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[…]
A community share offering can both unite and raise investment from the very people which an enterprise intends to benefit.You’ve done your research about community shares and what acquiring a locally-owned asset could mean for your community, but how do you go about beginning this process? We’ve put together an Essential Checklist that will help you[…]
A community share offering can both unite and raise investment from the very people which an enterprise intends to benefit.Crowdfunder.co.uk helps to facilitate community owned assets, with an active network of thousands of people investing in and supporting community enterprises. From shops and piers through to football clubs and farms – the list of sectors[…]
For many community owned businesses, a community share offering is a great way to raise investment from the very people which the enterprise intends to benefit.In the current economic climate, with new figures showing as many as 29 pubs being closed down each week, it’s no surprise that communities are fighting back and rallying together[…]
Community Channel announced today that it had received a pledge from Sky to invest £150,000 to match fund other donations supporting its campaign to stay on air after the end of June.
GlenWyvis Distillery have now raised £1 million of investment, making them the first project on Crowdfunder to reach the milestone.
GlenWyvis launches its Community Share Offer to raise over £1.5m of investment that will help to put whisky distilling back at the heart of Dingwall.
Both Dave Boyle (The Community Shares Co) and Nicole Hamilton (The Plunkett Foundation) joined forces with Crowdfunder this week for a webinar, giving you all the info you need on community shares offers for pubs.
The Duke of Marlborough is a 500 year-old inn located in Somersham, Suffolk. Its owners wanted to retire and sell up, but the prospect of redevelopment threatened this vital community asset with permanent closure.
FC United of Manchester raised £2m from Community Shares & £51k from crowdfunding. They’re an inspiring story for anyone interested in community enterprise.
With a record 29 pubs closing each week, communities are fighting back to keep their pubs open using the power of the crowd – including a group of volunteers in Somersham in the heart of rural Suffolk.The community behind the latest pub in the UK to crowdfund a community share issue has raised over £175,000[…]
Find out all you need to know about how to run a community share issue for your community project and how to engage your community with crowdfunding.
Now offering Community Shares, Crowdfunder’s first share issue, Positive News, has raised £263,000 from their readers, supporters and journalists.The vast public support for this project reflects the growing trend for social investment across the UK – where communities are coming together to save their local pubs, develop community energy projects and take control of community[…]