Crowdfund Portsmouth

Match funding is available for projectsmaking a differencein Portsmouth City

Portsmouth City Council and Shaping Portsmouth have teamed up with Crowdfunder to help make great ideas happen through a combination of match funding, expert crowdfunding coaching and events.

What is match funding?

When you hit a certain target in raising money for your idea, one of our amazing partners could match the amount raised with their own donation - effectively DOUBLING the money raised!

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About the funds

Match funding is available for projects within Portsmouth. Take a look and see which of these funds best fits your project. It is possible to make separate applications to more than one fund but, each application must be for a different project.

Portsmouth CIL Transformation fund

£5,000 extra

Supporting community projects that are helping to address demands that development places on Portsmouth City.

Portsmouth Small Business Fund

£5,000 extra

Supporting new business start-ups and existing small and medium-sized enterprises looking to grow.

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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We're with you every step of the way


Online courses

Learn at your own pace on our crowdfunding course, designed for sports ideas and ventures starting out looking to raise funds.



Join our exclusive and interactive online experience that will help you to turn your great idea into a successfully funded project.


The Help Centre

If you're not sure where to start, our Help Centre will give you all of the information you need to see success with your crowdfunding project.

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