Crowdfunding gathers another adherent in Fund St. Louis. This nonprofit allows individuals to donate to worthy startups. All the donors get is warmth and fuzz, but perhaps a lot of it :). There are now a dizzying array of crowdfunding websites, exploring a diverse range of business models. I am hopeful this trend will lead to new, more efficient means for worthy startups to be found and funded.
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