Patreon is a platform that allows fans to directly support their favorite creators. The platform was previously profiled on Digital Music News.
Last year, Patreon raised $2.1 million in seed funding. Now, they’ve raised an even larger amount of money.
Patreon has raised $15 million in Series A funding. The round was lead by Index Ventures. Money came from Reddit’s co-founder Alexis Ohanian, PayPal’s former president David Marcus, and others.
25,000 creators use the platform. These creators have received a total of $2 million in funding from fans.