“The fight for a better response to this pandemic and the challenges our country faces is easier when people work together, when organizations support each other.”
The first month of the year-long OffCrowd fundraising initiative began and ended on a high note. At the conclusion of all guest content creators’ participation, the final amount raised is at Php 14,894.02.
50%, or Php 7,447.01, of all raised funds, will go to the May partner organization, the United Nations – Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UN SDSN).
30%, or Php 4,468.29, will go to the OffCrowd COVID fund and was donated to Marla Aguilar General who has been battling COVID-19 and needed financial assistance to pay for her hospital bills.
“The fight for a better response to this pandemic and the challenges our country faces is easier when people work together, when organizations support each other. We appreciate and acknowledge OffCrowd’s commitment to helping Filipinos in need through supporting SDSN Youth in its projects! Maraming Salamat, OffCrowd,” Xavier Peredo, Network Coordinator of SDSN Youth Philippines, tells the OffCrowd team.
20% of all raised funds will go to the operational expenses of the OffCrowd team, as they begin to expand services to include merchandise and further development of the publication.
The Crowd Raisers from the month of May were made up of talented streamers and artists, namely Erikayv_, Senyorito JDL, Raffy Leynes, and the Scene PH team.
The fundraising initiative will continue for the whole year of 2021 to give aid to partner organizations on their projects, as well as provide for individuals struggling during the pandemic.
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