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First Social Network for solving the world's problems launches crowd funding campaign
Flock, the first social network for solving the world’s problems launches initial crowdfunding campaign through Indiegogo.com
Flock’s mission is to build a social utility to empower visionaries and problem solvers around the world to connect and create solutions to the world’s biggest problems. "Imagine the possibilities if every person alive today committed to socially tithe or give at least ten percent of their time, talent, and/or treasure to solving the world's problems. Now, imagine teaching children from a young age about this intrinsic responsibility,”
Think of Flock (http://www.itsflockable.com/
“What we're doing with Flock is combining those elements into a platform unlike any other by crowdsourcing innovation and ﬁnding solutions,” said Max Black, Development Lead for Flock.
Flock’s Indiegogo fundraising campaign individuals an important role in building the world’s ﬁrst open source knowledge portal and collaboration platform speciﬁcally designed to harness the collective intelligence and creative power of humanity to change what’s possible. We're revolutionizing the way human beings solve problems by ushering a new age of philanthropy.
“Money is the most common contribution made toward philanthropic causes, and while money is a necessary component to solving the world’s problems, it should not be applied unilaterally. Flock’s platform can monetize time, talent, and treasure through crowd solving,” said Mark Filaroski, Flock co-founder/chairman and technology start-up advisor. “I’ve built very successful businesses and there is gratiﬁcation in those successes; but, Flock’s potential reaches beyond monetary success. Flock can create transparency in a world that needs answers, solutions, and the platform to tell the story thereby creating a better world for my daughter and future generations,”
Imagine a world where every individual has human liberty—an end to human trafﬁcking. Imagine a world where everyone has food, shelter, and clothing—an end to poverty. Imagine a future for environmental sustainability—
Click here (http://www.indiegogo.com/