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Got a good idea to help kids in Birmingham?

 Council matches funding for local community crowdfunded projects to tackle the battle of the bulge with an innovative city-wide campaign As the health and wellbeing of young people and children in the local area continues to be of paramount importance, Birmingham City Council (BCC) is supporting residents who want to “take action now” – with[…]

From Frome to Birmingham – £495,000 of grants for local projects

Keen crowdfunders know how brilliant crowdfunding is for turning individual projects into reality – but increasingly whole communities are now launching campaigns with funds to make ideas happen in their area.Two shining examples are Birmingham and Frome who today are launching two campaigns with funds and coaching designed to support local projects.Birmingham City Council have[…]

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.

Snact – Crowdfunder to Shareholder

Find out why one of our successful Crowdfunders became one of our shareholders…The Snact Story – taking a bite out of food wasteSnact makes fruit jerky from fruit surplus, a delicious stand against food waste. Tonnes of edible fruit gets chucked in the UK, which Ilana and Michael, the team behind Snact, thought that was bonkers.[…]

Crowdfunder & Crowdcube drive growth of UK crowdfunding

Crowdcube, the UK’s leading investment crowdfunding platform, and Crowdfunder the UK’s #1 rewards and community shares crowdfunding platform have formed a strategic partnership to drive the growth of crowdfunding across the UK.The collaboration will see the pair work jointly on a number of initiatives including raising awareness and knowledge of crowdfunding amongst UK fast growth[…]

Help us turn 150,000 great ideas into reality!

Crowdfunder has been going from strength to strength; over the last three years we have worked with over 30,000 projects to help them raise over £10M and unlocked millions more, turning great ideas into reality. We have officially been ranked as the UK’s no.1 Crowdfunding platform – having achieved more than double the amount of[…]

Trend spotting: Crowdfunded media campaigns

Every day we are astounded by our Crowdfunders imagination and ingenuity – and the support they receive shows it’s not just us! The latest innovative Crowdfunder trend? Crowdfunded media. From billboards to newspaper adverts, this latest development has seen Crowdfunders taking the media by storm. As well as getting their message out there, supporters can[…]