Crowdfunding is a fast growing method through which money can be raised to finance a project or, business start up. Online ‘platforms’ allow thousands of people to directly fund project and business causes, cutting out intermediary bodies and allowing the owner of the project/ business to appeal directly to potential funders.
This half day course will provide an introduction to Crowdfunding, explaining the process and models that are used.
The session will cover:
· Forms of contribution -how people can provide finance
· The Platforms – looking at some of the online sites that facilitate Crowdfunding
· The advantages of Crowdfunding
· Examples of pitches
· Tips for making a good pitch
· Sources of further help
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