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Students turning to online crowdfunding Backabuddy to raise funds

21 January 2020 5:21 PM
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Backabuddy CEO Patrick Schofield says most campaigns they host are related to education and health.

Students are turning to online crowdfunding Backabuddy to raise funds for their study fees.

Backabuddy hosted more 700 campaigns for students, 200 of whom raised funds towards their studies in 2019.

Speaking to Joanne Joseph, Backabuddy CEO Patrick Schofield says most campaigns they host are education-related or for health matters.

Backabuddy acts as an independent third party who verifies these campaigns.

Patrick Schofield, CEO - Backabuddy 

One of the things we do as when you are raising funds for university we say we will pay the funds directly to the university.

Patrick Schofield, CEO - Backabuddy 

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21 January 2020 5:21 PM
Tags:
School fees
fees
Crowdfunding
BackaBuddy

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