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Facebook Will Add Fundraising Option to ‘Safety Check’

Facebook said on Wednesday it would soon allow its US users to raise and donate money using its “Safety Check” feature, to make it easier for people affected by natural disasters and violent attacks to receive help. “Safety Check,” launched in 2014, allows Facebook users to notify friends that they are safe. The feature was used for the… Read More »

Facebook Will Add Fundraising Option to ‘Safety Check’

Facebook said on Wednesday it would soon allow its US users to raise and donate money using its “Safety Check” feature, to make it easier for people affected by natural disasters and violent attacks to receive help. “Safety Check,” launched in 2014, allows Facebook users to notify friends that they are safe. The feature was used for the… Read More »

Facebook Community Help Tool Unveiled Alongside Revamped Safety Check

Facebook is offering new tools for charity fundraising, for marking yourself safe during a crisis and for helping others – or asking for help – after a natural disaster. The social network made the announcements Thursday in New York at its Social Good Forum, a first-of-its-kind event it hopes to repeat in coming years. The company has dozens… Read More »