Facebook now lets you raise funds for your favorite charities


Starting today, Facebook is rolling out a tool that lets you create personal fundraisers for verified charities, along with a way to accept donations from other users without having to send them elsewhere to complete their transactions. The new feature builds on Facebook’s efforts to enable charitable organizations to rally support on the social network. Last year, it launched a tool to allow nonprofits to create and run fundraising campaigns. Facebook’s Naomi Gleit told USA Today, “Giving is really personal. It’s one thing for American Red Cross to raise money for American Red Cross. It’s another for a friend to…

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