Mr Ibbotson, from Crowle, Lincolnshire, was flying Cardiff City's Emiliano Sala from Nantes to the uk when their plane crashed close to Guernsey on 21 Jan.
|Emiliano Sala (left) was on board a plane being flown by pilot David Ibbotson|
The footballer's body was recovered from the wreck on the seabed, but mr Ibbotson's body has not been found.
Former England captain Gary Lineker has also donated £1,000.
By Sunday morning more than 6,000 donations had been received, pushing the whole raised to more than £100,000 of the page's £300,000 target.
World Cup winner and Paris St-Germain forward Mbappe, whose full name is Kylian Mbappe Lottin, donated under the name Elie Lottin.
Lineker linked to the page from his Twitter feed, saying: "Here's the Go Fund me page should you wish to help this poor family".