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  • Taapsee Pannu Lends Her Support to Ketto’s ‘Baby of Manjula’ Campaign

    11/10/2019 IST | | India West

    https://www.indiawest.com/entertainment/taapsee-pannu-lends-her-support-to-ketto-s-baby-of/article_02c4e498-eb80-11e9-9990-2780a2558913.html Read More

  • Taapsee Pannu Out To Save The Life Of A 36Day Old Infant

    11/10/2019 IST | | SpotBoye

    But sometimes, they are quietly doing their bit to make someone’s life better just like actress Taapsee Pannu who is known for her fab acting prowess; the actress donated a large amount on a Ketto campaign Baby of Manjula to save a 650 grams weighing 36 days old preterm baby boy. Read More

  • Deaf biker Archana Timmaraju plans world tour to raise awareness about deaf & hard of hearing community in India

    10/10/2019 IST | | Newz Hook

    This time she hopes to about a major shift in the education system for the deaf and hard of hearing community in India. Archana plans to go on the world trip in early 2020 and has launched a petition on Ketto to raise ₹ 30 lakh for the journey towards expenses involved in fuel, accommodation, international overland permits, motorcycle spares, etc. Read More

  • Take part in #GivingTuesday

    9th October 2019 IST | | Idr Online

    1. Millions are still affected by floods in Bihar and other states. Contribute as little as one rupee to help people hit by floods. 2. Pledge to be a blood donor 3. Donate to high need causes through platforms such as DONATEkart, GiveIndia, Impact Guru, Ketto, and Small Change. Read More

  • Gyan, not gossip dominates Kunal Kapoor's new chat show

    5th October 2019 IST | | muck ruck

    Kunal Kapoor, who was last seen in Noblemen, has assumed a new role — the actor has kicked off a new chat show, Podcast MD by Ketto. Read More

  • Gyan, not gossip dominates Kunal’s new chat show

    5th October 2019 IST | | Page3buzz

    Kunal Kapoor, who was last seen in Noblemen, has assumed a new role — the actor has kicked off a new chat show, Podcast MD by Ketto. Read More

  • Gyan, not gossip dominates Kunal’s new chat show

    5th October 2019 IST | | Midday online

    The Rang De Basanti actor kicks off podcast dedicated to real-life heroes who have battled serious illnesses. Read More

  • Gyan, not gossip dominates Kunal’s new chat show

    05-Oct-2019 IST | | Midday

    Kunal Kapoor, who was last seen in noblemen, has assumed a new role the actor has kicked off a new chat show, Podcast MD by Ketto. In a departure from the current talk shows, the Kapoor hosted series will feature common people who have battled severe medical conditions and emerged triumphant. Read More

  • Kunal Kapoor Surfaces To Talk About Wife Naina Bachchan, Life Outside And Inside Bollywood And His Cancer Initiative EXCLUSIVE

    05/10/2019 IST | | SpotBoye

    Kunal Kapoor has been away from the media glare for quite some time. The actor has been working hard on his crowdfunding platform, Ketto, which provides financial medical assistance to those in need. Ketto has raised funds over Rs 500 crore, with the help of over 55 lakh donors Read More

  • Kunal Kapoor Surfaces To Talk About Wife Naina Bachchan, Life Outside And Inside Bollywood And His Cancer Initiative EXCLUSIVE

    05/10/2019 IST | | Yahoo

    Kunal Kapoor has been away from the media glare for quite some time. The actor has been working hard on his crowdfunding platform, Ketto, which provides financial medical assistance to those in need. Ketto has raised funds over Rs 500 crore, with the help of over 55 lakh donors Read More

  • Home Kunal Kapoor Starts His New Show Podcast Md By Ketto Which Aims To Raise Awareness About Cancer And LifeThreatening Diseases

    05/10/2019 IST | | Daily Hunt

    Kunal Kapoor’s new show Podcast MD by Ketto will air beginning October 1st. While the actor is no stranger to delving into novel terrains, Podcast MD by Ketto promises to deliver content that explores the uncharted territory of medical ordeals faced by individuals and their caregivers. Read More

  • Coming of agelessness

    Sunday, 14 December 2014 - 10:17am IST | | Deccan Chronicle- Chennai,Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kochi, Coimbatore, Vijayawada

    For starters, it takes place at a startup called ‘WeDonate.com’, which is much like your Ketto.org a crowdfunding portal for everything from short films to blood transfusions. Read More

  • Clean Plate Challenge fund raiser in support of cancer patients

    02-Oct-2019 IST | | Trinity Mirror

    Dindigul Thalapakatti in association with Madras Mylapore Round Table 3 and Madras Mylapore Ladies Circle 4 launch the Cleanplatechallenge fundraiser in support of Cancer patients MMRT3 and MMLC4 in association with Dindigul Thalappakatti are proud to launch the#Cleanplatechallenge. Read More

  • The Cross Cultural Wedding

    27-Sep-2019 IST | | Vogue India

    Ahead of our wedding, we reached out to our guests asking them not to get us wedding gifts. Instead, we set up a Ketto campaign to raise money for St Jude’s children research centre and their incredible work with childhood cancer treatment. Read More

  • Mona Singh and Palomi Ghosh extend their support to ALTBalaji’s #Oonchiudaan initiative

