Type: Donation-based crowdfunding
Donation-based crowdfunding - geography: United Kingdom
CO. no.: 7553730
Spacehive is the world's first funding platform for neighbourhood improvement projects. We make it as easy to fund a new park or playground for your area as buying a book online.
For people with inspiring project ideas, Spacehive allows you to pitch for support and funding from your community. For everyone else it's a refreshingly easy way to transform where you live: just find a project you like and pledge funding. If it gets funded, it gets built!
Description: Chris is the Founder and CEO of Spacehive, the world?s first crowdfunding platform for civic projects. He is a former Sunday Times staff journalist who covered architecture and planning, as well as leading the paper?s London coverage.
He launched Spacehive in 2012 as a social business to stimulate new sources funding and creativity for the civic environment. Since then the platform has helped to deliver a diverse mix of projects across the UK - from a new community centre in Wales to a giant waterslide in the middle of a Bristol high street.
He has won awards for Spacehive from the Big Venture Challenge, Nesta, UnLtd, Deloitte and Downing Street.
Stumbled upon "Dinner under Helsinki Sky" a free event for people to come and share dinner together (BYO). 700 peop… https://t.co/XlEblFx6r9
Are you aged 18-25 with a brilliant idea to improve your local area? You could get up to £50,000 to make it happen.… https://t.co/7cTVXmNJHF
A MASSIVE thank you to the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham for pledging £20,000 towards our glasshouses re… https://t.co/JNyN7S0HX0
💥PLEASE SUPPORT💥 Cody Dock’s rolling bridge crowdfunding campaign! TODAY is their last chance to show the Mayor of… https://t.co/XFWeUn1KHe
This big hearted little gaff needs a few pledges by tomorrow - even £1 - for the Mayor to stump up dosh for renovat… https://t.co/yIqXIE06Ux