Crowdfund Portsmouth

Match funding is available for projects making a difference in 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.

There are currently three
funds available:

The Small Business fund supports new business start-ups and existing small and medium-sized enterprises looking to grow.

The CIL Transformation fund supports community projects that are helping to address demands that development places on Portsmouth City.

Crowdfund Solent supports small and micro businesses, social enterprises and charities as well as the self-employed in the Solent area.

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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. Once you've started a project you can apply for multiple funds from your project dashboard.

Crowdfund Solent

£5,000 extra

Supporting small and micro businesses, social enterprises and charities as well as the self-employed in the Solent area.

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

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Online courses

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

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Accelerator

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

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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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