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crowdfund

To raise money for something, such as a project or cause, by soliciting donations from a large network of people, often via social media. If the studio won't finance our movie, then we'll have to turn to crowdfunding. I'm crowdfunding to raise money for a local family whose house burned down.
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He said that Zain Mughal, founder and CEO, Seed Out, has offered to connect with CAC through Seed Out Crowd Funding Program to alleviate the legal and administrative sufferings of Pakistanis in distress.
ENPNewswire-July 29, 2019--Taiho Pharmaceutical to Participate in READYFOR SDGs, Using Crowd Funding to Support Organizations Addressing Issues in the Field of Oncology
All seemed lost until a friend of Lola's urged her to launch a Crowd Funding campaign, and PS540 was raised, with donors ranging as far away as New Zealand.
There are authentic Crowd Funding platforms with whom Aster DM Healthcare has been working with, in the last 5 years like the Milaap, Impact Guru etc., to meet the needs of people who can't afford.
IANS New Delhi CPI candidate from Begusarai Kanhaiya Kumar has raised the highest amount of over Rs 70 lakh through crowd funding for Lok Sabha elections while Atishi, AAP candidate from Delhi East, has raised over Rs 61 lakh so far, according an online crowd funding platform.
KARACHI -- Pakistan's top snooker professional Hamza Akbar has initiated crowd funding to support his career after being let down by unavailability of sponsors or any financial support from his home country.
The provision of a crowd funding platform so that members of the community are supported to develop projects that enhance the borough.
It had raised nearly $3.7m (APS2.8m) on Indiegogo when it was launched as a crowd funding project in 2014.In December, it was reported that Jibo Inc had sold its assets to an investment firm.
Faia Younan said she had no idea what Crowd Funding meant when she first heard of it, and that she was not sure if it would be a success, but eventually she used the technique to fund her first debut single.
Transparent Hands funds surgeries of poor patients using a global Crowd funding platform.
"Crowd funding platforms and blockchain technologies are a case in point," he said.
The firm said that it has closed a GBP4m crowd funding deal to provide P2P services.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 27, 2018--Monzo planning crowd funding campaign
Global Banking News-November 27, 2018--Monzo planning crowd funding campaign
Speaking at a seminar on rebuilding Kerala organised by the Indian Business and Professional Council (IBPC) Dubai, Vijayan promised a transparent crowd funding system with an online tracking mechanism for projects to rebuild the state.