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04/06/2020

Crowdfunding for Covid-Related Needs: Unfair and Inadequate

External Link - Source: The Hastings Center

Crowdfunding is a response to personal and social crises. Not surprisingly, many individuals and organizations are turning to crowdfunding to help those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. These campaigns have already received over $60 million in donations. While this is, in most respects, an understandable and admirable response to a global emergency, crowdfunding also shows where we have failed as a society. It is a makeshift response to institutional failures and not a fair or sustainable solution to crises.

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