Spacehive wins Big Venture Challenge!

We are unbelievably excited to be chosen as a winner of the Big Venture Challenge – a competition to find England’s top social enterprises!

A massive thank you to the Big Lottery Fund and UnLtd Ventures, who run the award scheme and who have put together a really impressive package of financial and non-financial support. It means Spacehive will be able to help more people, faster to transform where they live.

Our full website will be up and running soon and we’ve got some really exciting projects to kick off with. If you’re interested in what we’re doing and would like to be involved please get in touch – we’d love to hear from you.

And to check out the Big Venture Challenge and the other inspiring entreprises that won, follow the link here.

Best wishes,

The Spacehive team.

By |2016-03-23T16:30:14+00:00September 20th, 2011|Prizes and Awards|

About the Author:

Chris is the Founder and CEO of Spacehive, the world’s first crowdfunding platform for civic projects. He is a former Sunday Times staff journalist who covered architecture and planning, as well as leading the paper’s London coverage. He launched Spacehive in 2012 as a social business to stimulate new sources funding and creativity for the civic environment. Since then the platform has helped to deliver a diverse mix of projects across the UK - from a new community centre in Wales to a giant waterslide in the middle of a Bristol high street. He has won awards for Spacehive from the Big Venture Challenge, Nesta, UnLtd, Deloitte and Downing Street.