Making great things happen in Angus

Angus Council and Crowdfunder — the innovative new partnership to help make community, business, sports and social enterprise ideas happen.

Show your idea has the support of the community through crowdfunding and your project could get extra funding on top of what your raise from the Crowd.

To apply, choose the fund you want to unlock below. You'll access the application once you've started crowdfunding.

Start your journey today and play your part in something very exciting in Angus.

This innovative way of distributing funds by using crowdfunding is an exciting method to engage with and fund local projects via Council-led grants. What are you waiting for? Start crowdfunding and apply for extra funding today!

Shelley Hague, Business Manager (Funding, Policy & Projects), Angus Council

If you would like to start crowdfunding, you can take the first step by hitting the button below.

If you have already started a project, find out how to apply for this fund below.


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Extra funding available in Angus

£58,000 – Angus Council Community Grant Scheme

Angus Council is providing match funding to not-for-profit organisations, constituted groups and charities whose projects benefit the people of Angus.

More about the fund or start crowdfunding

£1.5m – Angus LEADER Programme

Through LEADER, a European funding programme, approximately £1.5 million is available to  rural businesses, individuals and organisations in Angus that are improving community capacity, connectivity, and developing local facilities to build a strong local economy.

More about the fund or start crowdfunding

£117,600 – European Maritime and Fisheries Fund

Through the North East Scotland Fisheries Local Action Group (NESFLAG) £117,600 is available to support fisheries projects located within Montrose or Arbroath focused on development or diversification.

More about the fund or start crowdfunding

Latest projects in Angus

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To support the Maggie's Centre in Dundee to allow for this much needed service to those with cancer and to their extended families.

  • 29 supporters
  • £500 raised
  • 35 days
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Arbroath Ski Club Ski Academy Angus

Our aim is to train more instructors to allow us to deliver more activities in the local community. Bringing top class skiing to Angus.

  • 48 supporters
  • £3.2k raised
  • 21 days
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Happy Days Childrens Garden Fund Angus

We are creating an outdoor space for the children of Happy Days Play Centre to allow them to play, explore and enjoy the outdoors.

  • 1 supporter
  • £10 raised
  • 56 days
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Spend a Penny With the IMPS Angus

To raise money to open the Meikle Mill toilets at the Inch, for running costs to open the paddling pool next summer and for new equipment.

Successfully funded

  • 72 supporters
  • £3k raised
  • 56 days
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Saving Lives in Glen Ogilvie Angus

Our campaign aims to raise funds to help us place defibrillators in the community that will be available day and night.

  • 20 supporters
  • £2.7k raised
  • 28 days
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Forfar Christmas Lights Angus

We are raising funds to install, maintain, insure and then remove the Forfar Christmas Street Lights 2017

  • 55 supporters
  • £740 raised
  • 35 days
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Care About Angus Angus

To improve care for the residents of Angus who can no longer manage day to day tasks themselves due to physical or mental disability.

  • 2 supporters
  • £25 raised
  • 42 days

Tools to help you get started

Success story

Bon Scott Statue

We had a fantastic experience, the support was a huge boost to our campaign.

How Bon Scott Statue Kirriemuir got extra funding

  £48,369 Pledged by the crowd
£2,310 Added by Angus Council
£50,679 Raised