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Catholic Church Crowdfunding To Help Immigrants

Catholic charities are using crowdfunding to raise money to help pay for ” legal support and other necessities to dozens of families who had previously been separated from their children at the border and now face immigration proceedings.” In Oregon, … Continue reading

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Statue of Liberty Crowdfunding Museum

Just in time for Independence Day, the Statue of Liberty Ellis Island Foundation (where a lot of immigrants entered the country) is starting a new crowdfunding campaign to pay for the completion of a new museum on the island. The … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding To Fly Scammed Students Home From China

Crowdfunding is paying for a group of South African teenagers who have been detained by the Peoples Republic of China government to fly home. The group was recruited by Owen Wang, who claimed to represent Sanda Youth International. He “enticed … Continue reading

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CA Couple Crowdfunds Legal Representation For Immigrants

It is one of the largest social movements in United States history – the backlash against the Administration’s (now reversed) policy of separating immigrant children from their parents. A couple in California, after seeing a heart wrenching photo of an … Continue reading

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Site Crowdfunds To Fight Trump Travel Ban

Crowdfunding continues to be political as a new crowdfunding site has been established to help two Yemeni brothers who have been deported by the Trump travel “ban” (although the Administration now calls it a temporary pause). According to the Financial … Continue reading

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Newspaper Crowdfunds With Startup To Publish

The respected newspaper The San Francisco Chronicle is starting a crowdfunding campaign with a journalism startup The Beacon to raise $15,000 by October 16 so that they can collaborate on a multimedia project on issues surrounding immigration and the Bay … Continue reading

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