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Social fundraising - What would you do to raise money for your favorite cause?
VideoJuice asks and answers the question, "What would you do to raise money for your favorite cause?" VideoJuice is a social fundraising platform to help you crowdfund your favorite cause, whether a charity or a personal need. To motivate others to donate, simply ...
Friends Ask Friends Fundraising System
SocialGravity connects local charities, businesses and organizations with the people that support them in a secure online platform of like-minded and socially conscious professionals. In an increasingly digital world, there is nothing to augment and support the ...
Equity crowdfunding for crowdfunders.
For innovative or social impact startups and backers, Backersphere is the only managed crowdfunding ecosystem that provides open access to equity and the crowd. For Startups * Find your crowd to leverage crowdsourcing, crowd-based social media marketing, and 100s ...
Social marketplace that benefits charities
Raise5 is an on platform that turn goods and services into donations for charity. We enable charity supporters to donate their product and services on our online marketplace and have the proceeds forwarded to the charity of their choice.
Lend money to small businesses in your neighborhood
We help you lend money to small businesses in your neighborhood. If you are a small business owner, we help you grow and pay interest to your customers and neighbors instead of paying a credit card. Local credit is better credit: our interest rates are more ...