Indiegogo has reported that aggregate campaigns for the Nepal earthquake disaster have raised a total of $2.3 million a record for disaster relief donations on the platform.
Donors from over 1000 countries have supported over 600 individual campaigns on Indiegogo Life, and Indiegogo. Fundraisers on Indiegogo Life to not pay any platform fees so recipients keep more of the funds. Indiegogo representatives stated the success of these diverse campaigns in support of those impacted by the Nepal tragedy demonstrate how crowdfunding platforms may play a significant role in relief efforts alongside other charity organizations like the American Red Cross and UNICEF.
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