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Tag : Crowdfunding

Campaign to Free Aboriginal Women Raises Almost $300K

Luke Michael, Monday, 14th January 2019 -  A crowdfunding campaign to free Aboriginal women who have been jailed for unpaid fines has raised almost $300,000 and put pressure on the state government to change the law that advocates

Crowdfunding – a Solution or a Problem?

Contributor, Thursday, 20th December 2018 -  Crowdfunding can be a great way for charities to raise funds for a worthy cause but a badly communicated and delivered campaign can be problematic, writes HLB Mann Judd. Competition

Live Crowdfunding Raises Half a Million to Increase Social Impact

Maggie Coggan, Tuesday, 13th November 2018 -  Australia’s first blended live crowdfunding event has raised close to half a million dollars for three grassroots social enterprises, and has been touted as an innovative way

Crowdfunding Platform Open For UK Charities

Wendy Williams, Tuesday, 8th May 2018 -  Crowdfunding platform GoFundMe has opened up its platform to enable people in the UK to raise money for charities as well as crowdfund for individuals. The platform announced that

The ACNC Crowdfunding Guidance Misses The Biggest Opportunity in Crowdfunding: Trust

Prashan Paramanathan, Friday, 21st July 2017 -  It’s promising to see the ACNC taking steps to inform charities about the opportunities of crowdfunding, but the guidance forgets about trust, writes Prashan Paramanathan the

Charities Told to Do Their ‘Homework’ on Crowdfunding – ACNC Guide

Lina Caneva, Wednesday, 5th July 2017 -    The Australian charity regulator has warned the social sector to “do its homework” before embarking on a crowdfunding campaign, in a new online guide. The Australian

Farming Co-op Planting New Ideas for Sector

Wendy Williams, Wednesday, 26th April 2017 -  The future of organic farming could be cooperative with a new organisation ORICo-op entering the space to shake things up, writes Wendy Williams in this week’s Spotlight on Social

Social Enterprises to Pitch at Live Crowdfunding Event

Ellie Cooper, Tuesday, 14th March 2017 -  Victorian grassroots social enterprises have the chance to pitch for more than $15,000 funding each at a live crowdfunding event. The event will be hosted by The Funding Network (TFN)

Opinion

Are Australians Giving Up on Giving?

Peretz Schapiro, Thursday, 12th January 2017 -  Australians are increasingly sceptical of traditional fundraising activities, so charities need to explore new strategies, writes Peretz Schapiro, managing director of Charidy.

Charity Establishes Crowdfunding Platform for Schools

Lina Caneva, Tuesday, 19th July 2016 -  National education charity Schools Plus has launched a custom-designed crowdfunding platform to help disadvantaged schools raise money not only from their local communities…

Australia’s Largest Solar Crowdfunding Campaign a Success

Ellie Cooper, Wednesday, 13th July 2016 -  For-purpose business, The People’s Solar has helped iconic Melbourne Not for Profit, the Abbotsford Convent raise $120,000 for its renewable energy project in the biggest crowdfunding

Hot Topic

Three Keys to Crowdfunding Success

Naomi Barson, Tuesday, 5th July 2016 -  Hot Topic: Melbourne social enterprise STREAT has raised more than $95,000 in the first three weeks of its latest crowdfunding campaign. Naomi Barson, campaign manager at STREAT,
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