Eagan, Minn. (June 12, 2018) – In the month of June, CaringBridge encourages donors to make twice the impact during their summer giving campaign beginning June 12 through June 20. The campaign provides a generous donation match from an anonymous donor, doubling donations received on June 12 and 13 up to $10,000, and on June 19 and 20 up to $10,000.
Through the generosity of their supporters, CaringBridge is ninety percent funded by donors who have powered hundreds of thousands of websites that millions of families and friends rely on to stay connected and support loved ones. Due to the support of its donors, CaringBridge provides free, secure private websites, resources, and outreach efforts to ease the lives of its users and amplify the love, hope, and compassion in the world making each health journey easier. To date, there are more than 740,000 websites on CaringBridge with a new CaringBridge site created every 8 minutes for someone in need.
“At CaringBridge, we are forever thankful for all our donors who allow us to provide a free platform for millions of people to give and receive hope and comfort in their time of need,” said Liwanag Ojala, CaringBridge CEO. “Their generous financial support allows people to have a private and secure way to communicate and connect with people when they need it most.”
A donation to CaringBridge is an effort to provide someone in need comfort, support, and encouragement as they embark on their health journey. To learn more or make a tax-deductible donation to CaringBridge, visit caringbridge.org/give.
CaringBridge is a global nonprofit social network dedicated to helping family and friends communicate with and support loved ones during a health journey through the use of free personal websites. Their mission is to amplify the love, hope and compassion in the world, making each health journey easier. Nearly 90 percent of all funding comes from individual donors. Since its founding in 1997 by Sona Mehring, more than 740,000 CaringBridge websites have been created. Combined, they have received 2.1 billion visits. Today, CaringBridge CEO Liwanag Ojala leads a team of 43 professionals with expertise in philanthropy, consumer-centric product design and development. For more information, visit caringbridge.org.