About Aaron O'Dowling-Keane

From teaching in the Tanzanian mountains to the digital universe of Spacehive, Aaron has stopped off in a few places along the way. After receiving an MA in Publishing from Oxford Brookes University, she worked for big internationals including Oxford University Press and the International Labour Organization, small but interesting types including Pambazuka Press and Internet Retailing Magazine before heading up the award-winning eSeller.net.Looking for her next big adventure she joined Spacehive as their Content Marketing Manager. Here she works the words whether describing the awesome potential of a civic crowdfunded future or outlining the many dazzling features of our grant-making software. She gets to meet the project creators and share their stories as well as working with our partners to ensure they have the material they need to make impact.Outside of work she mentors with The Girls’ Network, solves mysteries and once made jam from the blackberries in her garden of which she is inordinately proud.

Green projects across London get £1000 boost from Veolia

By |September 15th, 2017|Brands using Crowdfunding, Green spaces|

Got a green project? Then you could get a £1,000 boost from Veolia to help bring your project to life. Veolia's Community Recycling Fund is looking [...]

Introducing The Essex Crowd – a new £500,000 fund for communities across Essex

By |September 14th, 2017|Funds and Grants on Spacehive|

Join us for the launch of The Essex Crowd on the 25th of September. Register free here. The Essex Crowd is a new community crowdfunding initiative which gives [...]

Introducing CrowdFund Leicester – a new £100,000 fund AND Land Offer

By |September 11th, 2017|Cities, Funds and Grants on Spacehive|

Join us for our CrowdFund Leicester crowdfunding workshop at City Hall on the 13th of October. Learn more and register here. Leicester's set to make its [...]

Crowdfunding and other LifeSkills with Barclays

By |September 5th, 2017|Brands using Crowdfunding, Funds and Grants on Spacehive|

LifeSkills with Barclays offers £500 to young people looking to learn and develop skills through the process of running a crowdfunding campaign. In the last [...]

Exclusive Spacehive discount for this year’s Locality Convention

By |August 16th, 2017|Crowdfunding Tips, Our Events|

Locality Convention '17, 14 & 15 November, Midland Hotel, Manchester "A great convention of energy, ideas and action. #locality17 makes things happen in your community." [...]

Transform Your Space – A £250,000 Fund for Projects in Ealing

By |August 3rd, 2017|Funds and Grants on Spacehive|

Ealing Council launched Transform Your Space to help fund inspirational projects that improve outdoor spaces within the borough of Ealing. The Transform Your Space Fund [...]

How to overcome a lull in your crowdfunding campaign

By |July 28th, 2017|Crowdfunding Tips|

Every crowdfunding campaign has its highs and its lows. If you've hit a lull, here are three sure-fire ways to get you back up and [...]

Sadiq Khan joins crowd of thousands with £400,000 in backing for Londoners’ local project ideas

By |July 26th, 2017|Crowdfunding Inspiration, Highlighted|

Light installations in Southall, digital art for Hackney youngsters and creating Camden’s answer to the New York Highline public park are among 25 community-led projects [...]

Turning your ideas into reality through the Barnet Together crowdfunding initiative

By |July 11th, 2017|Funds and Grants on Spacehive, Our Events|

Do you have a great idea and need help getting it off the ground? Through a community crowdfunding initiative, as part of the Barnet Together [...]

Crowdfunding 101: Attracting Community Support

By |June 29th, 2017|Crowdfunding Tips|

Projects that are funded with public money, need to show that they will benefit the whole of their local community, not just a part of [...]

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