1) Everyone loves great food right? – engage your regulars and make them feel a part of your business – they want to support you and help you turn your great idea into reality.
2) Grow your business – your followers will pledge and they also share their support via social media with like-minded friends.
3) Gain extra funding – through our partnerships with Virgin StartUp you could be eligible for a loan of up to £25,000. By crowdfunding you validate your idea, you prove there’s an audience that is hungry for your business.
1) Tell your story – How much do you need to raise and what for? (maybe its a new bit of kit, another stall, a new product…). Something your supporters can get behind.
2.Offer great rewards in return for pledges – Offer vouchers that can be redeemed against your food offerings, hold a special event or party, write the names of your supporters on your van/wall.
3.Reach out to your network via email, social media and at events.
Ask your supporters to share and grow your crowd.