GoFundMe Has Helped Raise $2 Billion to Support Causes, Like Bringing Water to Flint

Feb 16, 2016 at 12:00am

Amid reports that the water in Flint, Mich., was too contaminated to drink, Marseille Allen and a friend responded by distributing bottles of water at a church and outside city hall. Allen posted a photo of her volunteer efforts on Facebook and was overwhelmed by the response from friends, family and former classmates from Wellesley College — many of whom urged her to set up a crowdfunding campaign through GoFundMe.

View Article


Back to Press