Inventor: Kevin R. Mehrabi (Los Angeles, CA)
According to the inventor, “there is a need in the art for a more personal, efficient manner in which to promote events, raise awareness and collect funds, and in particular, a social network, for example, a highly interactive on-line community, where individuals, representatives, or organizations, may securely conduct fundraising activities, raise awareness, receive payments, and promote events utilizing an application that may be virally distributed throughout the network.” Hence, “the present invention comprises an application that may be posted on a server and may be made available to users to share with other users within a network. This application may direct users to a website where interested parties have posted their personal accounts or causes accounts, and where interested users may make payments or donations on such accounts.” Claim 1 states as follows:
1. A method of creating a cause, comprising: generating a webpage for establishing a cause; receiving a request from a user for said webpage; sending said webpage to said user, wherein said webpage includes an input object for receiving information related to said cause; receiving said cause information from said user; adding at least a portion of said cause information to said webpage; and updating a cause directory to add said cause webpage.