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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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According to the Ministry of Finance, the crowd-fund has received RM 173,121,351,89 as of 3pm yesterday.
This is, of course, acutely distressing for their loved ones, Experts have cuts are forcing to crowd-fund to funeral costs compounded with the shame and stigma of not being able to afford a funeral.
This is, of course, acutely distressing for their loved ones, Experts have cuts are forcing to crowd-fund funeral costs compounded with the shame and stigma of not being able to afford a funeral.
This is, of course, acutely distressing for their loved ones, Experts have cuts are forcing to crowd-fund funeral compounded with the shame and stigma of not being able to afford a funeral.
The group members are now seeking a judicial review of the coroner's decision in the High Court and are trying to crowd-fund the initial PS10,000 needed to launch the action, which could cost up to PS100,000 in total.
It is one of the first full-fledged crowd-funding platforms in the country that helps individuals and institutions to crowd-fund for CSR projects.
"I had this idea how we could potentially crowd-fund for solar energy projects, said van Haaren.
The crowd-fund today mirrors the Tabung Harapan Malaysia (THM), which was launched as an avenue for the public to help Putrajaya tackle the RM1 trillion liabilities left behind by Najib's administration.
warned that people to cover costs Experts have warned that cuts are forcing people to crowd-fund to cover funeral costs WITH THE AVERAGE COST OF A UK FUNERAL NOW NEARLY PS4,000, GOVERNMENT MONEY TO HELP THOSE WHO CAN'T AFFORD IT IS PLUNGING
But not everyone thinks it's fair that the Jersey-bred celebrity is using his star power to crowd-fund his latest effort.
To hear of the losing value of the collected donations of public money for the dam is upsetting, yet is it really unfair to blame the State Bank for not providing good options for investment, when the whole scheme of a crowd-funded project was so unusual and impractical in the first place?
Melanie Kennedy, 41, from Bangor, Co Down, was diagnosed with breast tumours in 2013 and crowd-funded to pay for drugs privately.
All crowd-funded offerings must be made through an intermediary that is either a registered broker-dealer or a "funding portal." Regulation CF permits limited advertising of the offering.
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 31, 2014-Beepi car marketplace gets crowd-funded
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-December 31, 2014-Beepi car marketplace gets crowd-funded