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Start your free fundraiser by filling out our online application.


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


Publish staff will write your fundraising campaign and publish it on


Share & Update

Spread the word about your fundraiser and post project updates to keep supporters engaged.

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

Supporting Susan

I’m so grateful to be alive. Now, with some financial help, I can focus on my recovery and on rebuilding my life.

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Raised $40,880
Goal $17,680
Days Left 37

Jonathan’s Recovery Journey

If I don't have to spend my energy worrying about my financial situation, I can spend it fully on my recovery.

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Raised $8,375
Goal $8,660
Days Left 2

Jessica’s Transplant Journey

The biggest way that multiple sclerosis has affected my life is that I no longer take anything for granted.

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Raised $18,210
Goal $20,000
Days Left 12

Team Emma

Despite all of the challenging days, painful moments, hospital visits and endless medications, our sweet Emma continues to choose happiness and hope.

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Raised $9,315
Goal $20,000
Days Left 25

Suitable Transportation for Tony

I will be able to more easily participate in my children’s activities, join in family outings, get around on my own more easily, and have more independence.

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Raised $32,700
Goal $75,000
Days Left 21

Isaac’s Canine Companion

An assistance dog would be tremendously helpful for balance and bracing, as well as much needed emotional support and companionship for Isaac.

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Raised $4,575
Goal $20,000
Days Left 19