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Verify staff will verify your financial need using information provided in your application.


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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

Cristy’s Cancer Battle

“All of the sudden, my family was not just fighting sickness, but also debt.”

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Raised $19,832
Goal $20,000
Days Left 7

Autism Assistance Dog for Jake

Fulfilling the goal to acquire a service dog for Jake would positively impact our whole family and provide a sense of relief for us all.

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Raised $16,256
Goal $20,000
Days Left 14

Justin's Eagle Scout Journey

This project will help around 5,000 residents and anyone who will visit the park.

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Raised $450
Goal $650
Days Left 5

Vivian’s Healing Journey

Reaching our goal will help to alleviate more stress on our financial situation.

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Raised $5,470
Goal $8,000
Days Left 23

Hope and Healing for Haylie

“On Christmas Eve, I noticed a large bruise that wrapped around her side, and I immediately called the doctor.”

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Raised $1,725
Goal $5,000
Days Left 23

Make a Difference for Dudley

It is heartbreaking to see him sitting virtually next to the television to watch a baseball game, or to see him give up things he loved to do that requires good eyesight.

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Raised $4,875
Goal $15,100
Days Left 9