    28/09/2019 IST | | International News And Views

    Extending her support, actress Mona Singh said, "There are so many untold stories which hardly get a chance to fly and only some of them come in view of the world, like M-O-M. In order to give those dreams wings and change the lives of underprivileged women in India, Oonchi Udaan is a very special initiative taken by ALTBalaji in association with KETTO India. Read More

  • Raising Readers

    28/09/2019 IST | | LiveMint

    Meanwhile, libraries that have come up in rural areas of Assam, Nagaland, Odisha, Jharkhand and Kerala are relying on crowdfunding for their books and infrastructure. Nag, for one, has started a campaign on Ketto to get books and equipment like projectors and screens. Read More

  • Raising Readers

    28-Sep-2019 IST | | MINT - Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata

    Meanwhile, libraries that have come up in rural areas of Assam, Nagaland, Odisha, Jharkhand and Kerala are relying on crowdfunding for their books and infrastructure. Nag, for one, has started a campaign on Ketto to get books and equipment like projectors and screens. Read More

  • Coming of agelessness

    06-Oct-2019 IST | | The Asian Age - Delhi, Mumbai and Online

    For starters, it takes place at a startup called ‘WeDonate.com’, which is much like your Ketto.org a crowdfunding portal for everything from short films to blood transfusions. Read More

  • Actor Kunal Kapoor Starts His New Show 'Podcast MD by Ketto'

    01/10/2019 IST | | Media Info Line

    Bollywood actor Kunal Kapoor brings new show ‘Podcast MD by Ketto’ will air beginning October 1st. While the actor is no stranger to delving into novel terrains, Podcast MD by Ketto promises to deliver content that explores the uncharted territory of medical ordeals faced by individuals and their caregivers. Read More

  • Hanna Stromgren and Saif Khans wedding ceremonies brought the best of two cultures together

    26/09/2019 IST | | Vogue, Flipboard , News Alert

    Ahead of our wedding, we reached out to our guests asking them not to get us wedding gifts. Instead, we set up a Ketto campaign to raise money for St Judes Children Research Centre and their incredible work with childhood cancer treatment, says Strmgren. Read More

  • Doctor Who Saves Auto Driver's Son

    25/09/2019 IST | | Vikatan

    A joint fundraiser like Milaap has simplified the request for financial assistance, ”said Dr Karthik Mathivanan, and with the help of Milaap , 3 young people from a simple family hospitalized in a critical condition last year underwent liver transplant Success is over. Read More

  • Brain tumor alive at age 5 Help to treat people!

    25/09/2019 IST | | Tamil One India

    They will not believe in life until Tristy says, "I can see it right." If you have a mind you can help him. You can help with the treatment of Trishti. Go to this ImpactGuru.com site and you can help with the treatment of Trishti. Also share this message on your social websites and let your friends know. Read More

  • Trailer-Podcast MD by Ketto

    24/09/2019 IST | | EP Log

    Hosted by Kunal Kapoor, Podcast MD by Ketto, speaks to patients and care-givers affected by deadly diseases to understand everything from the medical aspect of dealing with doctors and hospitals to the emotional aspect and being able to cope with it all. This season we’re focusing on cancer, speaking to remarkable people whose stories are nothing short of inspirational. Read More

  • Just beat it!

    23/09/2019 IST | | The New Indian Express

    RaKa Vee has set up a crowdfunding campaign on the portal Ketto to help fund the registration and other miscellaneous costs required for clinching the coveted Guinness World Record. Read More

  • Uhva must change, mother must return soon; A mother caught a rare disease that eats her body; Family seeking mercy

    21/09/2019 IST | | Vanitha

    The cost of a day's ventilator is only Rs 60,000, while a drug injected in that body costs more than Rs 40,000. Rajalakshmi is appealing to the Sumanas in this moment of hopelessness. 'I want to live ... for my children!' Crowdfunding platform Ketto has announced the plight of Rajalakshmi. Read More

  • ALTBalaji collaborates with Ketto India, launches #oonchiudaan

    21/09/2019 IST | | Ad Gully

    ALTBalaji, India’s leading homegrown OTT platform, in association with Ketto India launches Oonchi Udaan an initiative that will help in empowering women across our country. Through this initiative, the OTT player aims to create a deep impact in contributing towards women’s welfare in order to get them ready for the future and face the world with utmost confidence Read More

  • M.O.M. Mission Over Mars’ Mona Singh and Palomi Ghosh extend their support to ALTBalaji’s Oonchi Udaan initiative

    22/09/2019 IST | | Telly Chakkar

    ALTBalaji in association with Ketto India launches Oonchi Udaan an initiative that will help in empowering women across our country. Through this initiative, the OTT player aims to create a deep impact in contributing towards women’s welfare in order to get them ready for the future and face the world with utmost confidence Read More

  • ISB leadership summit ends with session on crowd funding

    22/09/2019 IST | | The Tribune - Chandigarh

    The ISB leadership summit concluded here today with a business session on Crowd funding hopes: Social impact along with the Bollywood actor and co-founder of Ketto, Kunal Kapoor, regaling the audience with personal anecdotes on dealing with roadblocks in the social impact space. Kapoor also shared his inspiration to co-found Ketto and building it to the phenomenal success it was today. Read More

