We mourn the loss of Benevolent team member Kyle Kehus. Gifts to help someone in need will honor his legacy.

Press room

Quick Links...

In the News

News Releases

Media Kit


Benevolent Media Contact

  • Kyle Kehus | kyle@benevolent.net | 773.312.5190

Benevolent Facts

  • Benevolent is a crowdfunding site that lets anyone make microdonations to help low-income individuals overcome one-time economic hurdles 
  • The Benevolent site launched December 1, 2011 in a Chicago-area pilot and has since begun to scale nation-wide
  • The average Benevolent donation is $50
  • The average amount of a funded need through the Benevolent site is $470
  • Needs supported through Benevolent have included: beds, winter clothing, work uniforms, transportation passes, security deposits, eyeglasses, certifications, and computers 

Benevolent In The News

Click here for more media coverage

Media Kit

News Releases