Crowd Funding involves people coming together in order to get a project or organisation up and running. It takes the concept of community investment, online. There are 4 types of Crowd Funding, Donations, Rewards, Loans, and Equity.
One of the key reason’s why I wanted to set up my business was to run it in line with my values and beliefs. I wanted to engage with the wider community to raise awareness of ethical and environmental issues, the role of financial management in helping a business to meet its aim, and in younger generations the importance of financial management and careers in finance. Here is my story so far. I challenge you to help break the divide between ‘social enterprise’ and ‘business’ – surely they needn’t be mutually exclusive?