  • Help Nilofar Fight This Rare Disease

    23/09/2019 IST | | change life for better india

    I and my husband were the happiest on the day when I gave birth to a little angel, Nilofar. Her beautiful smiling face was everything to us even with the red mark which then appeared on to one of her cheeks. As soon as she began to grow up, she would start bleeding from her teeth out of nowhere. (Ketto) Read More

  • ALTBalaji launches women empowerment initiative with Ketto India

    20/09/2019 IST | | Television Post, Media News for You

    ALTBalaji, India’s leading homegrown OTT platform, in association with Ketto India has launched Oonchi Udaan an initiative that will help in empowering women across our country. Through this initiative, the OTT player aims to create a deep impact in contributing towards women’s welfare in order to get them ready for the future and face the world with utmost confidence. Read More

  • ALTBalaji collaborates with Ketto India; launches #OonchiUdaan initiative

    20/09/2019 IST | | The Economic Times

    Homegrown OTT platform ALTBalaji in association with Ketto India has announced the launch of Oonchi Udaan an initiative that will help in empowering women across our country. Through this initiative, the OTT player aims to create an impact in contributing towards women’s welfare. Read More

  • Mona Singh & Palomi Ghosh pour in their support for ALT Balaji's initiative #OONCHIUDAAN

    20/09/2019 IST | | India-Forums Cine Speaks ,Spotboye, Just Dial, The Digital Hash, Telly-Chakkar, Preetlari, Santaban

    ALT Balaji, Indias leading homegrown OTT platform, in association with Ketto India, launched Oonchi Udaan an initiative that will help in empowering women across our country. Through this initiative, the OTT player aims to create a deep impact in contributing towards women’s welfare in order to get them ready for the future and face the world with utmost confidence. As part of the initiative, Rs.5 from each ALT Balaji subscription will be donated as proceedings towards this cause. It has always Read More

  • Shuttin' Out The Grey With Some Colour

    16/09/2019 IST | | The New Indian Express The New Indian Express The New Indian Express

    “We have also begun a crowdfunding initiative on Ketto for the next phase, so that we can also be more sustainable and are able to do it in larger parts of the city. We want to make it much bigger in the future, take it to other cities as well. We would also like to conduct heritage walks through these lanes,” says Annushka. Read More

  • A para-athlete should be known for her achievements, not her disability, says World Champion Manasi Joshi

    14/09/2019 IST | | Newstral, Flip Board, The Hindu, Binj

    Manasi has received financial support from corporates and well-wishers. “Many understood my struggle, including Malcolm and Welspun Group, so much so that I don’t have to worry now about the cost of training and tournament exposure trips,” she says. But she has also had to devise out-of-the-box solutions, such as her campaign on Ketto, an Indian crowd-funding platform. Read More

  • Kangana donated 42 lakhs to plant one lakh trees

    07/09/2019 IST | | AVN post

    Film actress Kangana Ranaut remains in the headlines for some reason or the other. Whether it is about his films or his impeccable style, the audience likes him in every way. This is not a film promotion, but a donation made by Kangana-Ketto Read More

  • Top 100 Crowdfunding Blogs & Websites in 2019| Best Crowdfunding Sites

    06/09/2019 IST | | Online

    Paisa began its operations in July 2010 in collaboration with some of its counterparts in US and local investors by working on projects in the real estate sector and websites. It later felt the need of expanding into the crowdfunding market and reaching out to a larger pool of investors and public at large for inviting ideas and contributing funds. Ketto is most trusted and visited crowdfunding platform that helps you raise funds for personal needs, charitable causes and creative ideas. Read More

  • # Monday Motivation

    September 02, 2019 IST | | The Mint

    I stop eating when i feel i am 80 % full Read More

  • Para-Badminton Champ Manasi Joshi Proved Neither Opponents, Nor Life's Odds Are A Match For Her

    August 29, 2019 IST | | Scoopwhoop

    26-year-old Manasi Joshi has had international and national experience in the sport that she has been playing since the age of 6. Quietly winning the first gold medal of the BWF Para Badminton World Championships, Manasi's achievement shared space with PV Sindhu's first ever World title. Read More

  • 40 under Forty: Celebrating Young Leaders Economic Times

    August 31, 2019 IST | | The Economic Times

    Varun Sheth, CEO & Co-founder Ketto Read More

  • Voctronica Talk Japan Trip, Crowdfunding and Future Plans

    August 22, 2019 IST | | Rolling Stone

    Clyde Rodrigues says, “The scope of the all vocal community worldwide, was truly something we discovered In person during our Moscow Spring Festival adventures.” Voctronica launched a crowdfunding campaign and raised over ₹ 8 lakhs to secure their trip to Japan, which the group counts as “unbelievable,” “high standard” and rigorous. Warsha Easwar adds, “All in all, this [crowdfunding] campaign was surreal and fired us up even more.” Read More

  • Workshop on wheels

    August 27, 2019 IST | | Midday

    For many children in India, watching a play that they can relate to is hard to come by. To fill this gap, Gillo Repertory Theatre, one of India's first theatre companies working in Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA), is now working towards hitting the road with its tour #GilliOnTheGo for 2019-20, for the third time in a row. The project is up for crow-funding and you can pitch in, too. Read More

