UPDATE | GoFundMe for President Trump's border wall hits $18.7 million

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

(WRDW/WAGT0 -- The GoFundMe in support of the border wall has officially hit more than $18,767,640 in less than one month.

This makes it the second highest-earning GoFundMe of 2018, behind the Time's Up Legal Defense Fund.

The Parkland Shooting fund brought in about #10 million.



Monday, December 24, 2018

(WRDW/WAGT) -- In just over a week, the GoFundMe raising money for a border wall has hit $16.4 million.

Now, the page has specified that, for the government to take the money, they must also get 100 signatures on a petition.

The page was created by a veteran.



Thursday, December 20, 2018

(WRDW/WAGT) -- A GoFundMe started by the group "The Wall Fundraising Team" has raised more than $3.3 million in just days.

The GoFundMe page is titled "We The People Will Fund The Wall". It was created on December 16th.

The total fundraising goal is the $1 billion it would take to build the border wall between the U.S. and Mexico.

President Trump has been fighting lawmakers to fund his campaign-promised wall, getting close to a government shutdown.