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WORKSHOP: How crowdfunding can benefit my business

25th March 2021 | 10:00 - 13:00 WORKSHOP
People & skills
Covid 19

Event description

Crowdfunding is a new form of democratic finance that is unlocking hundreds of millions for non-profits, startups and existing businesses across the globe. Many businesses have experienced a loss of income due to the Covid-19 pandemic. This has resulted in a surge of interest in crowdfunding. The question remains - will crowdfunding work for my business? Come and find out more about how crowdfunding can help you raise the funds you need to expand and grow.

Please note, this workshop will be held on Zoom. The online workshop format gives you the chance to fully participate in group discussion via video, ask questions throughout the session, learn from like minded business owners, and build connections. Our online workshops work in the same way as our standard events, with a limited number of attendees, and an expert Delivery Partner leading the session, to ensure you’re able to receive personalised support. 

What will I learn 

  • Different types of crowdfunding.
  • Crowdfunding platforms.
  • Local crowdfunding case studies.
  • Benefits of doing crowdfunding
  • Downsides to crowdfunding.
  • Future trends in crowdfunding.

Who should attend

Business owners and financiers.

About the speaker

Anthony de Souza

Our presenter is Anthony Lovell de Souza. He lives and breathes crowdfunding and has delivered over 200 crowdfunding workshops across the UK and online helping hundreds of project creators run successful crowdfunding campaigns. He's the founder of the Crowdfunding Mastery Academy.


Oxstalls Campus, Oxstalls Lane Gloucester Gloucestershire GL2 9HW

Event organised by


Gloucester Growth Hub

The Growth Hub is based at the University of Gloucestershire’s Oxstalls Campus in Gloucester. Partnered with both the University and GFirst LEP, The Growth Hub is here to help every Gloucestershire business grow.

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