  • Lack Of Funds, Hurdle In Realizing The America Dream Of Bengal’s Ballet Boy

    August 26, 2019 IST | | E Newsroom

    Lack of fund to cut short his journey Dipesh had dreamt of joining the Ballet Academy East ((NY) but is having to check other option. “I am kind of feeling helpless. I have bagged a full scholarship at BAE (NY) but I am not considering it as cost of living in NY is way high and I don’t have the funds. So, we are considering Nashville Classical Ballet Academy.” He then added, “My crowdfunding campaign which is about to end in a few days has not got many supporters. I have even requested them to Read More

  • Feeling the pinch

    August 26, 2019 IST | | Mumbai Mirror

    Investors are all looking to cash out now Varun Sheth, 32, CEO, Ketto In a slowdown, when people are counting every rupee, charity is the first thing to take a hit. So what do you do when your work depends on people giving, but nobody is? Varun Sheth, CEO of the crowdfunding platform Ketto, is acutely aware of this. “We’ve seen a five or six per cent dip in average ticket size,” he says. “Earlier, people would, on an average, contribute `2,800 on any platform across the board. We’ve seen a drop Read More

  • Are you feeling the pinch?

    August 26, 2019 IST | | Bangalore Mirror

    Investors are all looking to cash out now Varun Sheth, 32, CEO, Ketto In a slowdown, when people are counting every rupee, charity is the first thing to take a hit. So what do you do when your work depends on people giving, but nobody is? Varun Sheth, CEO of the crowdfunding platform Ketto, is acutely aware of this. “We’ve seen a five or six per cent dip in average ticket size,” he says. “Earlier, people would, on an average, contribute `2,800 on any platform across the board. We’ve seen a drop Read More

  • Jacqueline Fernandez stands in support of flood-affected families across India

    August 17, 2019 IST | | My Nation

    Jacqueline has been instrumental in rallying support for humanitarian causes through the launch of campaigns like ‘Jacqueline Builds’ during the floods in Tamil Nadu in 2015 and continued the crusade during the Kerala floods in 2018. Read More

  • Ananya Birla wins Ketto Young Changemaker Award for 'The Mpower'

    August 20, 2019 IST | | Santa Banta

    Singer and entrepreneur Ananya Birla won the Ketto Young Changemaker Award for helping raise awareness on the stigma associated with mental illness as well as installing a support system for India's mental health needs by co-founding a mental healthcare centre. Read More

  • Meet Dipesh, 18-Year-Old Dancer from Bengal Who's Trying to Put India on World Ballet Map

    August 20, 2019 IST | | News 18

    Dipesh has started a Ketto campaign where you can contribute bringing him one step closer to his dreams. Read More

  • Ananya Birla wins Ketto Young Changemaker Award for 'The Mpower'

    August 21, 2019 IST | | The Daily New Nation

    Singer and entrepreneur Ananya Birla won the Ketto Young Changemaker Award for helping raise awareness on the stigma associated with mental illness as well as installing a support system for India's mental health needs by co-founding a mental healthcare centre. Read More

  • Asli’ Jacqueline Ka ‘Doosra Roop’

    August 20, 2019 IST | | Bolly

    Sharing the links to donate for the flood-affected areas, Jacqueline who celebrated her birthday on 11th August, wrote, “The families living through #KarnatakaFloods and #MaharashtraFloods need our help! I am supporting Habitat India” That’s the humane kind-hearted other side of “Asli Jacqueline” That’s what she calls herself—“Asli”– on Twitter. Read More

  • Ananya Birla wins Ketto Young Changemaker Award for ‘The Mpower’

    August 20, 2019 IST | | Media Info Line

    Singer and entrepreneur Ananya Birla won the Ketto Young Changemaker Award for helping raise awareness on the stigma associated with mental illness as well as installing a support system for India’s mental health needs by co-founding a mental healthcare centre. Read More

  • Ananya Birla wins Ketto Young Changemaker Award for 'The Mpower'

    August 21, 2019 IST | | Music Unplugged

    Singer and entrepreneur Ananya Birla won the Ketto Young Changemaker Award for helping raise awareness on the stigma associated with mental illness as well as installing a support system for India's mental health needs by co-founding a mental healthcare centre. Read More

  • THE BOMBAY CANTEEN’S INDEPENDENCE DAY DAWAAT IS A FEAST FOR FARMER’S FUTURES

    August 19, 2019 IST | | This is Mold

    The role of a restaurant in India looks to be changing. It’s functionality still for nourishment or social gatherings or to taste exquisite cuisine. But more and more people are looking to it as a space that can translate these food issues into bite-sized edible portions; empowering people to regain their agency over the food they consume and their relationships with producers and each other, catalyzing a change for the food system for the future. To donate to TBC’s fundraising campaign, visit Read More

  • Habitat for Humanity India Ambassador Jacqueline Fernandez Shows How You Can Help the People Affected in Karnataka and Maharashtra Floods 2019

    August 20, 2019 IST | | Latestly

    A fundraiser for the floods has been set up on Ketto where one can easily donate for Maharashtra's Sangli & Kolhapur as well as Karnataka floods. Read More

  • Ananya Birla wins Ketto Young Changemaker Award for 'The Mpower'

