TheGivingMachine (TGM) are delighted to announce that the Social Impact Accelerator FSE Group have provided their first injection of external capital to help enable TGM to make key product enhancements and to increase their marketing activities.
TGM is a registered charity that provides an online shopping portal offering supporters of small charities, schools and community organisations the opportunity to raise free, regular funds for their chosen causes with every online purchase they make. Over 2,300 retailers including Amazon, John Lewis, Waitrose and Ebay are connected to the innovative platform. Shoppers can support up to 4 causes at any time and so far over 2 million free donations have been raised.
"FSE were attracted by the commitment of TGM's senior team and their focus on helping small causes who find it difficult to raise the funds they need"said Mark Bickford, Senior Fund Manager at The FSE Group .
Richard Morris, co-founder of TGM and author of Givenomics commented: "I'm delighted that The FSE Group backed our plan and people to support the growth of TheGivingMachine. Together we will enable more people to create even more free donations for thousands of local causes across the UK".
The funds will be used on additional resource to support the thousands of schools, charities and community groups already involved with TGM along with improving the website and mobile apps to generate even more social impact in 2018 and beyond.
So far over 2 million free donations have been raised, to a value of over £1.5m which has benefited over 7,500 UK based causes.
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