What makes a good project?

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

3D-printing resources

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

Build a support base

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

How to create a big-impact video

Boost the success of your campaign with an engaging video

Theatre project

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

Crowdfunding dos & don'ts

These essential tips will help you create a successful campaign

How to create the perfect project page

How to craft a compelling and effective campaign page

What is crowdfunding?

Get your project funded by running a targeted online crowdfunding campaign

How to use social media

Use social media to boost the success of your campaign

Music technology

Little Chalfont Primary School were able to offer pupils a new way to learn thanks to their campaign

How to write a crowdfunding campaign press release

Publish a press release to boost support for your campaign

Promoting your campaign

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


This school made their MUGA dreams a reality thanks to crowdfunding

The Crowdfunding Handbook

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

The Rewards Guide

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