On the fourth day of crowdfunding, let’s take a look at this – four pubs reopening!

Welcome to The 12 Days Of Crowdfunding… a celebration of our top picks from 2017 – and trust me, there were a lot to choose from. We take our hats off to all of our project owners, who are a collection of some of the finest changemakers out there. They are working hard everyday to[…]

On the third day of crowdfunding, let’s take a look at this – three innovating foodies!

Welcome to The 12 Days Of Crowdfunding… a celebration of our top picks from 2017 – and trust me, there were a lot to choose from. We take our hats off to all of our project owners, who are a collection of some of the finest changemakers out there. They are working hard everyday to[…]

On the second day of crowdfunding, let’s take a look at this – two beavers swimming!

Welcome to The 12 Days Of Crowdfunding… a celebration of our top picks from 2017 – and trust me, there were a lot to choose from. We take our hats off to all of our project owners, who are a collection of some of the finest changemakers out there. They are working hard everyday to[…]

On the first day of crowdfunding, let’s take a look at this – one Iron Bridge still standing!

Welcome to The 12 Days Of Crowdfunding… a celebration of our top picks from 2017 – and trust me, there were a lot to choose from. We take our hats off to all of our project owners, who are a collection of some of the finest changemakers out there. They are working hard everyday to[…]

Women take the lead in Crowdfunding success

In July 2017 the PWC Report ‘Women Unbound’ reported that ‘In an analysis of over 450,000 seed crowdfunding campaigns across the globe it shows that women-led campaigns reached their funding target more often than male-led campaigns: in fact, campaigns led by women across the world in 2015 and 2016 were 32% more successful than those[…]

Project Focus: Komedia Bath

Nestled in the heart of Bath is Komedia – the home of music, comedy, film, cabaret and so much more. What’s incredible is that since opening its doors nine years ago, the venue has enabled upwards of three-quarters of a million individuals to experience world class live entertainment!As a leading venue of creativity and innovation,[…]

Crowdfund Cornwall make their first pledges to support the local community

We work in partnership with 20 councils to improve and transform the way in which funds are distributed to community projects all over the UK. Our newest local authority partner, Cornwall Council, are on a mission to support their community and make great ideas grow, and they have just made their first pledges on two[…]

We are kicking off 2018 with an unmissable opportunity, and we want to have you on board…

10 partners, 100 winners and £100k up for grabs… All of this amplified into £1m raised for great ideas through crowdfunding. Have we got your attention yet? We’re planning something quite special to get the New Year off to a great start – but we want you to get involved. Tell me more! We are[…]

Crowdfunder recognised for their community impact at Cornwall’s very first Edge Awards

In a celebration of Cornwall’s thriving digital sector, the very first Edge Awards, hosted by Cornwall Live, took place last week at Newquay Lighthouse Cinema. In a bid to highlight the world-leading businesses that are being developed in the South West and their global impact, EDGE Awards 2017 (Excellence in Digital, Gadgetry and Entrepreneurialism) was[…]

VOOM 2017 November Winner: Love Cocoa

We kicked off our monthly VOOM £1k giveaway in July to support great ideas that are shared on the Crowdfunder Facebook page.At the beginning of November, a collaboration with Propel by Deloitte, aiming to hunt out UK based businesses that have the ambition to, or are already exporting on an international scale, saw an offer[…]

Oi! Mick’n’Linda – ere’s some tips on how you can #SaveTheVic!

Saving your local pub doesn’t have to be a soap opera. Here are our top tips on how you can save your local pub with Crowdfunder’s top hacks.We’ve all become a bit obsessed with Eastenders here at Crowdfunder Towers… In the latest storyline, the future of Walford’s beloved Queen Vic lies in jeopardy – and[…]

Support a project combating loneliness and isolation in your community this Christmas

Whilst many of us are looking forward to Christmas, this time of year can magnify feelings of loneliness and Christmas can suddenly deliver feelings of isolation and despair for many people in our communities. Crowdfunder.co.uk projects on these themes peak at this time of year.A recent Samaritans study reveals that one in six people feel[…]

November: Crowdfunder Projects In The News

It’s been a busy month for all of our brilliant project owners, both past and present, and we love nothing more at Crowdfunder HQ than spotting them in the press.Whether it be on the radio, in newspapers or online, it’s great to see the good news spreading of their success.Here are our top picks from[…]

Propel By Deloitte collaborate with Crowdfunder to support exporting businesses

Crowdfunder and Propel by Deloitte join forces to offer five businesses that are currently exporting, or looking to do so in the future, the chance to win a share of £5k. Running over five days in early November, the Propel By Deloitte £1k Giveaway asked UK based businesses that are currently exporting, or have the[…]