REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- In less than a week, more than 3,400 GoFundMe campaigns have raised nearly $3 million to support the victims of the devastating floods in Louisiana.
The GoFundMe community has a history of coming together when natural disasters strike. $7 million was raised on GoFundMe in the aftermath of the Nepal earthquakes. Campaign organizers raised $2.5 million for victims of the 2015 California wildfires, and over $1.1 million for survivors of the storms in the Carolinas this past year.
To view the campaigns, visit GoFundMe.com
Launched in 2010, GoFundMe is the world's largest online fundraising platform, with over $2 billion raised so far. With a community of more than 25 million donors, GoFundMe is changing the way the world gives.