West Devon

West Devon Borough Council has launched Crowdfund West Devon to help create strong and empowered communities.

Projects must benefit people living in the South Hams District and could be eligible for up to 50% funding, up to the maximum value of £2,500.

Find out more about the fund and apply below.

About this fund

Active Crowdfund West Devon
Crowdfund West Devon
Get up to £2,500

Funding available for local groups, organisations and charities. Projects must benefit West Devon communities.

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

Eligibility criteria
  • At least 75% of the people benefiting from your project should live in the West Devon Borough
  • The project commits to an aspect of building local capacity.
  • The project helps to support the reduction of demand on Council services.
  • The project demonstrates added benefit for the West Devon area, for example using local businesses or developing the skills of local people.
  • The project ties in with one or more of West Devon Borough Council’s corporate strategy themes: Homes, Communities, Enterprise, Environment and Wellbeing.
  • Projects must be registered as an ‘all or nothing’ scheme to be eligible.
  • The money pledged will only be released if the full fundraising target has been reached.
  • West Devon Borough Council will only pledge on projects once 25% of the project target has been met.

Please see Crowdfund West Devon full terms & conditions.

How to apply for this fund

Start by setting up a crowdfunder project, if eligible you will be able to apply 

Projects in West Devon

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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How +Extra funding works

start crowdfunding

Start a project

 Start a new project on Crowdfunder, tell us the basics and a rough outline of your story. Then we can show you funds that you may be eligible for.

Get the word out

Apply for funding

You can then choose to make an application for a relevant fund. If a partner likes your project, they may agree to support it.

Get funded

Start crowdfunding

Start raising money from the crowd and once you reach an agreed percentage of your target, one of our partners could boost your total with a large donation.

Learn how to crowdfund with our guides

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