Crowdfunding 101: How to Set a Basic Online Fundraising Project Up for Success

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If you’re reading this, you’re probably no stranger to the world of online fundraising. Crowdfunding is a powerful way to connect your cause with the people who care about it, and FundRazr’s mission is to help you do so on your own terms, under your organization’s own branding. Today, we’re going back to basics: showing you how to set up …

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5 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Incentives for Crowdfunding

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Incentive-based crowdfunding has become a crucial way for writers, artists, filmmakers and entrepreneurs to raise money for their creative projects and ideas. The main point of it is to provide contributors with a thank you gift or an “incentive” for a specific amount of donations. It’s been a great opportunity for entrepreneurs to pre-sell their products and test out the …

Music Crowdfunding – Fans, Perks & Creativity

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Ananda and Jaya Lakshmi are creators of Kirtronica music. Kirtronica is a combination of electronica, dance and mantra, live instrumentation and vocals that are divinely inspired. After the success of the duo’s first record they plan to release a second one called ‘Kundalini Kirtronica’. It will feature original electronica dance music intended for free dancing, ecstatic dance, sacred gatherings. They …

Aerobatic Champion Takes On The World

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Rob Holland’s 1st place finish at the National Championship has earned him a spot on the United States Aerobatic Team for the 2015 World Aerobatic Championships in Chateauroux, France (August 20-29). Rob’s goal is to bring home the Overall and Team Gold Medals in 2015 and win the World Freestyle Championship for the 3rd consecutive time! The high cost to …

Two Secrets: Not Your Typical Hollywood Story

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In the coming of age film Two Secrets, Janey faces a day that holds the kind of rejection that could break her spirit and her heart. But it doesn’t. This short film is the story of the beginning of her transformation and is based on a true story about the life of, 27 year old, Ali Dolan. In February 1987, …

Crowdfunding Inner Wisdom

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Colleen McGunnigle has been creating imagery that sings to the soul since 1989. As owner and creative director of Design by Muse, Colleen co-creates with coaches, healers and soul-centered entrepreneurs, by designing logos and web sites to help them shine their light. Crowdfunding helped Colleen exceed her funding goal for her current creative project, Inner Wisdom Cards: Inspirational Card Deck. …

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Contributor Thank-You’s That Make an Impression

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In June of this year, research company Massolution reported that crowdfunding campaigns had already raised $5.1 billion in 2014; however, these crowdfunding projects were mostly businesses looking for startup capital and likely weren’t starting at zero, meaning organizers could offer substantial perks as incentive for contributors. And it worked. But what happens when you need funding for a non-profit? How …