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Music room

St John’s CofE Primary School crowdfunded £6,820 for an outdoor music room

Clevertouch for Camelsdale

Camelsdale Primary School smashed their target of £3,000, raising a whopping £7,720 to replace their whiteboards

What is crowdfunding?

Get your project funded by running a targeted online crowdfunding campaign

Build a support base

Building a support base – core team, influencers and donors – will ensure the success of your campaign

Theatre project

Plymouth School of Creative Arts used crowdfunding to raise £6,035 to buy theatre and stage equipment

3D-printing resources

The Forest School beat their crowdfunding target and raised £2,800 for 3D-printing resources

What makes a good project?

Director of the UK Crowdfunding Association, Jonathan May answers some frequently-asked crowdfunding questions

Crowdfunding dos & don'ts

These essential tips will help you create a successful campaign

The Crowdfunding Handbook

From preparing your project to thanking donors, this guide gives an overview of what you need to consider

Promoting your campaign

The key to crowdfunding success is getting lots of people to pledge – identify supporters and plan your strategy

How to use social media

Use social media to boost the success of your campaign

Makey Makey

Oakham CofE Primary School crowdfunded £1,254 for Makey Makey computing kits for the whole class

Campaign schedule

Allow time to plan and prepare, recruit support, launch and engage donors and finish your campaign successfully

The Rewards Guide

Offer rewards to your crowdfunding supporters as an incentive to encourage them to dig a little deeper

How to write a crowdfunding campaign press release

Publish a press release to boost support for your campaign