Tips from a successful suffragette crowdfunding campaign

The Pankhurst Centre Manchester is involved in a whole year of events in 2018 to celebrate some women getting the vote through the Representation of the people Act a hundred years ago. In December 2017 they embarked on a crowdfunding campaign on Crowdfunder to raise funds to build a Suffragette Garden to commemorate the work of Emmeline … Continue reading

Women entrepreneurs and crowdfunding

Women Outside the Box Supporting female entrepreneurs Women Outside the Box  is crowdfunding on Seedrs. They are trying to raise £60K to build a network of female entrepreneurs online who can help each other build secure futures by growing their businesses through mutual support, advice, partnering as well as promoting their products on the website. The investment … Continue reading

Will crowdfunding be a success for female entrepreneurs?

Obtaining finance is not that easy for female entrepreneurs could crowdfunding be the answer? In 2012 there were an estimated 8.1 million women-owned businesses in America, which generated close to $1.3 trillion in revenues and employed 7.7 million people. According to Forbes magazine, women-owned businesses represent nearly 50% of privately held companies in the U.S. … Continue reading