Crowdtilt and Dogecoin have announced that the Jamaican Bobsled Team’s official crowdfunding campaign on Crowdtilt.com has raised more than $100,000, surpassing its $80,000 goal after a $30,000 donation from 1,600 members of the Dogecoin community. This donation, combined with the $70,000 raised on Crowdtilt.com, will help fund the Jamaican Bobsled team’s competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
“It is so exciting to see the Internet coming together to help this inspiring team from Jamaica fulfill their dream of competing in the 2014 Olympics. We've built Crowdtilt to make it easy for communities and groups to come together and are so thrilled every time we get to see something like this,” said James Beshara, CEO and co-founder of Crowdtilt.
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