scores $15M from Omidyar Network to grow the world’s largest petition service

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Popular social petition service has raised $15 million in new funding — cash that will help it further build up the “world’s largest petition platform.” provides an accessible way to enact social change and it makes it simple to create and sign petitions. The service has grown quite a bit in the last year, jumping from 6 million users in early 2012 to more than 35 million users today. More than half of’s users are outside the U.S.

Source: VentureBeat (link opens in a new window)

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