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The Rob Kall Bottom Up Radio Show Podcast

David Boyce CEO Fundly and Crowd Funding

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David Boyce, CEO,

Crowd Funding

Fundly is the largest crowd funding website for non-profits, with over $240 million raised. We talk about how crowd funding works and why it is more effective than just putting a donation button on your website. 

Notes from the interview-- mostly some of the questions I asked

How big is Fundly?

Raised over $240 million over four years. 

How much is donated to non-profits overall each year?

$300 billion

How much of fundly donations were for non-profits?

How does fundly compare kickstarter or indiegogo or kiva or

Viral coefficient.   .52

How do you monetize, how do you make money? How do you charge

How about email?

What percentage of the market is crowd-sourced?

of the $300 billion $39 billion has been done on line and of the non-profit, we're the biggest-- 

What's the magic-- 

cute video, awesome pictures, ". it's really passion that fuels these things. 

Our vision is a world where more people give more. 

of their money, their time their influence"

Do you help develop volunteers?

habitat for humanity has 652 projects on Fundly-- build projects with volunteers who are going to build houses. 

Bundlers, money bombs, e-mail campaigns, Facebook campaigns and general online donations are all possible with Fundly, which offers its services for nonprofits, including educational institutions and, of course, political campaigns

What's the Fundly Political Index?


 a chart depicting the social fundraising activity on Fundly, using Jan. 1, 2011 as a baseline.



Engaging  track return visits.

"This election cycle will definitively be the most social of any election cycle that we've seen,"

It's not just about putting up a page. To make a fundly  or any crowd sourcing fund raising campaign successful, what do people need to do?

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Rob Kall is editor-in-chief, publisher and site architect of, President of Futurehealth, Inc, and an inventor. He hosts the Rob Kall Bottom Up Radio Show, aired in the Metro Philly area on AM 1360, WNJC. Over 200 podcasts are archived for downloading here, or can be accessed from iTunes. Rob is also published regularly on the

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