Plano, TX – June 22, 2018 – Kame Hariharanath, CEO of TalentRaise, announced the official launch of a unique fundraising platform for children. The program enables youngsters to raise money for their special causes and projects, showcases their talents, and combines it all with fun contests in which entrants can win prizes. Sponsors are also being sought for the contests.
“Inspiration is the key for success more than knowledge,” said Kame. “Kids can learn quickly from their peers as they find their true inspiration and like-minded people with which to share, which can help them to be more happy and contented in the future.”
TalentRaise is initially being launched as 75 days contest fundraiser during the summer of 2018 and the fundraising platform is open to individuals age 5-17. Sign up for free record a videos for any or all six contests. Youngsters will then upload a video and their fundraising story that will be shared online. The TalentRaise app is available at the Apple Store.
The TalentRaise team will review the entry to ensure it adheres to the platform’s rules and it will then be available for voting and sharing via social media. Individuals receive periodic emails to keep them updated about their fundraiser’s success. At the end of the season, winners will be announced, funds disbursed, and photos will be posted on the impact the fundraiser has had on others.
Youngsters have the opportunity to enter fun, exciting and creative competitions that can include building any type of robot, cooking, dancing, singing original lyrics, demonstrating a hobby/talent, or an environmentally friendly idea/project. Prizes for winning entries encompass an Apple watch, iPad mini, an Xbox, PlayStation, Lego MindStorms and Amazon gift card.
“TalentRaise is an idea that was born as I was creating a campaign to help fundraise to help kids with few resources build a resume for non-academic talents,” said Kame Hariharanath. “I felt we needed something similar back home in the States as a source of inspiration and to hear the ideas of children.”
It can be difficult to keep children occupied during the summer and the launch of TalentRaise provides an engaging fundraising opportunity for kids to raise money for a worthy cause, feature their talents and win prizes while building their self-confidence. The platform provides inspiration for young minds and provides a launching pad for giving back to the community at large. Contest sponsors are needed and people can connect with TalentRaise on Facebook, Twitter .
A spokesman for TalentRaise who are supporting reunite kids with parents along border on long term using our platform explained: “In the light of recent events, we have decided to split the funds raised as part of platform cause between reuniting the kids with their parents on border on a long term basis and providing health insurance benefits in developing countries.”
TalentRaise is a crowdfunding platform designed for kids of ages 5-17, with an added twist of fun contests to win gifts. Our platform encourages kids to build their self-confidence by performing in various video contests.