IslamicFundraising.com, the first Social CrowdFunding platform dedicated to the Muslim community en Spain, was born in the middle of the pandemic, in April 2020. In such a short time, the platform has gained the trust of the Muslim community in Spain. With more than 30,000 donors, IslamiClub, a fundraising club dedicated to the community, and more than 10.000 active followers on social networks. A success that IslamicFundraising attributes to the fact that charity is part of the DNA of the Muslim community
NGOs, associations and individuals have found in IslamicFundraising a way to raise funds totally free, to face various situations caused especially by Covid-19, unforeseen situations, helping families without resources, etc. , among others, they have carried out 70% of the campaigns related to health and they were even able to cover the expenses of surgical operations of many.
It is true that the project focuses on the Muslim community, but the success is such that many non-Muslim entities are interested to raise funds through this platform, especially thanks to the fact that no commission is charged , such as the In the case of other social crowdfunding platforms, that usually charge an average of 5% of the total collected.
From IslamicFundraising they comment that the success of a campaign depends mainly on the effort of the campaign organizer to share their cause, starting with friends and family, once around 20% of the goal has been raised, the campaigns tend to take off until they achieve it. They can opt for Marketing packs where IslamicFundraising is in charge of launching advertising campaigns for the cause, in order to achieve the objective in a shorter period of time.
“We have gained the trust of the people thanks to our transparency and effort in verifying each campaign, from its creation to the transfer of the money collected, a process in which we are investing a lot of money, time and resources, to offer total security and protection both for campaign organizers as well as donors. Something that our users greatly appreciate“, explains Amine El Azizi, founder of IslamicFundraising.com
After the success in Spain, the fundraising platform for charitable causes makes the leap to the Francophone and Anglo-Saxon countries.
“According to the World Bank, the number of people living in extreme poverty is going to increase by 150 million by 2021. We cannot stand idle in front of this situation and we need to do our best in helping those in need, that’s why we launched the platform in English and French, to reach many more countries and make our platform available to NGOs, entities and families who want to raise funds for their families, communities or projects, at no cost,” explains Amine.
Thanks to the co-financing of the project by the Barcelona Chamber of Commerce through the FEDER fund, the platform has been able to carry out its internationalization process, launching the project in English and French. With this launch IslamicFundraising estimates to raise € 1.5M in 2021.
Company Name: IslamicFundraising
Contact Person: Amine El Azizi
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Phone: (+34) 937 377 783
Address:Cami Sant Jeroni de la Murtra 25
State: Badalona, 08917