Published 10 Nov 2011
[cont'd] too it has the ability to spread the news of your good deeds far and wide which will hopefully nudge others to follow in your footsteps.
What is not clear though is what happens if you fail to pay at the end of a pledge period. The nagging thought that your meanness might also be broadcast across your friends and fellow twitterers should, one hopes, stop that ever happening!
This is a neat little way of getting people involved in giving to good causes and the very fact that it involves just cents opens the door to a good cross-section of people out there.