Crowdfunding

Friday, February 8, 2019

Friday, February 8, 2019

Jennifer James

EXCLUSIVE: GoFundMe investigates campaign by suspended Labour Party activist after she ‘borrows’ £7k for personal ‘cash flow' problem

Suspended Labour Party activist ‘borrows’ £7,000 from own crowdfunding campaign

Jennifer James has announced that she has taken £7,000 of the donated money to sort out a personal “cash flow problem”.

Monday, January 21, 2019

Monday, January 21, 2019

GoFundMe page raises over £100k for unpaid Fyre Festival caterer after featuring in new Netflix documentary

Unpaid Fyre Festival caterer raises over £100k with GoFundMe page after featuring in new Netflix documentary

GoFundMe page raises over £100k for unpaid Fyre Festival caterer

More than £100,000 has been raised for a restaurant owner in the Bahamas who was not paid for catering of the failed Fyre Festival.

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Wrapping paper

Is it acceptable to crowdfund your children’s Christmas presents?

Is it acceptable to crowdfund your children’s Christmas presents?

A dad-of-five has received a lot of attention after asking strangers to help buy Christmas presents for children via a GoFundMe page.

Friday, January 19, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

John Worboys was found guilty of raping 12 women

John Worboys victims vow to launch judicial review despite Government rejection

John Worboys victims vow to launch judicial review despite Government rejection

Women launched crowdfunding campaign earlier this week

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Man claims video games saved his life, as he releases his own game

Man claims video games saved his life, as he releases his own game

Man claims video games saved his life, as he releases his own game

Daniel Simons says he taught himself programming after his father bought him a computer and CD at the age of 12

Friday, August 25, 2017

Friday, August 25, 2017

Former CIA officer sets up crowdfunding page in attempt to ban Donald Trump from Twitter

Former CIA officer sets up crowdfunding page in attempt to ban Donald Trump from Twitter

Former CIA officer attempts to ban Donald Trump from Twitter

Valerie Plame says she wants to buy a major stake in Twitter so she can persuade the company to ban Donald Trump

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Just Giving page raises more than £275,000 for Manchester Arena victim's families

Just Giving page raises over £275,000 for Manchester Arena victims' families

Just Giving page raises over £275,000 for Manchester Arena victims' families

Manchester Evening News set up a fundraising page to help those affected by the Manchester Arena attack

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Full interview: Julia Hartley-Brewer speaks to Kato Harris, the teacher falsely accused of rape

Kato Harris, the full interview: Teacher falsely accused of rape reveals his hell

Teacher falsely accused of rape reveals his hell

Kato Harris told Julia Hartley-Brewer that the hell he was living in has now passed, but he still has terrifying flashbacks about being accused of rape

Kato Harris: 'People supported me, this nobody, I don't think I'll look at humanity in the same way again'

Kato Harris: 'I don't think I'll look at humanity in the same way again'

Kato Harris: 'I don't think I'll look at humanity in the same way again'

A crowdfunding page was set up to support Kato Harris' legal fees as he was falsely accused of rape, and more than 1,000 people donated

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Kadcyla drug: 'We must change the way we decide who can receive new cancer treatment', says patient who crowd-funded his own treatment

Man who crowd-funded own cancer treatment says 'we must make drugs cheaper'

Man who crowd-funded own cancer treatment says 'we must make drugs cheaper'

Patient Mo Haque joins James Max to tell his story about how he gained private cancer treatment, after a cancer drug was withdrawn from the NHS in England

Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

Association of British Commuters launches a crowdfunding campaign to take action on Southern Rail problems

Southern Rail commuters launch crowdfunding campaign to end 'daily catastrophe'

Southern Rail commuters launch crowdfunding campaign to end 'daily catastrophe'

They hope to raise £25,000 for a judicial review into the Department for Transport and how they have handled problems with Southern Rail