Bringing Scottish communities together

We're in Scotland helping to make great ideas happen through a combination of expert crowdfunding coaching, events and grants 

    

Cycling Without Age raised £43,492 from 378 supporters

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Book a call with on of our expert coaches and we'll pledge the first £250 on your project

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Start to add your project on Crowdfunder we could pledge £1,000 on your great idea

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Using crowdfunding to transform communities in Scotland

Crowdfund Scotland is for everyone in Scotland with an idea that can transform their community. 

Our expert coaches are on the ground, sharing their crowdfunding expertise and know-how in Forth Valley and Lomond, Fife, Scottish Borders, Rural Perth and Kinross, Tyne  Esk, West Lothian, Kelvin Valley and Falkirk, Greater Renfrewshire and Inverclyde and Lanarkshire.

We're hosting workshops and events to help you bring your idea to life.

And we've got extra funding worth up to £5,000 for your project from our funding partners.

Book a call with our crowdfunding coaches

And we'll pledge your first £250 

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Jenny

Jenny loves to help people make a difference in their local community and is our crowdfunding coach for Greater Renfrewshire and Inverclyde, Kelvin Valley & Falkirk. She's dedicated to helping projects of every shape and size.

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Mhairi

Mhairi has a background in helping businesses thrive, working with projects to help them reach their full potential. She has a passion for new ideas with the potential to bring about real positive change in Lanarkshire and West Lothian.

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Emmi

Emmi covers Scottish Borders and Tyne & Esk. She is passionate about empowering community groups and creating a meaningful change and is particularly interested in projects with a connection to heritage and the environment. 

Join us at one of our crowdfunding events

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Crowdfund Scotland: launch

November 29, 2018

Interested in finding out more about crowdfunding? We are running a workshop on Thursday 29 November with our partners to celebrate the launch of Crowdfund Scotland. 

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Crowdfund Scotland: Stirling

Crowdfund Scotland: Stirling

January 18, 2019 (11am - midday)

This will be an introductory session suitable for anyone who wants to find out more about crowdfunding and the potential uses for local projects in the Stirling area.

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Crowdfund Scotland: Growing your Communities

Growing your Communities

February 13, 2019 (9am - 4.30pm)

This will be an opportunity for third sector organisations across the Forth Valley to engage in thought provoking discussions and practical, informative workshops. 

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Crowdfund Scotland: Falkirk Funders Fayre

Falkirk Funders Fayre

March 5, 2019 (10am - 3pm)

The event is designed to give third sector, charity and voluntary organisations the chance to learn about the various grant funding schemes available.

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Crowdfunding resources

Learn how to crowdfund with our 3 guides

How Crowdfunder works

Step one: Tell your story
We'll help you get started

Speak to one of our coaches about how to crowdfund your idea and we'll pledge the first £250

Step two: Spread the word
Spread the word

Start crowdfunding. Once you're up and running, shout about it from the rooftops

Step three: Get funded!
Get funded!

Hit your target, change lives and make an impact in your community

Scottish crowdfunding projects

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The Ethical Dairy The Stewartry of Kirkcudbright

Unlike almost every other dairy farm in the world we keep our calves with their mum to suckle naturally. Help us start a dairy revolution.

Successfully overfunded


  • 592 supporters
  • £56.6k raised
  • 56 days
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Help fund Bellfield! City of Edinburgh

Help the first urban community buyout in Edinburgh, Scotland. We are looking for support to fund the building purchase and initial works.


  • 416 supporters
  • £19.3k raised
  • 35 days
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Maid to Sail Dunbartonshire

Our aim is to restore Maid of the Loch to sail on Loch Lomond again! Crowdfunding is done, but you can still help at www.maidoftheloch.org


  • 336 supporters
  • £19.3k raised
  • 42 days
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