Crowdfunding

Q&A: Classy CEO Discusses GoFundMe Deal
January 14, 2022 at 3:30 pm

On a day full of client calls regarding the news of GoFundMe acquisition, Classy CEO Chris Himes chatted with NonProfit PRO about the deal, potential new features — like tying crowdfunding campaigns to nonprofit causes, evolving workplace giving and gathering donor preferences — and the future of nonprofit technology.

The Competition From Crowdfunding Sites
September 5, 2019 at 11:53 am

Imagine with me that you are listening to the radio, and they mentioned a horrific famine affecting four countries in Africa. This should not be too hard to imagine — in 2018, famines in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen have been called the greatest humanitarian crisis since World War II.

The Case for New-Charity, Part 2
August 28, 2019 at 12:11 pm

In days past, charity ―  “old-charity" ― was dominated by the few and influential. Sure, it is true that, at the local level, community members were able to organize fundraisers for causes near and dear effectively.