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The Rewards Guide

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

Makey Makey

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

Outdoor learning project

St John's Primary School in Hampshire crowdfunded for an outdoor tree hut and raised £3,045

Music room

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

Promoting your campaign

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

3D-printing resources

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

How to create a big-impact video

Boost the success of your campaign with an engaging video

Clevertouch for Camelsdale

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

Theatre project

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

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

How to use social media

Use social media to boost the success of your campaign

How to write a crowdfunding campaign press release

Publish a press release to boost support for your campaign

Crowdfunding dos & don'ts

These essential tips will help you create a successful campaign

What makes a good project?

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