Street Food businesses like yours are getting funded

At Crowdfunder we’re all about supporting great ideas – great ideas that capture people’s imagination. Today we’re looking at our amazing Street Food businesses all over the UK.

How to use crowdfunding for political projects

Crowdfunder is the leading platform for political fundraising working with candidates across a huge variety of political parties in every area of the UK.
We’ve already raised over £500,000 for hundreds of political crowdfunding projects.

Media momentum: Action for Cabbies

The battle between cabbies and Uber has been brewing for a while now. Uber launched in 2009 and now has a transport network covering 311 cities in 58 countries. Whilst some transport users are big fans, many abhor it.One such person is Artemis Mercer, who launched Action for Cabbies in a bid to shut Uber[…]

How a sustainable fish supply chain netted much more funding than expected

Sole of Discretion is the brainchild of restaurateur Caroline Bennett. She’s been concerned for years about the state of fish stocks and thought there must be a way to reward fishers who do things properly. But high street banks weren’t interested.

Hold the press: Crowdfunding Jeremy Corbyn his dream bike!

In a guest column for Stylist magazine, Jeremy Corbyn recommended a red aluminium-framed Raleigh Criterium to readers. He also wrote: “I’m a big believer in repairing rather than replacing, I suspect I will have my own long after my leadership.”Nevertheless The Telegraph reported this story as “Socialist Jeremy Corbyn reveals he covets at £475 bicycle,”[…]

Bootcamp 2016 Week 1: Planning your project

Bootcamp 2016 got off to a great start this week with the Crowdfunder Academy sharing expertise on how to plan the perfect crowdfunding project.The Academy’s first Bootcamp campaign began this week. Over 300 potential new crowdfunders have joined in the training, getting their projects in to tip top shape for the new year.This week was presented by[…]

Crowdfunder launches Bootcamp 2016

The Crowdfunder Academy have launched Bootcamp 2016.Bootcamp is an intensive three-week campaign, hosted by the Crowdfunder Academy to get your new project into shape throughout January. Day by day, industry experts will be on hand to tell the story behind the perfect Crowdfunder project, sharing the key to success.There will be daily uploads to the Crowdfunder[…]

When the high street banks won’t play ball… Get Ratty!

The Globe FoweyWhen he was rejected for by the banks in his quest to renovate The Globe, landlord Tony Goodman decided not to get mad… Instead he got Ratty! After seeing Jess (Marketing Manager, Crowdfunder) speak at an event in December Tony was inspired, and in just 5 days he crowdfunded his original £10,000 target.Check[…]

Crowdfunder raise over £1.3 million in equity crowdfunding round

The UK’s #1* rewards crowdfunding platform, Crowdfunder, has raised over £1.3million – and plans to support up to 150,000 projects across the UK.More than 900 people invested in the crowdfunded share offer, which valued the company at over £15million, post money, taking the total number of shareholders to over 1,000. Investors included The Eden Project’s Sir Tim[…]

Brixton Cycles

Case study: Brixton Cycles

Brixton Cycles successfully raised a staggering £62,225 from 1,485 backers in just 35 days! We caught up with them to find out why their project was so victorious.Back storyBrixton Cycles is London’s oldest worker-owner bike co-op and has been voted the capital’s #1 small bike retailer by the London Cycling Awards.  For more than 32[…]