New milestone in political engagement from the Crowd

We are proud to have just passed 100,000 members who are supporting political projects on Crowdfunder.co.uk. Our community is making a stand to activate the political change that they want to see – that’s the empowering nature of crowdfunding.In this era of dynamic political debate, the number of people becoming politically engaged will continue to grow. Here are[…]

How to use crowdfunding for political projects

Crowdfunder is the leading platform for political fundraising working with candidates across a huge variety of political parties in every area of the UK.
We’ve already raised over £500,000 for hundreds of political crowdfunding projects.

Crowdfunding for politics – UK’s top 8 political crowdfunds

Crowdfunder became the home of political crowdfunding for the General Election 2015 with hundreds of candidates and political campaigners raising the funds they need in the run-up to May 7th.  We’ve pulled together the top-eight projects across the UK. The Green Party – innovating with crowdfunding Alongside setting up a bespoke campaign on Crowdfunder enabling all their[…]

How to Crowdfund a political website…

Tony Grew, Sunday Times Political journalist talks to Crowdfunder about why he’s launched a fundraising campaign to start his own hyper-local Parliament journalism platform. Take the stage Tony…In a way, crowdfunding is an old concept. The idea of a community coming together to fund a new amenity, or spending their money in local shops to sustain the jobs[…]

Crowdfunding Politics – a word from the front line…

James Smith – from the freshly created, Something New Party talks of why he has launched a Crowdfunder campaign and how we’ve made it easy to crowdfund and fundraise for the General Election 2015. James SmithAfter rather a long delay, I’ve finally got my crowdfunding campaign launched for the election. This is a big part of the[…]

Scottish National Party launches Crowdfunder campaign to stand candidates in the General Election 2015

 The Scottish National Party has launched a campaign on Crowdfunder for prospective MP’s to fund their candidate seats for the upcoming 2015 General Election. 16 SNP candidates have already launched their projects, reaching out to the community to gather support and raise the funds they need to stand as MP’s – including former First Minister of[…]

Green Party Leader, Natalie Bennett embraces crowdfunding

Natalie Bennett, the leader of the Green Party has launched a project on Crowdfunder, raising funds to stand as MP in Holborn and St Pancras. Following the recent Crowdfunder campaign, launched by the Green Party, encouraging MP candidates across the country to fund the fees they need to stand in their areas, Natalie Bennett has[…]

Crowdfunder attracts new ideas – perfect for innovative app Ask Amy

As a start-up group of volunteers, the team behind Ask Amy found it tricky to access more traditional sources of funding. So Crowdfunder was the perfect way to get the cash injection they needed for their innovative app. Ask Amy is an easy, approachable way for anyone – but particularly young people – to find out[…]