Webinar: Crowdfunding for social good

6 Feb, 2013 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Those who have succeeded in crowdfunding know that it’s not as easy as “build it and they will come”. Like any form of fundraising, it takes hard work and perseverance. 

This practical webinar will teach you everything you need to know to succeed at crowdfunding as Tom shares a series of lessons and walk participants through the decisions they will need to make before launching a fundraising campaign, including:

  • Setting your fundraising goal
  • The benefits of different fundraising platforms
  • What rewards to provide
  • How to identify your target audience

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This webinar is also available for New Zealand audience (NZD $50). If you are in New Zealand, please click here to register

About the presenter - Tom Dawkins

Tom is the co-founder of crowdfunding platform StartSomeGood.com, a crowdfunding site created specifically for not-for-profits and social good initiatives. They have so far supported over 100 successful campaigns and learned a lot about the approach, tactics and tools which help social causes succeed at this form of fundraising. Tom has also founded several not-for-profits including Vibewire Youth Inc in 2000 of which he was CEO until 2008, leading numerous successful projects including opening sQuareOne, the first social innovation focused co-working space in Sydney, in 2006. From 2008-2010 Tom was the first Social Media Director at Ashoka: Innovators for the Public, in Washington DC, helping numerous programs and country offices incorporate social technologies into their work. While there he grew Ashoka’s Twitter following to over 300,000 and launched one of the first Twitter chats.