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The CrowdRise Story: April 2016

The 2016 Boston Marathon crushed it with over $26.6 million raised. That's over $1 million per mile. Wait.  Double checking my math,  Yep.  Got it.  C...

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The CrowdRise Story: March 2016

Patagonia and Moosejaw got together to launch the Patagonia x Moosejaw Charity Thing raising over $20,000 for some incredible environmental organizati...

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3/28 - Probably the best week of the year ...

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3/21 - According to the Council on Philanthropy ...

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The CrowdRise Story: January 2016

The CrowdRise Giving Tower Holiday Challenge ended in January and raised over $6.4 million for so charities. Gets crazier every year…can’t wait till t...

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12/28 - Find some balance ...

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The CrowdRise Story: December 2015

Mr. Hamo, a Syrian refugee, who is affectionately called The Scientist, saw first hand how the power of giving can transform a life. You’ve gotta read...

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Every Brick is a Donation in The Giving Tower

​ The Giving Tower is in full swing and so far we've had ridiculously good feedback from charities, donors, strangers, and even former professors.

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The CrowdRise Story: November 2015

The TCS New York City Marathon crushed it and raised over $19 million for so many incredible causes.  The 2015 CrowdRise Giving Tower launched on #Giv...

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11/2 - For the following three weeks ...

 

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The CrowdRise Story: October 2015

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9/28 - A few good reasons to skip class this coming week ...

 

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9/21 - If you combine four teaspoons of honey ...

 

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8/31 - Consider getting some licorice ...

Probably our most important update since last week.  It’s more of a story.  Here we go.  Actually, one moment.  Let’s all gather ourselves in preparat...

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The CrowdRise Story: August 2015

Mallory Brown was back at it again and this time, she was in her hometown of Detroit. She raised over $26,000 in 24 hours to save a BBQ in Detroit ser...

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The CrowdRise Story: July 2015

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The CrowdRise Story: June 2015

The Saving Pets Challenge wrapped up by raising over $1.8 for organizations focused on reducing shelter euthanasia.   I was in a meeting with some see...

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The CrowdRise Story: May 2015

Actress Salma Hayek teamed up with UNICEF to create CHIME for the Children of Syria, a campaign focused on helping more than 600 children and their fa...

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The CrowdRise Story: April 2015