It’s Friday. Summer is just around the corner. If that’s not a good enough reason for a little indulgence, I don’t know what is. Cheers! One GinThis unique botanical spirit funds life-changing water projects the world’s poorest communities.£8,400 (42%) raised from 100 supporters ARAN BakeryThese Scottish bakers are raising some dough for their artisan loaves.£7,765 (97%) raised from[…]
It’s no secret that we believe in the power of a Crowd. From the innovative to the everyday, amazing things can happen when people come together. Here’s five movers and shakers, live on Crowdfunder right now. Springboard Youth AcademyCheck out this unique programme for young asylum-seekers and refugees, piloting this summer. £11,570 (96%) raised from 126 supporters TechPixiesWith training, support and[…]
Welcome to the jungleThere’s a bit of an animal inside all of us – I’m channeling my inner octopus today. I think the same is true for many of our Crowdfunders, who are uniting their communities, wowing their customers and making amazing things happen, all at the same time. This week we have five fierce projects[…]
That’s the ticketHere’s the five hottest tickets on Crowdfunder right now.Don’t wait up. Samphire FestivalBring the whole family along to this award-winning independent music and arts festival by the sea.£5,865 (49%) raised from 44 supporters Space&RockBag a VIP ticket to the launch event for Space&Rock, where funky brides and grooms can find weird and wonderful venues.£4,400 (44%)[…]
ElementalWe’ve been battling the elements this week at Crowdfunder HQ in Newquay, with wintery wind and wild water swirling around outside. Nature can be harsh, but also gentle, warm and nurturing – something these five projects are making the most of.If you want the rainbow, you have to put up with the rain. Bird SunglassesThere’s more[…]
Shout out to the mavericksWe’re all a little bonkers, I think. This week we’re celebrating quirkiness and relishing originality. Let’s go forth and embrace our weirdness!Here’s five projects rocking the boat on Crowdfunder right now:#InvestInHappyThe stuff that makes us truly happy is often undervalued and ignored. This small (but mighty) charity are on a mission[…]
Hello 2017!Here at Crowdfunder HQ in Newquay, we’ve a spring in our step and the wind in our sails. The new year is positively brimming with opportunity.Let’s start 2017 off with five fantastic projects that connect us all, live and funding on Crowdfunder right now. Real Junk Food ManchesterFeeding bellies, not bins. Manchester’s first pay-as-you-feel cafe,[…]
Standing up for what matters2016 – you’ve been weird. For me, if there’s one really great thing to come from the last twelve months, it the light that shines through in darker times.Here’s five inspirational projects live on Crowdfunder right now, taking a stand and striving for a better tomorrow.Fur for AnimalsAfter winning the fight[…]
Inspiring tomorrow’s innovatorsA wise man once said, “We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.” That was 76 years ago, but feels particularly relevant today.Here’s five fantastic projects for the next generation of movers and shakers. DePaul Street Art ProjectStreet art collective Psychodoodlz are giving homeless[…]
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[…]
Who run the world?This Friday the ladies at Crowdfunder HQ have hand-picked their five favourite projects.Keep reading for a sprinkle of sherbet, a stitch of sisterhood and a smattering of soul. Shall we? Eva LazarusBig afro, big voice and big beats is what this songstress is all about.£4,022 (57%) raised from 183 backers Tinker GinBritish made, Spanish style gin[…]
What a week it has been! We can’t think of a better time to take a step back and look at some feel-good crowdfunders, each doing their own little bit of good in the world.
This week we had the pleasure of welcoming Otter Farm’s Mark Diacono to a live hangout, who joined Si Walker to talk through and share his Crowdfunding experience.
The clocks changing, nights drawing in and a chill in the air have us getting ready for winter. Good thing our crowdfunders have got you covered, with everything you need to keep you going through those cold winter nights.
Body parts made of chocolate, horror films, and scary nights alone in the woods can only mean one thing… Halloween is on its way.