“Using Crowdfunder was an easy way to run our fundraising project for the kitchen at our new ground. Our supporters were fantastic, exceeding all our expectations and almost doubling what we originally asked for by their generous donations.”
With the build up to the 2014 Football World Cup gathering momentum it can seem as though ‘the beautiful game’ has taken over the planet.Amidst the hype and the marketing, it is good to be reminded that for many the tug of football runs far deeper, affecting lives and transforming futures.For one such group of people,[…]
When sport and community join together they not only live the dream they have the power to create it. From the moment it was formed in 2005 FC United has set out to prove that football and community can exist in a new way. So much so, that the club’s obligations to its fan communities[…]
In less than 24 hours FC United raised over £3000 from more than 53 supporters. A great start as they aim to raise £26,000 with their Crowdfunder campaign.
Beth French is a mother and also an ambitious swimmer who aims to crowdfund enough funds to swim from Cornwall to the Isles of Scilly. Beth hopes to raise £2,500 to swim the 26 mile stretch of water.
Here at HQ what we have noticed when putting all our amazing projects live is that nothing is impossible. Coming soon to the site is a project that will prove to everyone that nothing really is impossible. We had the pleasure of catching up with Ashley Wilson, project owner, who is rowing the Indian Ocean.
Has everyone seen our pick of the week? We love Olympic Dream – Sochi 2014. Our mission is to get the British Nordic ski team to next years Winter Olympics.
Huge well done to PitchWise who raised £1,711 yesterday for their one-stop portal for the sports community. PitchWise were looking to raise £1,500 to fund a pre-launch of the website.
Liverpool FC fans watch in horror as their American owners – Tom Hicks and George Gillett – are locked in a bitter boardroom battle that has spilled into the courts after a disputed takeover bid from the owners of the Boston Red Sox. The post looks to explore whether fan ownership through crowdfunding could hand[…]