October 28, 2012

'Cash Mobs' Give Some Charities a Bump in Donations and Visibility

Laureen Blakemore

Micah’s Backpack got 120 food items for needy schoolchildren from a cash mob.

A month after making a tough decision to cancel its biggest annual fundraising event, the Hospice of Yuma was hit with an unusual sight in the lull of summer’s heat. Hundreds of people from the Arizona town came barging in to the charity’s thrift...

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