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More United – how they raised £100,000 in 48 hours

 More United is a movement using people-power to influence our politics. They’ll use crowdfunding to support candidates and MPs who stand by pre-defined values, regardless of what party they are from, and help them get elected.To launch More United, the organisation have started a project on Crowdfunder. In just 48hours, their project had raised over[…]

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Nesta New Radicals collaborate to bring business success

Having been named as a New Radical by Nesta – the UK’s drivers of innovation and new thinking, helping to bring great ideas to market – Crowdfunder is extraordinarily proud to watch as another is benefiting from our bustling business and crowdfunding community. Mazí Mas is a social enterprise dedicated to supporting and employing migrant and[…]

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Will your project get crowdfunded?

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[…]

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Scottish National Party launches Crowdfunder campaign to stand candidates in the General Election 2015

  The Scottish National Party has launched a campaign on Crowdfunder for prospective MP’s to fund their candidate seats for the upcoming 2015 General Election.   16 SNP candidates have already launched their projects, reaching out to the community to gather support and raise the funds they need to stand as MP’s – including former[…]

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£33,000 Crowdfunder completes £300,000 funding package for Glasgow’s “Websters” Church

Up and coming Glaswegian journalist, Jack Aitchison from STV Glasgow wrote this brilliant article and the kind folk over at STV have allowed us to share it here for our Crowdfunder community. Why do we love this article so much? It’s a great example of how project owners can use crowdfunding as a part of a[…]

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Kids Company launch UK’s largest ever charity Crowdfunder

Children’s charity Kids Company is facing unprecedented numbers of vulnerable children and young people seeking their support this Christmas. To help them meet this challenge they have turned to Crowdfunder. They were surprised and moved by the kindness of the public when over a thousand people responded to the plight of their children by pledging[…]

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Crowdfund your city – national rollout announced

  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[…]

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Mark Boyle is otherwise known as the Moneyless Man after he successfully lived without money for two years. Mark used Crowdfunder to raise the £9,500 which he needs to launch The Happy Pig

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Stop wasting money – start raising some!

Susan Varano wrote a short guest blog for us about they need to start raising money for your business. Susan believes that people should stop wasting it start thinking about energy, office space, trade shows and most importantly crowdfunding! Take a read . . .

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Social enterprise? Fancy the chance to win 10k?

We are launching a social enterprise campaign in partnership with Plymouth University and Santander and giving social enterprises the chance to win up to 10k as part of an exciting new competition.

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Crowdfunder’s sister website Crowdcube was featured in The Sunday Times

Our friends over at Crowdcube were featured in The Sunday Times on August 18. Read here:

THE Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is planning a crackdown on crowdfunding websites, which raise cash for start-ups and small businesses struggling to secure bank loans for expansion.

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Brand new campaign – energyfunder!

Crowdfunder HQ are on the look out for brilliant energy ideas that will save money, generate energy and benefit local communities. This is Crowdfunder’s second campaign and one of many more to come. We can’t wait, can you?

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Crowdfunding for Community and Charities

The Crowdfunder platform is really proud to be able to assist so many community and charity based projects in their quest for funding. We’ve been building up quite a portfolio of community based projects, projects which vary wildly in their aims and add even more colour to an already pretty vivid palette. Having a staunch[…]