The math is simple, if we have 100 families or teams that raise on average $10,000, we will have the $1 million needed to jump start the gene therapy project on Schwanommas. Then, other investors, labs, or companies will jump in and fund it since we reduced the initial investment risk.
How you can raise funds on social medial? Simple:
It is great when you celebrate your birthday or milestones to leverage your facebook network to donate for an NF2 cure.
With DonorBox: Create your own campaign with your own goals in your own country’s currency. The donations will go directly to NBS. Here is a real example. Contact Gil at firstname.lastname@example.org to create your donation page, with your personal text, photo, and local currency .
You will have a special link like “https//donorbox.org/YOURNAME” that you can share anywhere, on your LinkedIn, by email, to other social media.
With Amazon Smile : Tell your friends and family to shop on amazon smile and 0.5% of what they buy will go to NF2 BioSolutions. Here is how it works:
- Set NF2 BioSolutions as the nonprofit organization that you want to support when you shop on Amazon. Go here for the instructions on how to do it.
- For convenience, set the Amazon Smile app shortcut on your phone home screen. Go here for the instructions on how to do it.
- Now shop and Amazon will give 0.5% of anything you buy to NF2 BioSolutions.
- IMPORTANT: you must start your shopping from the Amazon smile page for your purchases to be applied towards donations.
Guidelines for gofundme and eBay coming soon.