    August 21, 2019 IST | | Instagram

    Singer and entrepreneur Ananya Birla won the Ketto Young Changemaker Award for helping raise awareness on the stigma associated with mental illness as well as installing a support system for India's mental health needs by co-founding a mental healthcare centre. Read More

  • Ananya Birla wins Ketto Young Changemaker Award for ‘The Mpower’

    August 19, 2019 IST | | Mumbai News Networks

    Singer and entrepreneur Ananya Birla won the Ketto Young Changemaker Award for helping raise awareness on the stigma associated with mental illness as well as installing a support system for India’s mental health needs by co-founding a mental healthcare centre. Varun Sheth, the Cofounder & CEO of Ketto added, “Taking on such complex issues as mental illness, microfinance to women and anxiety and depression, Ananya is doing a remarkable job at the helm and has taken her side to the next level. Sh Read More

  • Asia's largest crowdfunding platform, launched Ketto Awards 2019

    August 19, 2019 IST | | Silicon India

    In a bid to recognize and celebrate initiatives driving positive change in India, Ketto, Asia’s largest crowdfunding platform, launched Ketto Awards. With a panel of three renowned judges across diverse walks of life, Ketto presented awards to prominent NGOs and individuals that includes celebrities like Rahul Bose and Ananya Birla as well organisations like Habitat for Humanity, for their role played in rebuilding Kerala after the tragic floods in 2018. “We launched Ketto Awards not only to r Read More

  • Goonj (Odha Do Zindagi) bags Best Digital Marketing Campaign Award

    August 19, 2019 IST | | India Education Diary

    Varun Sheth, CEO & Co-founder Ketto said, “Goonj, through their “Odha Do Zindagi” programme, have been able to reach out to hundreds of underprivileged people on the streets of New Delhi providing them with winter essentials such as woollens, blankets, mats and other material. Goonj has also reached out to far-flung villages of the country by providing the needy with urban underutilized materials. SHARE Facebook Twitter Read More

  • Desi stand-up, drama and dance at The Fringe

    August 17, 2019 IST | | The Hindu

    Yet another show, From India to Triana, effects a journey of dance and music from “the most primitive sounds of India to the fiery rhythms of flamenco”. This is being staged at theSpaceTriplex, and is a presentation by The Rootless Company, a collaboration of Edinburgh-based artists with diverse ethnic backgrounds, founded in 2016. Like Tewari, who attempted to finance his trip via a crowdfunding appeal on Ketto Read More

  • Flood of support

    August 17, 2019 IST | | Nyoooz

    Here are ways in which you can help rehabilitate flood victims. Turning pagesChildren between the ages of 3-12 from Mallya Aditi International School are organising a book fair and are selling children’s storybooks in the hope of helping flood victims in Bihar and Assam. Then the floods in North Karnataka happened and we wanted to help there too,” said Geeth Vaz, guitarist of Lagori. They have recently intervened in Odisha, Tamilnadu and Assam have and now aim to help Karnataka victims too. The Read More

  • Flood of support

    August 17, 2019 IST | | The New Indian Express

    Money matters Rapid Response is an organisation that provides disaster relief and rehabilitation services across India. As a disaster relief agency, it helps people survive and rebuild their lives through food, medical, education, shelter, and livelihood programmes. They have recently intervened in Odisha, Tamilnadu and Assam have and now aim to help Karnataka victims too. The organi sation intends to provide immediate relief to the affected families, and its target is to reach 1,000 families Read More

  • Desi stand-up, drama and dance at The Fringe

    August 16, 2019 IST | | The Hindu

    Yet another show, From India to Triana, effects a journey of dance and music from “the most primitive sounds of India to the fiery rhythms of flamenco”. This is being staged at theSpaceTriplex, and is a presentation by The Rootless Company, a collaboration of Edinburgh-based artists with diverse ethnic backgrounds, founded in 2016. Like Tewari, who attempted to finance his trip via a crowdfunding appeal on Ketto Read More

  • Desi stand-up, drama and dance at The Fringe

    August 16, 2019 IST | | Daily News India

    Yet another show, From India to Triana, effects a journey of dance and music from “the most primitive sounds of India to the fiery rhythms of flamenco”. This is being staged at theSpaceTriplex, and is a presentation by The Rootless Company, a collaboration of Edinburgh-based artists with diverse ethnic backgrounds, founded in 2016. Like Tewari, who attempted to finance his trip via a crowdfunding appeal on Ketto Read More

  • ‘Seeding’ a bond with nature this Raksha Bandhan

    August 16, 2019 IST | | About Amazon

    Giving ‘wings’ to a cause Helping add visibility to the cause is Amazon Wings. This initiative aims to help its sellers to raise funds through the crowdfunding platform Ketto. Amazon Wings is helping small businesses and early-stage ideas to take flight and get the support they need to grow and prosper. According to Nitin Jain, “Amazon has been a great platform for us to get visibility and has helped us reach out to people across the country without any geographical limitations. I request a lot Read More

  • The Freedom Editition

    August 14, 2019 IST | | Mumbai Mirror

    FEAST FOR A GREAT CAUSE The Bombay Canteen returns with the fifth edition of their annual Independence Dawaat on Thursday. This year, they are raising funds to support Araku farmer families in Andhra Pradesh through the Naandi Foundation, a social sector organisation that has been working with Adivasi farmers over the last two decades. Since it’s all about celebrating freedom, there is no fixed price — you pay what you please for the meal. WHERE: The Bombay Canteen, Lower Parel Read More

