Last chance to apply for £20k from Mayor of London’s Crowdfunding Programme

The Mayor wants to back your ideas for London. Community groups, crowdfunding the best innovative projects that bring local places to life, could receive a pledge of up to £20k towards their campaign this summer.

All you have to do is:

1)      Upload your project to Spacehive and submit for verification with Locality by the 2nd of May
2)      Send over your supporting documents to the Greater London Authority by the 2nd of May
3)      Get crowdfunding!

We’re looking for ideas that benefit the whole neighbourhood and have plenty of local support, so add your project today!

Important dates:

Today – upload your project idea

2 May – last chance to submit your project for verification
16 May – must have started crowdfunding
6 June – the Mayor will judge the best projects to pledge to
29 June – the successful projects will receive their pledges

We know Londoners are full of amazing ideas. By working together, we hope we can make a big difference to neighbourhoods across the capital.

Find out more about the Mayor’s Crowdfunding Programme here and share with people you think should get involved.

Follow the programme on Twitter with #CrowdfundLDN.

By |2017-01-11T17:12:19+00:00April 13th, 2016|Funds and Grants on Spacehive|

About the Author:

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.