Calling all start-ups, innovators, disruptors – GAIN is looking for you – and has £30k to invest as match fund to help your business grow.
Leading legal firm, Stephens Scown has partnered with Crowdfunder
Do you have an idea that keeps you awake at night, an idea you really believe in, that you know has potential, that you want to make a reality and share with the world? At Crowdfunder we believe in helping everyone to make their project a success, but there a few key factors that you’ll need[…]
Once in a while you see a project that captures the imagination like no other. “Bring the Foo Fighters to Cornwall” was one of those projects. It took two great disparate ingredients and put them together to make something that made you sit up and ask “why has no one done that before!”[…]
Newquay Community Orchard is all about creating a public space in the heart of the Cornish town that empowers the local community. So harnessing the power of the people through Crowdfunder was the perfect way to get this ambitious project off the ground. The project is led by Urban Biodiversity CIC, a newly formed[…]
2014 was a brilliant year for crowdfunders across the UK and our Crowdfunder Academy team have revisited some of their favourite videos to provide inspiration and ideas for new projects launching their Crowdfunder campaigns this year: Head Crowdfunder Academy Coach, Si, is a fan of the hugely popular Foo Fighters campaign, surfer, Andrew Cotton’s Behind the Lines film and Aspinalls project vid[…]
Crowdfunder is rolling out UK-wide campaigns to raise funds and create positive economic impacts in cities and counties across Britain. The four cities immediately benefiting from a region-specific campaign rollout are Bristol, Manchester, Liverpool and Edinburgh. Crowdfunding projects across the cities have already raised substantial funds in their respective areas and it’s expected that[…]
Crowdfunder named as one of the 2014 New Radicals by the UK’s innovation foundation, Nesta.
We love the guys over at Cornwall Rural Community Council and what they are doing for community groups over Cornwall is amazing. We recently held an event with some of the team at the CRCC at Newquay Sports Centre.
Source FM is a community radio station based in Penryn, Cornwall, who managed to raise just over £4,000 for a new transmitter. This was a fab project and lovely to see the people of Cornwall get behind it and support an independent station. Here are some lovely words from Matt about the crowdfunding experience.
People of Newquay, residents of Cornwall, holiday makers, history enthusiasts and you, can you help save Huer’s hut? Wouldn’t it be amazing if the crowd was able to fund a little part of history? Emily Smith caught up with John to talk about the history of the hut and the exciting plans to crowdfund. Together we can bring Newquay to it’s former glory.
The Art of Surfing was a collaboration between some of the best emerging artists coming out of Cornwall. The idea was to make a film showing the skill of creating hand crafted surfboards from Grey Black White studio in Newquay.
The Cornwall Community Foundation has teamed up with Crowdfunder to match fund Cornish community projects across the region by earmarking £50k for Crowdfund Cornwall campaigns that meet the Foundation’s criteria.
Has everyone seen our pick of the week? For the next seven weeks we are helping raise as much money as possible for Childrens Hospice South West.
Crowdfunder HQ have some really exciting news for Cornish community projects! Today we have partnered with the Cornwall Community Foundation which means to we can provide up to 50k of match funding for the right projects.