  • Gift a rakhi, plant a tree: this Jaipur startup is urging people to go green this Raksha Bandhan

    August 14, 2019 IST | | Your Story

    The financial resources for both these awareness efforts was raised through the crowdfunding platform Ketto via Amazon Wings. Read More

  • Celebrating India with a cause

    August 12, 2019 IST | | DNA

    There’s a delicious Goan Coconut & Baath Cake and Rajasthani Malt Milk Barfi to round off the meal. The best part? Pay as much as you want! “Your contribution will definitely help, but we also want to start a larger conversation around agriculture and how we can create a sustainable ecosystem,” concludes Sameer. For those who can’t make it to the daawat but would like to contribute to the cause, they can do so online through the Ketto crowdfunding platform Read More

  • Mt Everest enthusiast quits job for mountains

    August 10, 2019 IST | | DT Next

    A young IT professional from Tiruvanmiyur, who claims to be first person from Chennai to step on Mount Everest, has quit his job at an IT firm to pursue his passion for trekking and mountaineering. He is now a full-time guide for other trekkers at Get Beyond Limit in Bengaluru. Read More

  • Where shutters speak: on Pune’s collaborative street art project, A Fresh Coat

    August 10, 2019 IST | | The Hindu

    The youngsters are already planning phase two. With a crowdfunding request out on the digital platform, Ketto, they are looking at November to renew their project. “We’ve got many requests from the market area and other parts of the city to create artwork,” says Hardikar, adding that they are open to taking up bigger murals and wall art. With a wish list of artists they want to work with, they are also eager to collaborate across the country with design studios and street art projects like St+ar Read More

  • Karnataka Floods 2019: Here's how you can contribute to relief, rehabilitation

    August 10, 2019 IST | | The News Minute

    Durga Prasad, an individual, has started a campaign on Ketto with an aim to crowdfund Rs 10 lakh in order to buy food supplies, tents, plastic sheets (for temporary shelter) and medicines. Find the link here. Read More

  • Crowdfunding kya hai, yaha kaise kam karta hai

    August 10, 2019 IST | | Laghudyog

    इसके लिए आपको कुछ चुनिन्दा Crowdfunding की वेबसाइट पर जाना होगा वहां आपको अपना एक अकाउंट बनाना होगा | उसेक बाद आपको यदि Crowdfunding के माध्यम से पैसे इक्कठे करने हैं तो आप अपना कैंपेन डालना होगा , जो की पूरी तरह से ओरिजनल होना चाहिए मतलब आपको अपनी हर डिटेल सही सही से बताना होगा , ऐसा इसलिए जरुरी हैं क्योकि यदि आप गलत इनफार्मेशन डालकर Crowdfunding करते हैं तो वेबसाइट के ओनर आप पर क़ानूनी कार्यवाही कर सकते हैं , उनके द्वारा समय समय पर कैंपेन चलाने वालो पर नजर रखा जाता है | यंहा मैं आपको कुछ फेम Read More

  • Good food for a Good Cause The Bombay Canteen 5th Independence Day Dawaat, This August 15, 2019

    August 10, 2019 IST | | Hospi Buz

    A daawat to sustain future entrepreneurs: Araku Farmer Families. Come, join our pledge for farmers, farmlands and full tables so they too can be truly Independent! And with all the love and support we’ve got from you over the years, we are sure that hum hongey kamyab! And if you can’t make it for this unique fundraiser lunch, you can contribute to the cause online by visiting https://www.ketto.org/fundraiser/tbc19https://www.ketto.org/fundraiser/tbc19 Read More

  • பச்சிளங்குழந்தைக்கு கல்லீரல் செயலிழப்பு! #Save_Mithulashree

    August 12, 2019 IST | | Vikatan

    மிதுலாவிற்கு கல்லீரலை தானம் செய்ய அவளது தாய் தயாராக இருக்கையில் அவளின் உயிரைக் காப்பாற்றக்கூடிய ஒற்றை வழியாக பணமே இருக்கிறது. பணம் இல்லாத ஒரே காரணத்திற்காக இவ்வளவு வலியைத் தங்கள் மகள் அனுபவித்து வருவதாக மிதுலாவின் பெற்றோர் ஒவ்வொரு நாளும் மனம் வருந்துகின்றனர். இந்த நிலைமையில் மிதுலாவின் பெற்றோருக்கு நிதி திரட்டும் இணையதள நிறுவனமான 'Ketto' ஆதரவுக் கரம் நீட்டியுள்ளது Read More

  • This Film Isn't Kidding Around

    July 31, 2019 IST | | Midday

    "News related to child abuse, even with infants, was quite common last year. I collected data and spoke to people regarding this issue. When I found that most of these crimes are committed by family members, it seemed vital to spread awareness about it. Being a filmmaker, I wanted to use my medium to spread this social message. I want people to get involved in this project, and so I chose to go down the crowdfunding route," Selvaraj told this diarist. Read More

  • PRODUCER FROM THANE IS CROWD FUNDING FOR A SHORT FILM WITH A MESSAGE FOR THE SOCIETY

    July 30, 2019 IST | | Bollyy

    This is a story of a young film-maker who hails from Thane, Mumbai and is crowd funding short film on the menace of pedophiles in our society. Read More

