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  • The Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding

The Ultimate Guide to Crowdfunding

Spacehive is a funding platform for projects that make local places better. By providing the tools you need to develop your ideas, get noticed by crowds of people, companies, councils [...]

  • Esmee Fairbairn Foundation fund

The Esmée Fairbairn Foundation launches £200,000 pot for crowdfunding community projects

Esmée Fairbairn Foundation has launched a new funding pot of £200,000 to support crowdfunding projects in Hull, Manchester and the London Borough of Lewisham. The fund went live on the 28th of [...]

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Which crowdfunding platform has the highest success rate?

By |January 19th, 2017|Crowdfunding Tips|

The results are in. The latest report from The Crowdfunding Centre looked at the data from leading crowdfunding platforms including average number of backers, average [...]

Crowdfund my Park 2017 – Encouraging people to love and improve their local parks!

By |January 16th, 2017|Funds and Grants on Spacehive, Green spaces, Our Events|

Join Growing a Greener Britain and Our Manchester for “Growing a Greener Manchester” on the 26th of January. Find out more and book your free [...]

£50,000 on offer from Veolia’s Recycling Fund for Communities

By |January 13th, 2017|Brands using Crowdfunding, Funds and Grants on Spacehive, Green spaces|

Got a green project? Get a boost from Veolia with up to £1000 for your project with the launch of their new Recycling Fund for [...]

Funding arts and cultural projects across the UK

By |January 11th, 2017|Arts and Culture News, Funds and Grants on Spacehive|

From art installations and festivals to cultural spaces and galleries - we're looking for great project ideas that bring the arts to life! With funds [...]

Crowdfunding with the Mayor of London – The Punch and Juicy Story

By |January 9th, 2017|Crowdfunding Inspiration, Crowdfunding Tips|

In 2016 Davina set out to create a healthy juice academy with a pop-up market stall that would encourage healthy eating and develop the entrepreneurial [...]

Funding for green space and environmental projects in the UK

By |January 6th, 2017|Funds and Grants on Spacehive, Green spaces|

Join Growing a Greener Britain and Our Manchester for "Growing a Greener Manchester" on the 26th of January. Find out more and book your free [...]

Five ways to make 2017 the best year ever with Spacehive

By |January 1st, 2017|Crowdfunding Tips|

2016 - you wiley mistress - how you toyed with us, from Brexit to Bowie (RIP) and everything in between, last year was a roller [...]

Getting down to business – Securing pledges from the business community

By |December 16th, 2016|Crowdfunding Tips|

If your project attracts people to the area and adds value to the neighbourhood, then it's worth approaching local businesses and asking them to add [...]

Video: How to run a successful crowdfunding campaign

By |December 15th, 2016|Crowdfunding Tips|

From putting on street festivals to pop up markets, the possibilities are endless. Crowdfunding has been used to raise the profile of projects, gather public [...]

A new way to get local projects funded

By |December 7th, 2016|Crowdfunding Tips|

We're a funding platform for projects that make local places better. We connect great project ideas to the people, councils, companies and grant-makers ready and [...]

Crowdfunding Hull – One pioneer shares why this is the city’s chance to shine

By |December 5th, 2016|Cities, Crowdfunding Tips|

As published in the Hull Daily Mail on Wednesday November 30 2016. Mark Parkes, group managing director of Bostonair, shares why he is pushing to improve the [...]

Crowdfunding Christmas with Spacehive

By |December 2nd, 2016|Crowdfunding Tips|

It's here. The most magical time of the year. And at Spacehive HQ we're here to help you crowdfund your Christmas dreams into reality. Every [...]

Pitch please – How to pitch to a fund on Spacehive

By |November 17th, 2016|Funds and Grants on Spacehive|

On Spacehive we have over one million pounds in funding from our partners across the country, including everyone from the Mayor of London to Manchester [...]

Crowdfunding York in Numbers

By |November 15th, 2016|Cities, Crowdfunding Tips|

Last March Make It York launched York’s crowdfunding platform at the city’s historic Bedern Hall. They partnered with us here at Spacehive to make it as [...]

The impact of Crowdfunding on health, well-being and civic pride

By |November 14th, 2016|Cities, Crowdfunding Tips|

This is an extract from “Understanding the social impacts of the Mayor’s Crowdfunding Programme”, research and analysis on the first two rounds of the Mayor [...]

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