You may remember that we made the cut in 2014, and now one of our biggest and most influential Crowdfunders, Lemn Sissay, has been awarded New Radical status.
Among the noise that can be Christmas, there comes a man & a poet Lemn Sissay, who quietens the noise and reminds them there is more to this annual holiday.
9 of the UK’s best charity crowdfunding projects – picked from our Crowdfunder Academy coaches for charity innovation in fundraising, great rewards and fantastic crowdfunding campaigns. Kids Company, a charity that supports vulnerable children with hot meals, clothing and general support, raised more than £100,000 on Crowdfunder and leads the UK in innovation in fundraising by[…]
Christmas – a time for turkey, stockings, mulled wine, plenty of wrapped gifts and parties galore but how many of us stop to give to someone else in the winter months? What better way to be motivated to give a little back for years to come than by poet and broadcaster Lemn Sissay MBE who raised over £9,000 to hold possibly The best Christmas Dinner for 40 young care leavers?
Lemn Sissay MBE is a poet and broadcaster who showed us, that at Christmas, there is no better time to give. Lemn smashed his crowdfunding target and put on a Christmas dinner for 40 young carers in Manchester that they will never forget.
Take a look at what, together, we’ve achieved over the last year! Merry Christmas!