  • Hyderabad: Differently-abled youth aims to scale Mt Elbrus

    July 30, 2019 IST | | Telangana Today

    The youngster, who is confident of scaling Mt Elbrus, is also trying to raise funds through crowdfunding platform Ketto to procure a hi-tech artificial limb. Interested persons can visit: https://www.ketto.org Read More

  • This 17-year-old has created India’s first 3D-printed coral reef to save marine life

    July 29, 2019 IST | | Your Story

    Siddharth Pillai from Mumbai has raised Rs 2 lakh through crowdfunding and developed a 20 m long reef structure to support marine life. Read More

  • This upcoming film-maker from Thane is crowdfunding for a short film with a message for the society

    July 29, 2019 IST | | Mumbai News Netoworks

    We have already COMPLETED the shoot which costed us 7 Lakhs in total, we are looking for 5 Lakhs for the post production (VFX, Music, patch work shoot and DI). To find more about the story, kindly click the link below: https://www.ketto.org/fundraiser/Meow Read More

  • மின்சாரப் பயன்பாடின்றி தண்ணீரை சுத்திகரிக்கும் மலிவு விலை இயந்திரம் உருவாக்கிய இளைஞர்!

    July 26, 2019 IST | | Your Story

    தண்ணீர் சுத்திகரிப்பு முறை குறித்து Ketto உடன் அவர் உரையாடுகையில், Read More

  • भारत की गोलकीपर जो आज एक मजदूर है

    July 26, 2019 IST | | Rediff

    आपने बकरियाँ पालना कब शुरू किया? जब मेरे पास नौकरी नहीं थी, तब अपनी थोड़ी-बहुत जमा-पूंजी से मैंने दो बकरियाँ ख़रीदीं, बुद्धि और सिद्धि। कुछ समय बाद मैंने सिद्धि को बेच दिया। बुद्धि ने दो बच्चों को जन्म दिया। अभी मेरे पास 10 बकरियाँ हैं। मेरे पास सही घर नहीं है। रोज़ की मजदूरी के काम से मैं घर चलाती हूं। मैं बस अपनी बेटी को खेलते देखना चाहती हूं। मेरे पति रोज़ तनख़्वाह पाने वाले मजदूर हैं। हम कितनी भी मेहनत कर लें, हमारा जीना मुश्किल ही है। मैं कोई बहुत ज़्यादा पैसों वाली नौकरी नहीं मांगती। मुझे ब Read More

  • Crowdfunding helps Indian students realise study dreams

    July 26, 2019 IST | | Campus Review

    laborating on why crowdfunding is becoming a popular means of funding one’s education, Varun Sheth, co-founder of Ketto, said: “As India is going digital in many sectors and initiatives, Indian students are taking full advantage of it to fulfil their dreams. Also, the process… from creating a campaign to raising funds is easy. Besides college studies, students are also posting impactful appeals to raise money for creative projects and extra-curricular activities abroad. Moreover, you don’t have Read More

  • जानिए कैसे आस पड़ोस के किसानों की मदद कर दिल्ली के खतरनाक प्रदूषण से लड़ रही हैं दो 17 साल की लड़कियां

    July 25, 2019 IST | | Your Story

    2018 में, केतकी और श्रुति ने केटो (Ketto) प्लेटफॉर्म पर तीन मशीनों की खरीद के लिए एक क्राउडफंडिंग अभियान शुरू किया। दोनों ने हैप्पी सीडर तकनीक को सर्दियां के दौरान जलाई जाने वाली पराली की समस्या से निपटने के तौर पर देखा। 2001 में पंजाब एग्रीकल्चर यूनिवर्सिटी में CSIRO ग्रिफिथ के इंजीनियरों के एक समूह द्वारा विकसित की गई मशीन, मिट्टी से फसल के अवशेषों को काटती है, इसे गलाती है और यहां तक कि इसके स्थान पर नए बीज भी बोती है। सभी किसानों को अपने ट्रैक्टर पर डिवाइस लगानी होती है और उसे चलाना होता है। Read More

  • Startup India: Deepika Padukone, Manoj Bajpayee and Aishwarya Rai, these actors have invested

    July 22, 2019 IST | | Lokmat News

    Kunal Kapoor, an actor of Rang De Basanti film, has teamed up with Varun Seth to create crowdfunding NGO Ketto. Read More

  • India goalkeeper is now a labourer

    July 23, 2019 IST | | Rediff

    A few years ago, she was the goalkeeper of the Indian women's football team. Today, Tanuja Bage lives hand to mouth, struggling to make ends meet. Aren't you disheartened that pursuing sport has brought you to this level? I cannot think of a life without sports. I tried giving it up for a few thousand rupees, but then I thought a part of me was missing. I am back at wanting to be given another chance of getting back into sport Read More

  • Why court's Quran distribution order to Richa Bharti landed BJP in spot

    July 17, 2019 IST | | The Week

    Bharti, a college student, topped the list of trends on Google, Twitter on Wednesday Read More

  • Massive fundraising campaign for brave 19 year old Richa Bharti surpasses target within hours

    July 17, 2019 IST | | Right Log

    A fundraising campaign for Richa Bharti, a brave girl from Ranchi who was ordered by the lower Ranchi court to distribute copies of the Islamic holy book Quran to avoid jail sentence, has found unprecedented success with donations surpassing the target within hours. Read More

  • How a 17 YO is saving India's corals and marine life

    July 17, 2019 IST | | Rediff

    Siddharth thanks his parents -- his father Sudhir Pillai is a cardiologist, mother Neeta Jain is a physician -- for making the initial investment. He soon realised the project would require additional funding, so he crowdfunded the project on Ketto, the crowdsourcing platform. Read More

  • क्या होगा ऋचा भारती के लिए जमा हुए 7 लाख रुपयों का?

