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Help fund the essentials. Donations help many people in need access the essentials such as rent, food, utilities, and more.

Our Mission

To quickly and directly support individuals and communities impacted by disaster or pervasive social inequalities.

Our work is informed by insights from the GoFundMe platform and the philanthropic priorities of a wide range of community partners.

How We Work

GoFundMe.org powers a broad range of domestic philanthropic pursuits on behalf of partners that are aligned with our values around justice, equality, and opportunity. We accept tax-deductible donations from a global network of donors into funds created for a specific purpose. From these funds, we issue grants to verified individuals and nonprofits. Guided in part by needs reflected on the GoFundMe platform, we strive to help mitigate the negative impacts of systemic social injustice, natural disasters, and other domestic crises. 

Why donate?

Your donation will have an immediate, direct impact.

We provide support quickly and directly to individuals and communities impacted by disasters or pervasive social inequalities.

Your donation offers hope and dignity.

Within the context and purpose of each fund, we empower grant recipients to use the money as they see fit, given their unique set of circumstances.

Your donated dollars go far.

Thanks to generous support and services from GoFundMe, Inc., donations to GoFundMe.org go directly to help people (or nonprofits), not to cover our operating costs.

Your donation is secure.

Support from GoFundMe, Inc lets us leverage trusted, best-in-class technology and security measures for our beneficiary review and granting processes.

Our Impact

GoFundMe.org raised over 10M in 2023 across our funds. We helped more than 6,000 people and 200 nonprofits by distributing timely, cash grants from these funds.

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Responses to common questions including where your donation will go, how to nominate a GoFundMe fundraiser for a grant, and how donating to GoFundMe.org differs from donating to a GoFundMe Charity fundraiser.

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Find financial statements, tax information, and audit reports for GoFundMe.org (previously Direct Impact Fund).

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