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Crowdfunding for Nonprofits & Schools

Crowdfunding is nothing new.  Nonprofits have been crowdfunding for decades! Think about it. Jerry Lewis hosted his first telethon in 1966 for the Muscular Dystrophy Association which became an annual event though 2009 and has raised nearly $2.45 billion for MDA. The telethon is the equivalent of today’s crowdfunding. Crowdfunding is simply the act of gathering…
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November 17, 2013 0

What is Umojawa?

What is umojawa? umojawa is a crowdfunding platform supporting educational and not-for-profit organizations serving youth and their communities. Individuals and organizations working to enhance and improve the educational and cultural experiences of youth can upload their projects on umojawa and supporters from anywhere in the world can rally to fund those projects. The founders and…
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September 6, 2013 0