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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:34:47 GMT
Points of Light Civic Accelerator Invests $50000 Each in Two Startups: Piggybackr and Project SYNCERE  -  CSRwire.com (press release)
ATLANTA, Jun. 30 /CSRwire/ - The Points of Light Civic Accelerator will invest $50,000 each in Piggybackr and Project SYNCERE, one for-profit and one nonprofit startup selected by their social enterprise peers. The Civic Accelerator is the first ...
Tue, 17 Dec 2013 20:09:53 GMT

What's the Toughest Reservation in DC?  -  Washington City Paper (blog)
The website launched last January by Reed Kavner, a San Francisco-based product manager for crowdfunding platform Piggybackr who runs Rezhound as a hobby on the side. Now that the site is coming up on its one-year anniversary, Kavner has compiled ...
Wed, 03 Jul 2013 18:33:18 GMT
Kids Learn To Raise Money For Causes Using Crowdfunding  -  Forbes
Andrea Lo, CEO of PiggyBackr, the crowdfunding site for kids to raise money for their teams, their projects and their causes, joins me along with several of the kids who have been raising money. We'll be live at 3:00 PM Eastern on Wednesday, July 3, 2013.
Thu, 23 May 2013 06:33:59 GMT
Crowdfunding Tips for Students and Schools  -  EdSurge (blog)
Here at Piggybackr, we've built a crowdfunding website for students from kindergarten through college to learn how to raise money online and gain 21st century skills in a safe, fun, and educational way. Students fundraise as individuals or as a part of ...
Wed, 17 Apr 2013 19:06:12 GMT
Piggybackr Gives Kids a Kickstarter of Their Own  -  Wall Street Journal (blog)
An angel investor in Piggybackr's seed round, Robert M. Chang, co-founder of Remix Learning, says, “Piggybackr gives students a safe space to learn about, experiment with and get experience fundraising. They're not doing this in front of the general ...
Wed, 17 Apr 2013 15:04:06 GMT
Piggybackr Launches Its 'Kickstarter For Kids' To Let Youth Get In On The Crowdfunding Wave  -  TechCrunch
A site launching to the public today called Piggybackr wants to bring kids' fundraising out of the dark ages (or at least the 1980s.) Piggybackr is a crowdfunding platform that's specifically targeted to the needs of kids, with educational tools, game ...
Fri, 21 Dec 2012 22:30:36 GMT

6 Women Entrepreneurs To Watch Empowering People Through Crowdfunding Platforms: Piggybackr, SoMoLend ...  -  Forbes
Empowering people by crowdfunding hopes and dreams – for a better future. A diversity of crowdfunding platforms have emerged to serve unique markets – from students (Piggybackr) to people who are raising money to pay exorbitant medical bills ...
Fri, 20 Jul 2012 18:11:59 GMT

A Startup Founder's Experience With AngelPad Accelerator  -  Forbes
My company Piggybackr was one of 11 companies that emerged from AngelPad's spring 2012 class. Female founders should apply – applications close this Sunday, July 22, 2012 so apply now! By Andrea Lo (Co-Founder & CEO, Piggybackr). AngelPad was ...