“2014 was the year crowdfunding went mainstream with thousands of grass roots British ideas becoming a reality thanks to the people of the UK “- Phil Geraghty, MD Crowdfunder In the last 12 months we’ve seen some amazing projects. To celebrate this fact we have pulled together our top 12 British Crowdfunding campaigns of 2014.FC United of Manchester –[…]
Many community-changing projects are launched with the backing of the Big Lottery, or one of the other fantastic funding bodies that enable such innovation across the UK, such as Creative England, or Nesta, but what happens when the grant ends? How do these projects find a sustainable financial future to continue their work in the communities across the country? How do these projects continue to raise their profile and engage with the people around them? How do they create their legacy?
Coming soon to Crowdfunder is the really exciting Made in Hackney local food kitchen. This is a brilliant projects that allows members of the community to have access to healthy, affordable food. The project will be going live on Monday 3 Feb and we think will be a huge success. Read this blog with Sarah, project manager, to find out a little more about the project and what they have to offer the people of Hackney.