Just A Few Are Attracted to Internet Giving
The Internet is becoming a destination for fundraising as “crowdfunding” websites like Kickstarter, GoFundMe and IndieGoGo are being used to fund everything from medical expenses to major motion pictures and even making potato salad.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 32% of American Adults would donate money to a fundraising website. Fifty-seven percent (57%) would not, but 11% are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Adults was conducted on July 30-31, 2014 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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