Crowdfunding Charities: 9 of the best UK charity crowdfunds

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[…]

Lemn Sissay MBE provided Christmas cheer to 40 young care leavers

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 shows us all how to smash a crowdfunding target

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.