Supporting great ideas in East Sussex

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

Learn more about how crowdfunding works

Using crowdfunding to support great ideas in East Sussex

If you’re a not-for-profit organisation benefiting the people of East Sussex you can get support from people who back your project. 

In addition, projects that will make a real difference in our communities by developing community facilities or community activities might be eligible for a match funding element from the Building Stronger Communities Fund. This could be up to £2,500.

Crowdfunding resources

Learn how to crowdfund with our 3 guides

How Crowdfunder works

Step one: Tell us your idea
Tell your idea to get started

Set up your project page. Tell your story, set a target and get ready to start crowdfunding

Step two: Spread the word
Start crowdfunding and spread the word

Go live! 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

Check out the projects

Baby2baby and beyond image

Baby2Baby and beyond East Sussex

A baby bank. Help us expand our project to support even more families experiencing financial hardship and associated adversity.

Successfully overfunded


  • 47 supporters
  • £2.7k raised
  • 42 days
Little gate farm horticulture project image

Little Gate Farm Horticulture Project East Sussex

Creating a horticulture enterprise managed by adults with learning disabilities, developing skills and providing opportunities for paid work

Successfully overfunded


  • 31 supporters
  • £2.2k raised
  • 37 days
The circus of sound cabaret image

The Circus of Sound Cabaret East Sussex

Help us to bring people together as performers and audiences in an inclusive, social and creative way - LIFE IS A CABARET!

Successfully overfunded


  • 34 supporters
  • £2.2k raised
  • 42 days
St leonards festival 2019 image

St Leonards Festival 2019 East Sussex

Help us to raise £3,000 to make this free festival happen in St Leonards - because why should the Old Town have all the fun?!


  • 32 supporters
  • £2k raised
  • 42 days

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