Brief: YouCaring Announces Its Top 10 Crowdfunding Campaigns For 2016 #GivingTuesday

Brief: YouCaring Announces Its Top 10 Crowdfunding Campaigns For 2016 #GivingTuesday

Following the 2016 #GivingTuesday, YouCaring announced its top 10 crowdfunding campaigns for the annual event, which was held yesterday (November 29th).

Gift GivingThe top 10 campaigns are listed below.

  1. Heat for the Sisters (Peekskill, NY): A group of nuns crowdfund to repair their convent.
  2. Yuan’s Dying Wishes (New York, NY): Newly engaged, a woman receives a terminal cancer diagnoses, and makes the most of it.
  3. #LiveLikeSusie (San Francisco, CA): Adam Klein, Survivor Season 33 star, honors his mother who died of lung cancer.
  4. Puppy Arlo (Houston, TX): A puppy that was tied to a truck and dragged, fights through a long recovery.
  5. Support Officer Arn Salao and His Family (Anchorage, AK): After being shot four times, the Anchorage Police Department rallies to help a fellow officer.
  6. Bring Nora Grace & Gabriella Home (Spartanburg, SC): A couple adopted two kids from Ethiopia and now two more China, in addition to caring for eight children of their own.
  7. Finley’s Miracle Surgery to Get Her Dancing Legs (Los Angeles, CA): A mother raises the money that will allow her daughter to walk.
  8. Let’s Help Lauren Beat Breast Cancer (Danville, CA): Lauren gave birth to twins, then found out she had breast cancer.
  9. Born As One Soon to be Two! (Palo Alto, CA): Conjoined twins will undergo a major operation in the hopes of saving both of their lives.
  10. Husband & Wife Kidney Transplant Fund (Nashville, TN): A jazz musician in Nashville donates his kidney to his wife, a special-ed teacher.

As part of #GivingTuesday, YouCaring launched its #YouCaringGives campaign. The platform is set to donate to a selected fundraisers as a way help the initiatives get closer to their funding targets.

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