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Shaun King Seeks Funding For Trayvon Martin’s Family On HopeMob

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HopeMob founder Shaun King has launched a campaign on the HopeMob platform seeking donations to benefit three causes related to Trayvon Martin. Martin was shot and killed by George Zimmerman, who was recently found not guilty on charges stemming from the incident. The campaign aims… Read More

Convoy of Hope Teams with HopeMob, Bringing Relief to Oklahoma Tornado Survivors

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Convoy of Hope partnered with charity crowdfunding organization, HopeMob, which raised more than $46,000 to support Convoy of Hope’s tornado disaster relief operations in Moore, Oklahoma. “Partnering with HopeMob is another example how working together with like-minded organizations really helps to be able to provide… Read More

After Disasters, Crowdfunding Can Help Public Donate Smart

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Last year a student at Chardon High School in Ohio shot and killed three classmates and wounded three others, leaving one permanently paralyzed. Fast forward to today and the city of Chardon is again in shock, this time due to the dispersement of over $900,000… Read More

Crowdfunding sites raise thousands for Oklahoma victims

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Crowdfunding websites are seeing donations pour in following the deadly tornado that ravaged Moore, Okla. More than a dozen separate campaigns popped up on crowdfunding site, Fundly, less than 24 hours after the tornado swept through the Oklahoma City suburb, killing at least 24 people, injuring more… Read More

HopeMob founder’s latest project uses celebrity influence for social good


When he was 15, Shaun King was brutally assaulted during a hate crime. Three surgeries and a year-and-a-half later, he recovered from his injuries with a commitment to help those in need. King is the founder of HopeMob, a nonprofit crowdfunding site dedicated to supporting charitable… Read More

Shaun King Brings Hope(Mob) to Crowdfunding


  Shaun King, founder of the nonprofit HopeMob is revolutionizing crowdfunding for social good with his web site that, unlike most crowdfunding platforms, actually comes with a crowd.   Born in Kentucky in a working class family, as a fifteen-year-old he was beaten so badly in what… Read More

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