its online platform to allow people to give directly to other people for any good cause – whether nonprofit or personal. Razoo now empowers everyday philanthropists to show they care through peer-to-peer giving for personal fundraisers. Razoo’s has helped… Read More

Online Payment Processor Stripe Targets Crowdfunding Platforms With Two Offerings


Cristina Cordova is in business development at online payment processor Stripe. Stripe is a well-known payment system. I’ve personally worked on Stripe integrations and can say that it’s a very nice system to work with, so my interest was piqued when I saw that Cristina… Read More

Razoo Hosts Crowdfunding Campaign for the Smithsonian

Yoga The Art of Transformation Smithsonian

Razoo.com, a crowdfunding site for causes, has launched the Smithsonian’s first major crowdfunding campaign. The online fundraiser will support the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery’s “Yoga: The Art of Transformation,” the world’s first exhibition on the visual history of yoga. The fundraiser begins today, May 29,… Read More

Bolder Giving Announces the Launch of Give OUT Day, the First National Giving Day Campaign for LGBTQ Causes

Give Out Day on Razoo

Bolder Giving, in partnership with the Kevin J. Mossier Foundation and Forward Motion Group, today announced the launch of Give OUT Day supporting the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer (LGBTQ) community through a new national giving campaign.  Give OUT Day is the first nationwide… Read More

List: 20 Notable Niche Crowdfunding Sites


We’ve put together a list of 20 niche crowdfunding sites we’ve covered on Crowdfund Insider recently. Many of these sites cater to specific interests and geographic areas, and many have unique ways of helping crowdfunders raise funds.  Angeldorm allows individuals to receive donations for college funds. Money… Read More

How to raise $16 million from crowdfunding in one day


Minnesota’s GiveMNraised $16.3 million in one day using crowdfunding site Razoo in November of 2012. In what has become a major annual event in the nonprofit community in Minnesota, 4,381 nonprofits participated, raising money from 53,339 people on “Give to the Max Day.” The Community Foundation of Utah (with… Read More

Crowdfunding Platform Razoo and SXSW Announce Partnership


Razoo, a  crowdfunding platform for causes, and SXSW Interactive Festival announced today a partnership to raise money online for two charitable causes March 8-12, 2013.  The partnership reflects a commitment to furthering the community-oriented culture of SXSW by offering more opportunities to support forward-thinking causes. The… Read More

Entrepreneurs await rules for crowdfunding

Elisse Walter SEC Chairman

In April, President Barack Obama signed the bipartisan Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act into law. The entrepreneurial community cheered, saying the law would help small businesses raise money during their most vulnerable periods, when companies try to move from early to late stage. “The thing… Read More