Tagged: oregon

Famous Ladies Gather to Online Girls’ School During Kickstarter Crowdfunding Campaign

Portland, Oregon’s School of Doodle has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to remain a free online high school for girls. The project is seeking to raise $75,000 and within a few days, it has reached nearly $50,000 from over 174 backers. Not only has… Read More

Reynolds High School Alum Launches Crowdfunding Campaign For Shooter’s Funeral And Family

On June 10th, 15-year-old Jared Pagett walked into Reynolds High School in Troutdale, Oregon with an AR-15 rifle. He killed freshmen Emilio Hoffman, injured a physical education teacher and engaged a responding officer in a gunfight before retreating inside a bathroom, where he turned the gun… Read More

Co-founder of Neighbor.ly Sarah Shipley to Lead a Civic Crowdfunding Session at the City Club of Portland’s Civic Salon

Sarah Shipley, co-founder of Neighbor.ly, BikeWalkKCand Kansas City B-cycle, will lead a session on crowdfunding campaigns at the the City Club of Portland’s Civic Salon. Shipley, who also owns Shipley Communications, has raised money for communities all over the country. She has witnessed diverse communities come together to build… Read More

Kickstarter Campaign Squanders $123K, Campaign Creator Responds

A campaign launched for a board game called “The Doom That Came To Atlantic City” raised $122,000, closing funding on June 6th of last year. Over 1200 backers chipped in. The campaign was launched by The Forking Path, a Portland, Oregon based game developer and… Read More

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