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Up to £20,000 of £125,000 fund

We will provide up to £20,000 of extra funding (50% of your funding target for heritage projects on Crowdfunder).

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£125,000 for heritage projects 

Conserving, sharing and celebrating your heritage, memories and cultures across the UK.

Crowdfunder, supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, is working to help you get people involved with the heritage projects that mean a lot to you and those around you.

We’re talking about the historic sites, places, buildings, cultures and traditions that are beloved of the people in your community. 

Our aim is to support heritage projects across the UK that are looking to raise between £4,000 and £40,000.

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Successful projects

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Margate Caves Margate, United Kingdom

We're going to reopen Margate Caves. Before we open, we want to involve local people in a series of events and an archaeological dig.

Stretch target £15,000
  • 157 supporters
  • £10.1k raised
  • 10 days left
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The Lost Treasures of St Sidwell's Devon

To restore unique stained glass windows and two statues rescued from the rubble of St Sidwell's during the Exeter Blitz, 75 years ago.

Stretch target £7,000
  • 43 supporters
  • £5.2k raised
  • 9 days left
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Coll Hoard Conservation Argyll and Bute

To conserve 13 items of Bronze Age metalwork recently discovered on the RSPB Scotland reserve at Breachacha, Isle of Coll.

  • 32 supporters
  • £3.1k raised
  • 7 days left
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Montol 10th anniversary appeal Cornwall

Montol will be held for the 10th time in 2016. We need your support to ensure the festival survives.

Successfully overfunded

  • 128 supporters
  • £4.5k raised
  • 49 days

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Heritage Lottery Fund

Since 1994, Heritage Lottery Fund has invested over £7billion raised by National Lottery players in all sorts of UK heritage projects. We rescue historic buildings from decay, breathe new life into neglected parks and landscapes, and encourage communities to record and celebrate their stories.