Want To Have Your Say In Today’s Story?

A community share offering can unite and raise investment from the very people which an enterprise intends to benefit.With news publications reaching a staggering 47.5 million adults across the UK, via newspapers and online, it’s clear that we want to get the scoop on today’s story – and that’s before even considering the reach of[…]

New Feature: Crowdfunder Payments System

We’re delighted to announce that today we’re rolling out our new Crowdfunder Payments System for a select group of project owners, ahead of a full rollout later this year. We catch up with Owen Wallis, Head of Product here at Crowdfunder.co.uk, to talk us through the new feature. Why are we doing this?Our current integration[…]

Crowdfunder and Cycling Without Age Announce Partnership to Support More Communities

Crowdfunder and Cycling Without Age announce an innovative partnership to help support, fund and launch more Cycling Without Age initiatives across the UK.Cycling Without Age, a charity that has been designed to take elderly people on cycle rides to reduce isolation in the community, are calling out for those interested in launching their own Cycling[…]

Ever Thought About Owning Your Local Pub?

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[…]

Design Council working with Crowdfunder to Spark great ideas

Turning bright ideas into products and making ideas happen – is this a match made in heaven?Crowdfunder are proud to announce that they are now one of the partners of Design Council Spark as they open up applications to the Design Council Spark 2018 programme at this evening’s event in London.The programme offers a 16-week support[…]

M&S ENERGY FUND – Vote Now For Community Energy Projects

As this year’s competition begins to really get going, we take a look at what types of project you can expect to find in the voting stage for the M&S Energy Fund. Looking to inspire a new generation of community energy projects, the M&S Community Energy Fund has got off to a flying start in[…]

VOOM 2017 August Winner: Storage Shepherd

We kicked off our monthly VOOM £1,000 giveaway in July to support great ideas that are shared on our Crowdfunder Facebook page. As we wave goodbye to August and the last of the summer sun, we’re pleased to announce that Storage Shepherd are our second winner’s to receive the £1,000 fund.VOOM will continue to giveaway £1,000[…]

VOTING OPENS FOR M&S ENERGY – £300,000 Fund for Community Energy Projects

M&S Energy Voting Now OpenM&S Energy is today opening the voting stage for the M&S Energy Community Energy Fund, with up to £300,000 available to support community energy projects and technologies across the UK.Any not for profit organisation that wants to use renewable energy to provide community benefit has been able to apply over the[…]

Money Available for Projects Elevating Education, Training and Employment

It’s no secret that Crowdfunder has money to give away, but do you know if your project is eligible to receive this extra funding?The Santander Changemaker is a fund that looks to help social enterprises, small charities and community groups to deliver projects in the UK that create innovative solutions to improve communities. Phew! It’s[…]

Going Surfing With The Wave Project

The Wave Project, a local charity that provides surfing and mentoring to vulnerable and disadvantaged children and young people, successfully crowdfunded their second project, Gone Surfing, with Crowdfunder.co.uk back in December. We caught up with them this morning at the opening of their Newquay Surf Unit to see how life after their campaign has been[…]

Cycling without Age

Reconnecting Generations One Pedal at a Time

Cycling Without Age achieves crowdfunding target as high street bank, Santander, pledges an extra £20,000 on top.A Falkirk project which has been designed to take elderly people on cycle rides to reduce isolation in the community, has achieved its crowdfunding target of £20,000, with Santander matching the fund by contributing an extra £20,000 on top.Subject of[…]

Crowdfunder's Fund Matchmaker

Introducing Crowdfunder’s Funds Matchmaker – Let us help you get extra money for your ideas

Crowdfunder has money to give away – there we said it. We have pots of fund money from partners to give to projects to supercharge their success. We currently have over £4 million waiting to go to great ideas.Crowdfunder works with partners such as Santander, Virgin, M&S and many councils across the UK to distribute[…]

The OX at Watergate Bay on it way to Crowdfunder celebration at Crowdfunder Newquay

Cornwall celebrates success at Crowdfunder’s Summer Experience

Today, Cornwall-based business Crowdfunder is hosting its Summer Experience event as it celebrates raising more than £40 million for projects around the UK, welcoming attendees from companies including Virgin, Santander, JC Decaux, Tesco and M&S, all flying in from London.Cornwall has had twice as many successful crowdfunding businesses than the UK average (40% vs 23%)[…]