Top 9 UK Crowdfunding Videos 2014

2014 was a brilliant year for crowdfunders across the UK and our Crowdfunder Academy team have revisited some of their favourite videos to provide inspiration and ideas for new projects launching their Crowdfunder campaigns this year:   Head Crowdfunder Academy Coach, Si, is a fan of the hugely popular Foo Fighters campaign, surfer, Andrew Cotton’s Behind the Lines film and Aspinalls project vid[…]

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[…]

“I feel there is more community in a square mile in Bristol than all the places I have lived put together”

Roll for the Soul is a community bike café and was opened during the summer months of 2013. Community café means that not only do they sell a selection of drinks, yummy treats and breakfast and lunchtime meals, but also provide a bike workshop space.

Cycle wall of death. Dare you ride it?

This weekends success was The Bomberdrome Live Show! The Bomberdrome is the cycle wall of death, sound scary? Well the guys behind this great idea have just managed to raise £580 to take the bomberdrome to the Bristol Cycling Festival.

Freedom to Ride encourage everyone to get off their bums and on their bikes!

Crowdfunder HQ are smiles all round today and want to say a massive well done to the Bristol Cycling Campaign, who have managed to smash their target by raising 15% over their original £800. Their story is they want to change the way people travel in Bristol and have produced a manifesto for cycling freeways[…]

We’re celebrating Bike Week, are you?

Crowdfunder HQ are joining in with the National Bike Week celebrations and are on the look-out for great cycling related projects. Here at Crowdfunder we love projects that make a difference to our planet and have funded some great ones. We also love a good bike ride and love celebrating our great cycling successes. The[…]

Weekend success: Grounded reach 101%

We love funding innovative projects and our latest to raise the funds was certainly this. Grounded was an urban environmental art project created by James Beckett. James was looking for £200 to run a series of art workshops. When the project came in Crowdfunder HQ thought how original – James’ supporters obviously thought so too.[…]

Project update: Roll for the Soul due to open in July

Interview with Rob Wall – Roll for the Soul  Rob Wall managed to raise £12,917 through Crowdfunder last October. At the time this was Crowdfunder’s biggest success story and we are so pleased that a year on, the team behind Roll for the Soul are almost ready to open their doors.  Roll for the Soul[…]

RiverMouth raise £375 to fund their new video

The Crowdfunder team are so happy to announce that the talented bunch, that are, RiverMouth have raised enough funds to film their new video: Man Flu. This is great news for the Bristol-based musicians and the music scene. The band described their video as ‘a roller coaster ride of mayhem when RiverMouth gets struck down[…]