Summer of Social Good Fund

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Summary

Summer of Social Good is the first large scale online charitable campaign to raise funds strictly online through the power of Social Media and the Internet.
$55,206.51
total raised
806
donors
0
monthly donors
7
years active

Challenge

Created by Mashable and the Social Media for Social Good Project, the goal is to use the power of “Social Influence” via Twitter, Facebook, MySpace, Blogs and other online media to raise an unprecedented amount for our fund benefiting The Humane Society, Livestrong, Oxfam America and WWF from June 1st until August 28th, 2009.

Solution

Summer of Social Good is the first large scale online charitable campaign to raise funds strictly online through the power of Social Media and the Internet. See Summerofsocialgood.com for more information

Long-Term Impact

The future possibilities of the Summer for Social Good campaign are unlimited. By harnessing the popularity and reach of social media for good, we hope to unleash the potential of this powerful medium to mobilize and improve the world.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​SummerofSocialGood.com
Summer of Social Good Website
Mashable Website

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Organization Information

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Location: Washington, D.C. - USA
Website: https:/​/​www.globalgiving.org

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