    जुलाई 18, 2019 IST | | Odd Naari

    ऋचा को कानूनी मदद देने के लिए फंड रेजिंग का कैम्पेन. ये कैम्पेन केटो (Ketto) पर चला और रिकॉर्ड 8 घंटे में लोगों ने ऋचा के लिए 6 लाख रुपये डोनेट भी कर दिए. जब तक कैम्पेन बंद हुआ तब तक लोग 7.29 लाख रुपये जमा कर चुके थे. Read More

  • Campaign to raise funds for Richa Bharti, who was ordered to distribute Quran by Ranchi court, surpasses target within hours

    July 17, 2019 IST | | Op India

    Vikas Pandey, a BJP volunteer had initiated a campaign to raise funds for victim Richa Bharti. The aid money collected through a platform called Ketto.org intends to cover her legal aid to fight the bizarre order passed by the Ranchi court. Read More

  • Twitterati rally for Hindu girl asked to distribute Qurans, raise over Rs 2 lakh for her legal fees in two hours

    July 16, 2019 IST | | DNA

    Meanwhile, Twitterati rallied around Richa Bharti and raised money for her on Ketto. At the time of writing, Twitterati had already raises Rs 2.6 lakh of their targeted Rs 6lakh for her legal needs. Read More

  • Aishwarya Rai Bachchan debuts as an angel investor, invests in a Bengaluru startup Ambee

    July 16, 2019 IST | | Daily Hunt

    Not only have they invested in startups, some actors such as 'Rang De Basanti' actor Kunal Kapoor have also started companies. Kunal Kapoor, along with Varun Seth, co-founded the crowdfunding NGO and charity-based startup Ketto. Read More

  • Aishwarya Rai Bachchan debuts as an angel investor, invests in a Bengaluru startup Ambee

    July 16, 2019 IST | | News Crab

    Kunal Kapoor, along with Varun Seth, co-founded the crowdfunding NGO and charity-based startup Ketto. Now the latest name in the list is of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Read More

  • Rj Abhilash And Taapsee Pannu Spread Smiles On The Faces Of Cancer-Affected Children At The Big Fm Office

    July 13, 2019 IST | | Bollyy

    BIG FM, one of the largest radio networks in the country, recently announced a campaign to fight cancer in association with the Indian Cancer Society. The campaign which is led by Mumbai ka Sabse Bada Struggler – RJ Abhilash, aimed at raising 10 Lakhs in support of the cause. Through the concerted efforts of Abhilash and fans of his show, the entire amount has been collected already, that too in a short span of less than a week. This accumulated sum collected by Ketto.org will be donated to Ind Read More

  • Rj Abhilash And Taapsee Pannu Spread Smiles On The Faces Of Cancer-Affected Children At The Big Fm Office

    July 13, 2019 IST | | Bollyy

    This accumulated sum collected by Ketto.org will be donated to Indian Cancer Society for the treatment and support of the children suffering from this terminal disease. Read More

  • Rj Abhilash And Taapsee Pannu Spread Smiles On The Faces Of Cancer-Affected Children At The Big Fm Office

    July 13, 2019 IST | | Daily Hunt

    This accumulated sum collected by Ketto.org will be donated to Indian Cancer Society for the treatment and support of the children suffering from this terminal disease. Read More

  • BIG FM's RJ Abhilash and Tapsee Pannu spread smiles

    July 13, 2019 IST | | Ad Gully

    The radio network’s strong belief to use the medium to its optimum level has turned fruitful for the children suffering through this life-threatening disease. Money and support started pouring from day one with the entire amount being collected within a week’s time. Listeners from all across Mumbai kept calling to extend their support through ketto.org. In a heartwarming gesture, RJ Abhilash invited a few such listeners who wanted to meet Shakti and the other children in person to extend their l Read More

  • BIG FM RJ Abhilash, Taapsee Pannu make children suffering from cancer 'smile'

    July 14, 2019 IST | | Radio and Music

    Speaking on this campaign, RJ Abhilash said, “The city of Mumbai never ceases to surprise me, I thought it would be a task to garner such a huge amount, but I’m in awe of how little time it took to meet our goals. This is all thanks to my audience who have such a big heart. These children are going through a very difficult phase in their life and I wanted to help as much as I could with the support of Indian Cancer Society and Ketto.org. I’m just very happy I could do my bit to help society.” Read More

  • How the magic of medical crowdfunding works

    July 13, 2019 IST | | Flip Board

    Ketto, founded in 2012 and considered to be the second biggest crowdfunding platform for healthcare causes, raised ₹97 crore in 2018, 50% more than the amount raised the year before Read More