Crowdfunding Course

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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