+Extra funding for great ideas in Plymouth

Helping to make great ideas happen through a combination of expert crowdfunding coaching, events and grants. Learn more about how crowdfunding works.

In its first five years, Plymouth City Council pledged £475,010 to 93 projects through Crowdfund Plymouth. For every £1 spent by the city, residents have donated more than double for an additional £1million in support for communities.

Crowdfund Plymouth is set up to support community groups, start-up businesses, charities and social enterprises across the city which are helping to mitigate the impact of development

Cities of service winner

Plymouth is one of the winners of the Engaged Cities Award!

Plymouth is recognised for having demonstrated leadership in citizen engagement, through the development  and implementation of bold new strategies to address
long-standing challenges such as blight, infrastructure, and civic capacity.

How to apply to these funds

To apply for these funds, sign in and start setting up your project or find out more about the funds below.

Watch how crowdfund Plymouth is changing the community

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About the funds

+Extra funding is available for projects within Plymouth. Take a look and see which of these funds best fits your project. Once you've started a project you can apply for multiple funds with one application.

Devon and Cornwall Police

Community Resilience Fund

Funding for projects that aim to increase community resilience within local communities and help to support vulnerable people.

Plymouth City Council


Helping creative digital ideas become a reality in Plymouth and the surrounding area.

Plymouth City Council

Plymouth City Council

Plymouth City Council is supporting projects that help improve the city and make it a great place to live, work and play.

Projects in Plymouth

Crowdfunding in 60 seconds

Got a minute to spare? Watch our 'how it works' animation. You'll get a brief overview of how crowdfunding works and what extra support, services and money that only Crowdfunder can give you.

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How +Extra funding works

start crowdfunding

Add your idea to Crowdfunder

Create your unique page. Tell you story and explain your idea. Then set a target and how long you need to reach it.

Get the word out

Get the word out

Spread the word to friends, professional contacts and others in your community. Tell everyone you know about your project.

Get funded

Get funded

People who like your idea donate or pledge money in return for a reward they’ll receive once your project succeeds.

Learn to crowdfund

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