Makers Institute Class: Crowdfunding for Social Good 101
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
You will learn the benefits of crowdfunding , including examples of some awesome crowdfunding campaigns, what made them successes, and how you can do the same.
ABOUT THE CLASS
This class will go over the basics of creating, launching, and promoting a campaign, as well as the elements that make a campaign engaging. We will cover the following:
- What is crowdfunding?
- What makes a crowdfunding campaign succesful?
- Elements of an engaging crowdfunding campaign
- Peer to Peer Fundraising
- Power of Video
- Choosing desirable rewards
- Experiental rewards vs. tangible rewards
- Bringing Crowdfunding to Your Organization
- Future of Fundraising: Mobile Experience
The class will be taught by crowdfundingexperts from the WeDidIt team. WeDidIt has worked with nonprofits that have been around for over 100 years to organizations that just got their 501c3 yesterday. We specialize in helping nonprofits navigate the planning, launch, and promotion of successfulcrowdfunding campaigns; from helping nonprofits select rewards and set a funding goal to helping them find videographers/editors for their call to action video.
MAKERS INSTITUTE PARTNER
The Centre for Social Innovation is a Founding Partner of the Makers Institute and a home for nonprofits and social entrepreneurs in New York City. They're building a movement of passionate people committed to a better world. Learn more at http://socialinnovation.org
Refund Policy: Refunds can be issued in full up to 24 hours prior to the start of the class by contacting Be Social Change. We cannot offer a refund once the event has taken place.
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Be Social Change
Be Social Change is New York's largest social impact community with a mission to educate and connect the next generation of purpose-driven professionals, entrepreneurs, and creatives. Through entrepreneurship education, professional development, community-building, and resource-sharing we empower people from all sectors and industries to pursue work they are passionate about and create lives that make the world a better place. Lean more >>