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Torbay Council are supporting local projects that enrich the lives of residents in Torbay, reduce inequalities and social isolation and support our community economy and culture.

You need a crowdfunding project to apply for funding. Start or continue adding your project and, if eligible, you'll be prompted to apply.


You may be eligible for match funding from Torbay Council of up to 50% of your crowdfund target (up to a maximum of £5,000). Before completing your application please read the accompanying terms and conditions fully Read here.

Essential criteria

We will make pledges towards the development and delivery of projects within Torbay that will benefit local residents, of any age and from any community where they:

  • Improve the mental health and wellbeing of people of any age
  • Reduce social isolation of people of any age
  • Increase physical activity levels and/or promote a healthy diet.
  • Help people in their recovery from substance misuse problems
  • Improve the lives of children and young people.
  • Support the integrated health and social care model for Torbay.
  • Help to reduce inequalities between different communities.
  • Improve or enhance the local environment to make people feel safer.
  • Increase cultural opportunities.
  • Have a demonstrable benefit in addressing the Climate Change Emergency.
  • Links to services that Torbay Council delivers and the outcomes that the council is seeking to achieve.

We're supporting great ideas in Torbay

As part of Crowdfund Devon, Torbay Council are supporting not-for-profit organisations and groups within Torbay that are aimed at enriching the lives of the residents and communities in the area, reducing inequalities and social isolation and supporting our community's economy and culture.

So, if you’re striving for positive change that will benefit the communities and residents of Torbay, we want to hear from you. You could receive a pledge of up to 50% (max £5,000) towards your crowdfunding target!

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Ready to raise funds for your idea?

Our crowd has raised over £70 million for bright ideas and good causes.



Our three-week intensive bootcamp over on Facebook will help you turn your great idea into a successfully funded project, with the help of our crowdfunding experts.

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Interactive sessions

Interactive sessions

Our team regularly host live and interactive sessions to share all the tips and know-how you need to be successful on Crowdfunder.

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How crowdfunding works

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Add your idea to Crowdfunder

Create your unique page. Tell your 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 how to crowdfund with our guides

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