Show Me the Money: Linked by a Cause
Online fundraising hub
Online fundraising hub Firstgiving.com extends the reach and deepens the pockets of shelters seeking donations
|Meredith Emerson’s family memorialized their daughter’s love for animals by raising funds for the Longmont Humane Society through a Firstgiving page.|
Beyond spreading a few laughs or moving stories, though, some shelters have been using this medium to spread goodwill. Through a fundraising website called Firstgiving.com, nonprofits can design their own web pages and mass email the link to request and receive electronic donations.