Breast cancer charity CoppaFeel! has today announced their first Crowdfunder campaign to raise money for their Boobettes – the power rangers of the boob world!Boobettes are volunteers who reach out to community groups, schools and businesses across the UK to help raise awareness of breast cancer. With nearly 12,000 people dying from breast cancer every[…]
“Crowdfunder is working with universities across the UK to bring crowdfunding to students, alumni, research departments and faculties. Working with Plymouth University, we’ve developed new finance, fundraising and enterprise skills and are now opening up new educational and business opportunities in educational institutions and learning communities across Britain.”Phil Geraghty, MD, CrowdfunderHow universities are using crowdfunding[…]
Crowdfunder and Crowdcube have brought together two types of crowdfunding to help entrepreneurs turn brilliant ideas into reality. By taking startup businesses through a two-stage fundraising campaign, these sister crowdfunding platforms have enabled individuals to establish a steady client base through rewards-crowdfunding before using equity crowdfunding to take the business to the next level. Welcome to[…]
Emily Smith catches up with Calvin De-Freitas, Social Media Manager at Auto Trader, to discuss their new initiative that helps young entrepreneurs double funds to buy vehicles for their businesses. The first to pilot this new scheme is Blanka Hays of Blank Flowers.
Match funding is not only great for project owners but it can also be hugely worthwhile for organisations, companies and individuals who want to support great ideas.