+Extra funding for great ideas in Winchester

Helping to make great ideas happen through a combination of expert crowdfunding coaching, events and grants. Learn more about how crowdfunding works.

Crowdfund Winchester supports businesses and not-for-profit organisations across the district, that demonstrate how their services and projects help deliver cohesive, sustainable, resilient communities.

So, if your project or service benefits Winchester communities, residents or employees - you could receive a pledge of up to 50% (max £2,000) towards your crowdfunding target!

There are three funds available – ‘The Community Positive Change Fund’ for community projects and businesses, ‘The Town Fund’ for projects within the five unparished wards and ‘The Greener Future Fund’ for projects aimed at reducing the carbon footprint across the district.

Find out more about the funds
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How to apply to this fund

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Crowdfund Winchester is a unique opportunity for local not-for-profits and businesses to benefit from funding to support the council's priorities. We are looking forward to connecting with our communities and highlighting all the dynamic services and activities they provide.

Cllr Malcolm Prince, Cabinet Member for Sport, Leisure and Communities

About the funds

Get extra funding towards your crowdfunding project


Communities Positive Change Fund

Up to £2,000

Winchester are looking for organisations to support their communities and in particular implement change especially in respect of tackling the climate emergency and creating a greener district.


Town Community Fund

Up to £2,000

The Town Forum wishes to support projects run by not-for-profit organisations that activates, develops and increases provisions for the communities needs of Winchester.


Greener Future Fund

Up to £2,000

Creating a greener district that supports not-for-profit organisations in the district helping to create cohesive, sustainable, healthy andresilient communities.

Fund coming soon

Projects in Winchester

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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