The Wave: Bristol raised over £200,000 with Crowdfunder in a phenomenally successful crowdfunding campaign. If we can put the campaign’s triumphs down to one thing it would be the project’s extensive network – a brilliantly coordinated team of surfers, sustainability experts, charities and marketing professionals.
2014 was a brilliant year for crowdfunders across the UK and our Crowdfunder Academy team have revisited some of their favourite videos to provide inspiration and ideas for new projects launching their Crowdfunder campaigns this year: Head Crowdfunder Academy Coach, Si, is a fan of the hugely popular Foo Fighters campaign, surfer, Andrew Cotton’s Behind the Lines film and Aspinalls project vid[…]
AH2O was a project that touched hundreds of hearts, inspired millions to go and follow their dreams and raised £8,087 for an amazing cause. AH2O is an organisation that was set up by the late Anton Hawkins who saw what a difference clean water meant to the people in Chinandega in Northern Nicaragua after spending time there.
Ben Skinner, one member of the British Longboard Team, managed to successfully raise £5,626 to get the British Longboard team to the World Longboard Championships in Peru, to represent our country in the summer of 2013.
The Art of Surfing was a collaboration between some of the best emerging artists coming out of Cornwall. The idea was to make a film showing the skill of creating hand crafted surfboards from Grey Black White studio in Newquay.
Has everyone seen our project of the week? We love The Art of Surfing: http://crowdfunder.co.uk/artofsurfing/