#238: 2nd Annual 'Give Local America' Hopes To Beat 2014's $53 Million In One Day
April 22, 2015 - Read the full Forbes article and watch the interview here: http://onforb.es/1D8qiQt. Subscribe to this podcast on iTunes by clicking here: http://bit.ly/ymotwitunes or on Stitcher by clicking here: http://bit.ly/ymotwstitcher. The current record for a single day crowdfunding event was set on May 6, 2014 at $53 million. On May 5th, 2015, nonprofit organizations across the country will work to break that record using the online platform Kimba for the second annual Give Local America event. The remarkable program will involve thousands of nonprofits, each promoting its own cause. Some community foundations organized nonprofits in their respective communities for a collaborative effort, like the Seattle Foundation, which raised over $12 million with the nonprofits in its community. Please consider whether a friend or colleague might benefit from this piece and, if so, share it.