edSeed is a VIP.fund Project
The Very Important Projects fund (VIP.fund) is a youth-focused venture philanthropy fund, established in 2015 as a USA 501c(3) non-profit organization. We invest in youth programs and startups; promoting education and innovation in disruptive technologies. Our goal is youth empowerment and employment.
ADDRESS AN OVERLOOKED DEMOGRAPHIC
Less than 1% of refugees have access to higher education funding. Few solve the growing problem for university students funding, a segment able to support entire families upon graduation and break the poverty cycle.
TRANSPARENCY AND FINANCIAL COMPLIANCE
Addresses donor concern over campaign credibility by verifying student enrollment and sending raised funds directly to the educational institution.
ANALYTICS AND FEEDBACK
Provide campaign insights and analytics to educational institutions and donors through an easy to use web-based and in application dashboard.
ONGOING CAMPAIGN UPDATES
Using familiar social media skills, students keep donors aware of and interested in their updates and obtains endorsements from their community on other social networks.
social crowdfunding network for education: App connects donors, education organizations and students to crowdfund for education. The donor selects student profiles, pays schools tuition.
- Detailed student profiles 90% 90%
- Donor campaign selection 80% 80%
- University verification 100% 100%
- Endorsement 90% 90%
- Grant Matching 80% 80%