Category Archives: Challenges

Crowdmatch Challenge Insight Report – Key Findings

Crowdfunding is seen as a credible funding option for community groups in areas of deprivation Community groups were positive about crowdfunding being another ‘tool’ in the ‘toolbox’ for raising funds. Both projects that launched and those that didn’t were positive … 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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Introducing the A Team Challengers!

At the end of October 2013, applications opened for The A Team Challenge. Food and agricultural projects who adopt an ‘enlightened’ agroecology approach to their work, were invited to apply to take part in the innovative match funding scheme. Those successful … Continue reading

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The A Team Challenge – an innovative funding opportunity for Enlightened Agriculture ventures.

You have probably noticed food at the forefront of the news again over the past few weeks. There has been outcry as figures published by Tesco highlight the staggering proportion of food that is wasted in the UK every year.  … Continue reading

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Buzzbnk Challenge: The British Red Cross Japan Tsunami Appeal

After the devastating effects of the earthquake and associated tsunami in Japan on Friday March 11th, we’ve launched our first Challenge to raise funds to contribute to the British Red Cross Japan Tsunami Appeal. On Friday 11th March, the seventh … Continue reading

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