Economy In crowdfunding platforms, a surge in fundraisers for children needing urgent liver transplants Updated : December 17, 2019 08:19 PM IST Crowdfunding platforms such as Milaap, Ketto and ImpactGuru are swelling with medical fundraisers for infants and children needing urgent liver transplants. Most children belong to poor socio-economic backgrounds and suffer from either genetic diseases or develop metabolic disorders later on. While crowdfunding has emerged as a valuable tool for fundraising, a lot more needs to be done to build the paediatric liver ecosystem, say doctors, institutions and crowdfunding platforms. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.