Goyfundme’s mission is to provide safe, legal, censorship-free crowdfunding for all. As long as your crowdfunding project and behavior on our site falls within the following guidelines, your crowdfunding project will be safe on our site. Keep in mind, however, that Goyfundme staff reserves the right to unpublish any project that they deem as potentially adverse to our relationship with our payment processors.
Threats of Violence and Terrorism
Creating crowdfunding projects, uploading media of any sort, or otherwise engaging in activity related to terrorism as defined by the US Department of State is strictly prohibited.
Goyfundme maintains a zero-tolerance policy toward threats or calls for violence/terrorism, the promotion of violent/terroristic activities, or otherwise engaging in speech or behavior that may infringe upon the safety of any individual, user or otherwise, what-so-ever. Goyfundme prohibits the creation of crowdfunding projects for known fugitives, terrorists, and terrorist organizations.
The creation or sharing of such projects on our our site will result in the immediate removal of the project, all related material, and the immediate ban of the account responsible as well as the immediate ban of any account found to have shared said material. We may also report the user(s) to local and/or federal law enforcement agencies.
Creating crowdfunding projects, uploading media of any sort, or otherwise engaging in activity related to pornography will result in the immediate removal of the project, related material, and the immediate ban of the account responsible. We also reserve the right to ban any user(s) that share said material from our site.
Illicit pornography of any type is strictly prohibited. Any material found on our site will be removed and the responsible account will be banned. We also reserve the right to ban any user(s) that share said material and we may also report the user to local and/or federal law enforcement.
Sharing Private Information
All users are strictly prohibited from sharing Confidential Personally Identifiable Information (PII) without the express written consent of the individual.
Goyfundme considers the following to be Personally Identifiable Information:
- Full name
- Home address
- Email address
- National identification number
- Passport number
- IP address
- Vehicle registration plate number
- Driver’s license number
- Credit card numbers or banking information
- Date of birth
- Genetic information
- Telephone number
- Digital Identity, login credentials, or screen name in conjunction with the above
Users found to have shared PII without express written consent will have their projects immediately closed, removed, and their account will be banned.
Impersonating Others and Copyright Infringement
Any sort of copyright infringement or impersonation of individuals, brands, companies, etc. is strictly prohibited. Any user(s) found to be impersonating others with the intent to deceive or infringing upon a copyright will be banned.
Goyfundme respects free speech and individual liberty. All users will be treated with the same degree of respect and dignity, no matter what their views and opinions are. As long as your crowdfunding project falls within our guidelines, United States law, and/or the laws governing the nation you reside in, we will not remove it.