Crowdfunding for Universities

“Crowdfunder is working with universities across the UK to bring crowdfunding to students, alumni, research departments and faculties. Working with Plymouth University, we’ve developed new finance, fundraising and enterprise skills and are now opening up new educational and business opportunities in educational institutions and learning communities across Britain.”Phil Geraghty, MD, CrowdfunderHow universities are using crowdfunding[…]

Crowdfunding for Universities – University of Surrey launches Crowdfunder platform

The University of Surrey and Crowdfunder have partnered to give enterprising students and staff the opportunity to get their ideas off the ground.The University of Surrey branded Crowdfunder platform works by allowing individuals and groups to seek backing for projects and activities from a wide community of supporters – ‘a crowd’. ‘Project creators’ share an idea[…]

Crowdfunding for Universities – A theatrical start for the University of Surrey’s crowdfunding platform

The University of Surrey’s Theatre Society were the very first group to launch a campaign on the University of Surrey crowdfunding platform. Their success in raising the money they needed for an ambitious production of the Michael Frayn play “Noises Off “shows how crowdfunding can help turn great ideas into reality.“We wanted to step up[…]

Bangor law students make history

Four students from Bangor Law School were looking to raise £250, which would allow them to represent Wales in the Telders International Law Moot Court – Europe’s most famous international law competition.We are so happy they raised 16% over the original target and have made history – being the first team ever to represent Wales in the competition.The[…]

Yet another success – Wimbledon College of Art exceed their target amount

We love successes and this week we have had three. The latest project to reach their target amount is the Wimbledon College of Arts, who needed to raise £250 for their Costume Interpretation Degree Show 2013. They got well over their target amount and finished today on 170%.They wanted to raise money to help fund[…]