From politics to potato salad, even a trip to Mars, you can raise money for just about any product with crowdfunding, but those products don’t always make it into the hands of backers.
San Francisco crowdfunding site Indiegogo is hosting a fundraiser to help pay for the defense of a police officer caught on camera gunning down a fleeing suspect in South Carolina – after a rival site rejected the attempt.
A San Francisco writer has raised over $150,000 for victims of a massive apartment fire in the city’s Mission District.
In an era of ride-sharing apps comes a new transit solution that’s heavily armed with data and ready to take on the public bus system.
Making music for a living is a gamble. Now, some starving artists are getting funding straight from their fans.
A San Francisco specialty apparel firm is rolling out a jacket designed for mass transit commuters who can’t bear to be stuck among their germ-spewing fellow passengers.
The mysterious comedian behind the “God” Facebook Page is using his divine power to create a billboard campaign that advocates for LGBT rights in and around Topeka, Kansas — the hometown of the Westboro Baptist Church.
In February, a GoFundMe campaign was kicked off to legally buy Marilyn Jean Hartman a ticket to Hawaii after she made at least three attempts to get on a plane leaving San Francisco International. Since then 50 people chipped in.
A discussion on Miles Scott’s documentary was featured at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con…
A San Francisco high school senior set-up a crowdfunding campaign after he was denied financial aid to attend a prestigious summer school program.