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Crowdfunding platforms – 3 options for universities to consider

Kate Beresford

Kate Beresford

Principal Consultant at Kate Beresford Associates
Principal Consultant, Kate Beresford advises educational institutions to bring about social change through innovation and enterprise.
Kate Beresford

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  Crowdfunding has the potential to transform fundraising in universities but it’s not always clear which direction to take.  University...

By April 5, 2016
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Why dated technology is holding back fundraisers (& what to do about it)

Jonathan May

Founder & CEO at Hubbub
Founder of Hubbub and digital fundraising strategist and technologist. I work with nonprofits globally to leverage digital as a fundraising and campaigning channel.

For non-profits, commissioning or building new technology is a big hairy problem. Whilst it can be fairly easy to identify...

By March 30, 2016
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3 benefits of having a university branded crowdfunding platform

Duncan Knox

Co-Founder, VP of Business Development at Hubbub
Duncan single-handedly built Hubbub's relationships with university Development Offices around the UK. He has become the first point of contact to turn to regarding crowdfunding in education and now continues to develop networks across the Higher Education space

Network for Good found that donors are 5x more likely to give to a branded platform than to a generic...

By March 24, 2016
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What’s the difference between crowdfunding & peer-to-peer fundraising?

Duncan Knox

Co-Founder, VP of Business Development at Hubbub
Duncan single-handedly built Hubbub's relationships with university Development Offices around the UK. He has become the first point of contact to turn to regarding crowdfunding in education and now continues to develop networks across the Higher Education space

“Crowdfunding” was first coined after the successes of Indiegogo and Kickstarter. Since then, the term has become overused, increasingly as...

By March 10, 2016
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Why your ugly giving form is losing you donations

Christina Pashialis

Digital Marketing Manager at Hubbub
Christina is using content and inbound marketing techniques to build Hubbub's online presence. She is passionate about helping education and non-profit professionals to reach goals through digital marketing.

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The design of your online donation form can be the key difference between someone feeling inspired enough to donate and...

By March 4, 2016
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9 tech essentials for your online giving day platform

Duncan Knox

Co-Founder, VP of Business Development at Hubbub
Duncan single-handedly built Hubbub's relationships with university Development Offices around the UK. He has become the first point of contact to turn to regarding crowdfunding in education and now continues to develop networks across the Higher Education space

Donations to Giving Days & university Giving Days are growing dramatically. A large part of this is down to better...

By February 25, 2016
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What made these 3 education crowdfunding campaigns successful?

Brendan Earley

Brendan Earley

Community Director at Hubbub
Brendan has a diverse background in running co working spaces, key working young homeless Londoners and championing the life changing aspects of education. Brendan is in charge of all the exciting office operations for Hubbub as well as being our official Community Director.
Brendan Earley

Since crowdfunding became a standard model for fundraising, it has been used as a force for good in the education...

By February 15, 2016
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Do students make the best crowdfunders? University of Essex think so…

James Martin

James Martin

Regular & Planned Giving Officer at University of Essex
As the University of Essex's Regular & Planned Giving Officer, James is transforming how the University of Essex engage with young alumni through their crowdfunding platform, Click.
James Martin

  We launched our crowdfunding platform in November 2015, the culmination of several months of prepping and planning. We decided...

By February 8, 2016
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5 reasons why enterprise departments need to use crowdfunding today

Jonathan May

Founder & CEO at Hubbub
Founder of Hubbub and digital fundraising strategist and technologist. I work with nonprofits globally to leverage digital as a fundraising and campaigning channel.

With the death of the “job for life”, the ability to think fast, adjust and adapt has become one of...

By January 22, 2016