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The Good Start Fund

Getting campaigns off to a good start.

Every new fundraising campaign receives an initial $50 donation from the Good Start Fund to help kick start donations.

Currently in 2017, Good Start has raised

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RedBasket can help you raise money in the following areas



Raise money for expenses related to a medical condition, such as an illness or injury.


Disaster Relief

Raise money to assist with recovery from a natural disaster, such as a storm or fire.


Community Improvement

Raise money for a project that helps your community thrive, like revitalizing a playground or creating a literacy program.


Trusted Partner

Raise money for a project referred to Red Basket by a Trusted Partner.

Take a Look at Current Campaigns

Relieving the Bridges Family Financial Burden

If our goal is fulfilled, it will provide some much needed financial breathing room moving forward.

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Raised $39,290
Goal $20,000
Days Left 3

Making a Way for Winfreda

“My world has been turned upside down. I never expected the healing process to take so long.”

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Raised $6,250
Goal $6,800
Days Left 29

Fighting Hunger in Cabarrus County

“When people are nourished, they are able to function better in their work and daily lives.”

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Raised $49,221
Goal $60,000
Days Left 3

Alleviate Alecia’s Burden

“I’ve gone from going to see my nieces every time I got a chance to them coming to see me lying in bed.”

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Raised $1,595
Goal $2,000
Days Left 15

New Chairs for Pontotoc Middle School

“Without completion of this project, my students will not be able to comfortably use the tables that have been funded for our classroom.”

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Raised $995
Goal $1,500
Days Left 2

Nanih Waiya Attendance Center

“The more students are able to use current technology, the better their education will be.”

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Raised $650
Goal $1,000
Days Left 11