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Petition Website Adopting Crowdfunding To Drive Revenues

Change.org, a petition website that hosts sponsored (ie, paid) campaigns for organizations, after testing it out, is now turning to crowdfunding for its customers. It plans to phase out payments for a piece of the fundraising action. Previous crowdfunding tests … Continue reading

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Launch UMD Provides Students With Crowdfunding Portal

The University of Maryland has created its own crowdfunding site to fund student endeavors. Called “Launch MD” the portal offers donors a chance to contribute to such projects as new uniforms for the Terp Dance Team to more cerebral endeavors … Continue reading

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