In 2010, a disastrous earthquake hit Haiti. Being a small developing country, much of its economical pillars were destroyed. A large number of Haitians were in need of help for food, clothing, medication and shelter. Every country did what it would do best to save the country’s population from the situation. A group of young people in Texas opened an account with funddom.com that aimed... more
Michel, a middle aged woman, was a volunteer who volunteered to help the poor, aged and physically disabled in Hidalgo. She dedicated her entire life to helping the underprivileged categories of people in the region even when she had nothing to offer.
Figure 4: Hidalgo slum, United States. The project helped in improving the hygiene, the elderly, shelter building... more
For twelve years, Mercy Leader, a 70 year old woman, had been hospitalized at Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago. The hospital bill had bloated to $254,650. The patient responded positively to medication and was supposed to be discharged when the family realized it was impossible due to the amount of money asked. A friend of the family guided them to funddom.com, where they created a project... more
At only the age of six, Kevin Romney lost both of his parents to a road accident. It remained unclear about the actual cause of the accident as even the police departments failed to inform the family about it. After some time, it was found that someone had planned the death of the two with the intention of getting away with the family’s property, which he had access to. Kevin was left ... more
One morning, Mr Mathews, a mechanic in Georgia Town, was involved in an accident on his way to work. Policemen chasing carjackers shot at the robbers with the aim of stopping them. A stray bullet from the police hit Mathews on the chest and he was left fighting for his life. Even though the police took the victim to the hospital, not much was done to clear his hospital bill or take care of h... more