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Girl Scouts Return $100K To Transphobic Donor, Then Raise $124K In One Day On Indiegogo

Girls Scouts celebrating a $100,000 donation to send 500 girls to camp quickly turned bitter after learning it came with a catch: it could not be used to support transgender girls.

06/30/2015

Image from YouTube video showing former police officer Michael Slager shooting Walter Scott in the back as he runs away. Inset: Scott during his Coast Guard years, Slager official police portrait. (Family photo/North Charleston Police Dept.)

SF-Based Indiegogo Hosts Crowdfunding For Defense Of Cop Accused In South Carolina Murder

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.

04/09/2015

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Will Ferrell Challenges Video Gamers To Play With Him At SF’s Twitch TV For Cancer Charities

“Anchorman” Will Ferrell is offering video game fans a chance to play with him in San Francisco to raise money for charities that help children with cancer.

09/12/2014

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SF’s Castro Theatre Losing Piece Of History To Build World’s Largest Digital Organ

The Castro Theatre plans to sell it’s famed Wurlitzer organ. Taking its place is a digital console with seven keyboards and over 800 stops — likely to be the largest of its kind in the world.

08/29/2014

Leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, runs the bases as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment at AT&T Park November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. The Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area foundation turned the city into Gotham City for Miles by creating a day-long event bringing his wish to be BatKid to life. (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Batkid Movie Arrives At San Diego Comic-Con

A discussion on Miles Scott’s documentary was featured at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con…

07/27/2014

Leukemia survivor Miles, 5, dressed as BatKid, runs the bases as part of a Make-A-Wish foundation fulfillment at AT&T Park November 15, 2013 in San Francisco. (Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

‘BatKid Begins’ Movie Needs Funding

Scott, a cancer survivor, enthralled millions last November when the Make-A-Wish Foundation transformed San Francisco for his daylong escapade as the caped crusader. Now, filmmakers are hoping his internet celebrity can help fund a documentary preserves the feel-good moment for posterity.

07/17/2014

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Katherine Heigl Producers Seeks Crowd-Funding Through SF Company Indiegogo

Producers for the former ‘Grey’s’ star’s next movie need to raise $150K to finish film…

02/13/2014

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James Franco Seeks $500K In Crowd-Funding For New Films

The actor is raising money so a collection of young filmmakers can adapt his 2011 short story collection, “Palo Alto”…

06/18/2013