A proud day: Christchurch earthquake donation finalized

We are very proud to announce we have finalized our donation for the Christchurch Earthquake Appeal – $39,957 New Zealand Dollars! 99designs donated 100% of our profits from March 3rd to benefit the cause.

BIG THANKS to everyone who helped make this such a HUGE success!

Christchurch Earthquake Appeal Donation - over $39,000 NZD

Jason Aiken is the Community Director of 99designs.
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9 Comments

  1. Jurgen

    absolutely great, thumb up. I know why I love you guys :) First you are the best crowd sourcing site and second because of Humanitarian assistance(is that the right word *hmmm* ). Things like this make me even more proud to be a 99Designer :)

    Reply March 29, 2011 at 10:29 pm
  2. Alex (“babakonda”)

    This is more than a nice gesture. Great idea and also very noble. Congrats.

    Reply March 30, 2011 at 1:47 am
  3. Scotty D.

    Nice show of generosity. In showing off your philanthropy, you also showed everyone that 99designs takes in over $14 million ($39,957 profit per day x 365 days) a year, while the top designers only take in several thousand dollars for hundreds if not thousands of hours of work. Nothing like white collar sweat shop labor is there?

    Reply March 30, 2011 at 7:51 pm
  4. sunil

    well done !! i’m happy to have an account in 99DESIGNS DOT COM

    Reply March 31, 2011 at 12:58 pm
  5. devansh

    feels proud to be part of 99designs.god bless you with more profits so you can help people more :)

    Reply April 1, 2011 at 5:32 am
  6. Natasa

    Great job.
    But I am still waiting for payout….I`ve sent request two weeks ago!!!!!

    Reply April 1, 2011 at 5:50 am
    • Jason Aiken

      what is your username – i’ll look into it.

      Jason

      Reply April 1, 2011 at 4:57 pm
  7. RotRed

    this is awesome ! i love your community work and the way you make us proud to be members here :))))) thumps up guys , I wish you all the best always and to be number 1 all the time ;)

    Reply April 1, 2011 at 2:05 pm
    • Jason Aiken

      Thanks!

      It means a lot to us to hear positive feedback.

      Cheers,
      Jason

      Reply April 1, 2011 at 5:15 pm

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