Max Sidorov; Photo Courtesy: Indiegogo
BUFFALO, NY-- The man who created the fundraising account for the bus monitor who was videotaped while bullied by teenagers speaks to 2 On Your Side.
Max Sidorov created the page to help send Karen Klein on vacation.
Sidorov says on the Indiegogo site that his heart was broken when he saw the video and wanted to help Karen out.
2 On Your Side's Scott Levin asked Sidorov what happens to money raised on the site. He said the money goes into an account that Indiegogo oversees and they will distribute the money to Karen.
As of 12:30pm Friday , more than $500,000 has been raised for Karen. The fundraising website, Indiegogo gets 4% of the money raised if it exceeded its goal.