Exciting and inspiring projects.

How improving your local green space through crowdfunding can also help you feel good?

By |August 7th, 2017|Crowdfunding Inspiration, Green spaces|

It is estimated that up to 1 in 4 people in the UK suffer with mental ill health at some point in their lives, which [...]

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 [...]

Crowdfunding 101: Becoming an organisation

By |May 31st, 2017|Crowdfunding Inspiration, Crowdfunding Tips|

Anyone can run a project on Spacehive whether they are an individual, community group, charity or business. However there are a number of funds and [...]

What if you had real power to shape where you live in a practical way?

By |May 8th, 2017|Cities, Crowdfunding Inspiration|

As Future Cities Catapult launch the definitive guide to civic crowdfunding for local authorities, Dr Catherine Howe, Director at Capita, shares her thoughts on the opportunity [...]

Civic Crowdfunding – A Guidebook for Local Authorities

By |March 20th, 2017|Cities, Crowdfunding Inspiration, Press and Media|

Download your free copy of the definitive guide to civic crowdfunding for local authorities here. Cities are increasingly using crowdfunding to democratise the way places [...]

Create local places you love this Valentine’s Day

By |February 13th, 2017|Crowdfunding Inspiration|

Love is in the air (and in our social media feeds) this week but it can also be in our streets, our parks and our [...]

Bringing Communities Together – Funding Community Buildings

By |January 25th, 2017|Cities, Crowdfunding Inspiration|

From community centres and sports halls to theatres, galleries and cafes – we’re looking for the public structures that bring communities together! With funds on [...]

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 [...]

Meet the Londoners fueling citizen-led regeneration across the city

By |November 9th, 2016|Cities, Crowdfunding Inspiration, Crowdfunding Tips|

We’re excited to be showcasing the work we’ve done with the Mayor of London’s Civic Crowdfunding Programme at the Smart Cities Expo in Barcelona on [...]

Showing local love with Good Food Catford and the Time Out #LoveLondonAwards

By |October 21st, 2016|Crowdfunding Inspiration, Prizes and Awards|

One year ago Good Food Catford hit its target of £32,000 on Spacehive after successfully crowdfunding in the second round of the Mayor of London's Crowdfunding [...]

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