GoFundMe

GoFundMe is a crowdfunding platform enabling people to raise money for different life events. Users can create their online donation website and share it with friends and family using GoFundMe's built-in connections to Facebook, Twitter and email. The service charges an automatic 5% fee on all online donations collected. Donations go directly into a user's PayPal account to ensure instant and secure access to all money collected.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
San Diego, US
Founded
2008
Size (employees)
316 (est)+2%
GoFundMe was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in San Diego, US

Key People/Management at GoFundMe

Rob Solomon

Rob Solomon

CEO
Ujjwal Singh

Ujjwal Singh

CTO
Hoang Vuong

Hoang Vuong

COO & CFO at GoFundMe
David Hahn

David Hahn

President and Chief Product Officer
Paul Tkachuk

Paul Tkachuk

Director of Finance

GoFundMe Office Locations

GoFundMe has offices in San Diego, Menlo Park, Paris, Redwood City and in 5 other locations
San Diego, US (HQ)
1010 Second Avenue Suite 1770
Redwood City, US
855 Jefferson Ave
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GoFundMe Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

GoFundMe Operating Metrics

May, 2016Oct, 2016Jun, 2017

Crowd-sourced Funding

$2 b$3 b$4 b

Donors

25 m25 m40 m
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GoFundMe Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
CrowdRiseJanuary 10, 2017
GoFundMe's employees are reported to be approximately 43% female and 57% male.
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GoFundMe's Web-traffic and Trends

GoFundMe Online and Social Media Presence

GoFundMe News and Updates

The woman who flipped off Trump’s motorcade has raised over $77K on GoFundMe

Last week,  Juli Briskman’s story went viral. She was biking to work, passed by President Trump’s motorcade, and flipped it off while a White House photographer snapped the picture. After informing her employer about what happened, she was let go. This, unsurprisingly, created a maelstrom of news co…

Family Says Child With Dairy Allergy Died After School Gave Him Grilled Cheese

The school knew about his life-threatening condition, the boy's parents say.

Las Vegas Shooting Victims Are Turning To GoFundMe For Help With Medical Bills

There are at least 29 fundraising profiles that reference the Oct. 1 shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival.

This Woman Told Her Boss That She Had Cancer. His Reaction, She Says, Was to Fire Her

He's a leading figure in the legal cannabis industry. And now there's a lawsuit.

27-year-old woman shot in the Las Vegas massacre woke up from her coma

Tina Frost, a 27-year-old certified public accountant who was shot in the head when a gunman opened fire on a music festival in Las Vegas, has woken up from her coma. Frost was attending the Route 91 Harvest festival with her boyfriend and friends earlier this month when 64-year-old Stephen Paddock…

Las Vegas Officials Create GoFundMe Page For Shooting Victims

"We have over 500 in our hospitals being treated and we need to provide them with some sort of support."
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GoFundMe Company Life and Culture

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