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AI-Driven Fundraising Platform Leases Headquarters Space at Industry City

Fundraise Up—an AI-powered fundraising platform for nonprofits including UNICEF USA, the American Heart Association and the World Health Organization Foundation—has opened its newly-leased headquarters at Industry City in Sunset Park. The company’s new headquarters encompasses 15,000 square feet, located in Building 3, with ample room to grow as the company continues to scale. 

“More often than not, when the founders of a newly-funded startup walk through the door, they want a pre-built space that is plug-and-play,” said Kathe Kramer Chase, director of leasing at Industry City. “Fundraise Up opted for a clean, modern space with glass offices and conference rooms, an over-sized pantry and communal area, and incredible harbor views. This is an impressive flagship in arguably the buzziest part of NYC that is sure to attract new talent.”

Industry City was represented internally by SVP Jeff Fein in the transaction.


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Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces. Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications. Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).

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