GoFundMe is a crowdfunding site that markets itself as a platform where people can Better their potential to raise money for themselves, a friend or loved one during life's important moments.
GoFundMe allows users to raise money without a campaign deadline or to choose an all-or-nothing model (you must hit your goal to keep the funds raised.
Categories: Medical, Volunteer, Emergencies, Education, Memorials, Sports, Animals, Business, Charity, Community, Competitions, Creative, Events, Faith, Family, National News, Newlyweds, Other, Travel, and Wishes.
- Computer with Internet Connection
- Create your campaign - Personal or charity
- Share with Family & Friends - Using built-in connections to Facebook, Twitter & Email
It is free to create and share your online fundraising campaign, GoFundMe will deduct a 5% fee from each donation that you receive. The fee is deducted automatically. A processing fee of about 3% will also be deducted from each donation.
You can withdraw your balance directly to your bank account. US users may also request a check. Withdrawing money does not affect the progress meter that's displayed on your GoFundMe campaign.