Author Archives: FundIt.Buzz

About FundIt.Buzz

FundIt.Buzz (formerly Buzzbnk) is an online marketplace connecting social ventures with backers, supporters and cheerleaders.

BETA2.0 Participate and Save!

Hello all ‪social enterprises & charities thinking about crowdfunding! In July we will be offering TWO major new features to our product: a self-service tool to setup and manage your campaign AND the ability to raise not just cash, but also offers … Continue reading

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Social Investing – from Hype to Impact?

Originally posted on Karl H Richter:
Impact investment is blossoming. What started as a fad for idealists is gradually becoming a mainstream concept often discussed by fund management hotshots and company executives. The concept itself is certainly appealing. Investors are…

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Trillion Fund and Buzzbnk announce merger to create UK’s biggest social crowdfunding platform

For immediate release: Monday July 21 Buzzbnk, the UK’s first crowdfunding platform for the social enterprise sector and Trillion Fund, Vivienne Westwood’s renewable energy crowdfunding platform, have today announced a merger of the two businesses. With 14,000 users, the combined entity … Continue reading

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Reap what you Sow: Crowdfunding tips from School Farm CSA

School Farm Community Supported Agriculture, the UK’s only no-dig, certified-organic community farm, have successfully raised £13,675 as part of The A Team Challenge. Reaching their target of £6,800 through crowdfunding, meant that they secured matchfunding from The A Team Foundation. … Continue reading

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Ten charities from across England will be competing to engage their communities and supporters in a new form of fundraising. The Crowdfunding Challenge, which runs until November this year, pits ten very different organisations against each other to learn, experiment … Continue reading

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With Loan Funding through Buzzbnk, The Converging World break ground on site for their next 2 Wind Tubines

The Converging World (TCW), a UK registered charity raised a total of £188,415 via Buzzbnk as a series of two 5 year loans to complement traditional Bank funding. In early May, following the second successful round of fundraising through the Buzzbnk … Continue reading

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Getting the most out of crowdfunding

It has been a very busy past month for Buzzbnk – we have been very excited to visit so many social enterprise events in March and meet so many new faces, including in the South West (Plymouth, Totnes, Devon), East … Continue reading

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