The home of crowdfunding for early years settings

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Early Years Scotland are working with Crowdfunder to help playgroups, nurseries and childcare settings to raise the funds they need through crowdfunding.

Whether you need funds for equipment, venue hire fees or staffing, we are the crowdfunding platform for you.

Setting up a project is quick and easy and our platform will guide you through the process. Plus we're here every step of the way through your crowdfunding journey with our dedicated knowledge hub.

So what are you waiting for?

Start crowdfunding

Why crowdfund for your playgroup?

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Upgrade play equipment

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Purchase educational materials and supplies

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Cover facility expenses (e.g. hire fees, utilities)

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Develop programmes for younger years

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Get inspired by these successful crowdfunding projects

Success story

Barn Croft School

Barn Croft decided to stand together and launch a bid to use music as a way of raising the profile of the school. They were hugely successful at creating national awareness about education cuts and vital funds to ensure the school’s resilience.

They successfully raised £50,000 including £5,000 in +Extra funding from M&S Energy. 

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    How it works

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    Set up your page

    Create your page in minutes - tell your story, explain your plans and set your fundraising target.

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    Support & guidance

    We’re here with a dedicated Knowledge Hub to help you get the absolute best out of your Crowdfunder.

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    Spread the word

    Tell everyone you know about your project - friends, colleagues and others in your community can all help.

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    Get funded

    Your supporters can donate or pledge money in return for tempting rewards once your project succeeds.

    So what are you waiting for?