Kelly Yeoman, a 34-year-old woman from the United Kingdom, is currently 'drowning in poo' after a surgeon accidentally damaged her bowel. Medical staff have been draining the toxic waste from her body daily to prevent her from suffocating.
Medicine November 27, 2017
A man thanks the chair he plays in for keeping him from being run over by a car right in his living room. The car crash turned his living room into a wasteland.
Video Games December 19, 2015
Authorities in San Bernardino, Calif. opened a crowdfunding campaign to help the victims and families of the shooting last week. The GoFundMe campaign started out with a solid $10,000 raised in the first hour.
Society December 8, 2015
Former cancer nurse Holly Christensen started her ‘Magic Yarn Project’ after her friend’s daughter was diagnosed with cancer. She has created Disney princess wigs and spurred an active volunteer base for the cause.
LIFE November 11, 2015
Taylor Swift's generous $50,000 donation for a little girl fighting leukemia has prompted fundraising platform GoFundMe to revise its individual donation limit from $15,000 to $50,000.
Society July 11, 2015
A homeless man in Canada found $2,400 and promptly handed it all to the police. He then declined a $5,111 donation that had been raised for him, asking for help in finding a job instead and pledging that the donated money be given for charity instead.
Internet Culture July 3, 2015
Rachael Farrokh, a 37-year-old former actress who is suffering from anorexia nervosa, has made an appeal to the public through an emotional video posted on YouTube to help her recover from the condition.
LIFE May 23, 2015
Success Kid’s dad needs a kidney transplant. Who can help? The Internet! A GoFundMe campaign has been launched to cover the Griner family's medical expenses.
LIFE April 16, 2015
We have to give credit to 56-year-old James Robertson. He walks to work every day by taking a long 21-mile journey.
Internet Culture February 5, 2015
James Robertson has to walk 21 miles to and from work every day. In an effort to help him, a student set up a campaign at GoFundMe to raise money for the 56-year old's new car.
Society February 4, 2015
Nearly $40,000 has been donated by thousands from all over the world to help raise four babies whose mother died while giving birth to them.
Society January 19, 2015
A support campaign to raise funds for Ferguson cop Darren Wilson, who is accused of shooting 18-year-old black teen Michael Brown, has generated $250,000. The crowdsourced funds are raising questions as activists challenge the campaign.
Internet August 23, 2014