Crowdfunding adventures in the great outdoors

ga('send', 'event', 'Eco & Sustainability', 'article', 'article-industry-impression', {nonInteraction: true});ga('send', 'event', 'Health & Wellbeing', 'article', 'article-industry-impression', {nonInteraction: true});ga('send', 'event', 'Lifestyle & Leisure', 'article', 'article-industry-impression', {nonInteraction: true});

Niche crowdfunding platforms enable individuals to raise funds for everything from long-form journalism to homes for misplaced Haitian families. Now, Fortua is a website for crowdfunding outdoor, active, eco-friendly pursuits and adventures. To begin, an individual or group creates a campaign page on the platform where they detail their desired endeavor. Users are currently raising funds for everything from a spring triathlon in Michigan to a boy scout adventure program. Donors can pledge equipment, expertise and volunteer time as well as financial contributions, but unlike most crowdfunding sites, campaigners can choose whether to run an 'all-or-nothing' campaign — when funds…

Add to my folders:

Select any pre-existing folders to add the current post to. Posts will be added to a 'default' folder if nothing is selected.

Create a new folder (Optional)

Separate with commas to add multiple folders. The current post is automatically added to any new folders you create (e.g. my new folder, my second folder).

Add

Remove from my folders

Below is a list of folders where the current post appears in. Select the folder you wish to remove it from.

Update