This article showcases our top picks for the best New York based Crowdfunding companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Crowdfunding industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top New York Crowdfunding Companies
Fund.com through its AdvisorShares Investments LLC subsidiary is creating actively managed ETFs, such as the Dent Tactical ETF (NYSE: DENT), to take advantage of this rapidly growing ETF business. Fund.com also is an online content provider and lead generation platform for investment funds and other financial services providers.
Its objective is to engage individual investors and to match their needs with interested fund product providers.. .
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Once you create momentum, our 1 million member network can provide meaningful additional capital GrowthFountain is an SEC registered Funding Portal and FINRA Member where individuals can come together to support entrepreneurs and small businesses across America. To learn more about GrowthFountain please visit www.growthfountain.com..
CrowdFunz is a platform for crowdfunding real estate developments that provides global clients with real estate fundraising and investing services. It brings real estate developers and investors together to disrupt the traditional real estate value chain.
It gives accredited or non-accredited investors the opportunity to participate in high-quality and secure investments. CrowdFunz was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Great Neck, New York..
Based in New York, Kickstarter is an online crowdfunding platform and community that enables artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, and other creators to raise funds for various community projects focused on movies, music, art, theater, games, comics, technology, fashion, food, design, and photography. Individuals who back these projects are offered tangible rewards and one-of-a-kind experiences in exchange for their pledges.
Kickstarter applies a 5% fee on the total amount of the funds raised and their payments processor applies an additional 3–5% fee. The platform was launched in April 2009 and is based in New York, U.S..
Prodigy Network’s crowd-investing model was developed as an innovative way to give smaller investors access to large real estate assets. They are headquartered in New York City and have offices in Miami, Florida, Bogota, Colombia and Montevideo, Uruguay.
Prodigy Network and its affiliates have led six international and U.S.-based projects, raised more than $300 million from 6,200 investors around the world, and are currently developing projects globally with a projected value of more than $850 million. Major banks like Deutsche Bank, CIBC and Bank of America have provided traditional mortgage financing for Prodigy’s Manhattan projects.
Well established operators and developers like Korman Communities have partnered up with Prodigy in the development of two Manhattan properties. Recently, Professor Karim Lakhani from Harvard Business School published a case study on Prodigy’s work titled, Prodigy Network: Democratizing Real Estate Design and Financing.
Prodigy believes that crowd-investing will democratize commercial real estate by providing a new investment opportunity for small investors, revolutionizing the industry.. .
CauseVox helps nonprofits get funding for their cause by turning supporters into fundraisers. It is a fully customizable crowd-funding platform that non-profits can white-label and call their own.
Supporters can create fundraising pages and invite their friends/family (the crowd) to support and donate to the non-profit. CauseVox is designed for non-techies..
The Oxbridge Group is an executive search firm dedicated to identifying and recruiting the top investment professionals globally. their client base includes private and public market investment funds of all market capitalizations and across all industry verticals.
Specific strategies include Private Equity, Growth Equity, Distressed, Credit, Venture Capital, research-driven Hedge Funds, Family Offices, and select boutique Investment Banks. We also execute select searches within Corporate Development, Investor Relations, and Marketing & Fundraising.
Partnering with their clients, they deliver a decidedly personalized service with the highest standard of excellence. In testament to the quality of our search work, their candidates very often eventually become clients.
Founded in 1988, The Oxbridge Group initially focused on placing professionals in boutique Investment Banking firms throughout the United States. In the mid-nineties, as private equity investing took off, we transitioned into the investing world, eventually expanding their client base to include fundamental, research-driven Hedge Funds in 2001.
The following year, they opened their Los Angeles office.. .
WeDidIt helps nonprofits raise more money and reach new donors online. The software service takes the hassle out of online fundraising and makes donor research simple and powerful.
WeDidIt’s donor research platform helps major gift officers identify hidden donors and social influencers for highly targeted fundraising campaigns. We’re on a mission to help nonprofits scale their impact by giving them the tools they need to raise money in today’s digital world.
Nonprofits using WeDidIt have high-converting donation pages, crowdfunding & peer-to-peer campaigns, on-the-spot mobile donations, and cutting edge donor research.. .
Crowdability conducts and compiles independent investment research on the emerging $300 billion market for Equity Crowdfunding. They provide original content, data and education as well as access to a panel of early-stage investing experts (VCs, professional angels, etc.).
Their goal is to become the “Morningstar of Equity Crowdfunding.”. .
The Sobro coffee table was designed in NYC by the team at StoreBound, a product innovation company. Launched on Indiegogo in March of 2017, the Sobro was a runaway success on the crowdfunding platform with well over 2000 backers pledging upwards of 1.5 million dollars to bring the Sobro coffee table to life.
The coffee table began shipping to backers in October 2017 and launched in Best Buy’s Smart Home flagship store that same month.. .
ioby is a nonprofit organization that works nationwide to help neighbors grow and implement great ideas one block at a time. Through an online crowd-resourcing platform, ioby connects leaders with funding and support, helping to make our neighborhoods safer, greener, more livable and more fun.
ioby believes that it should be easy to make meaningful change “in our backyards” – the positive opposite of NIMBY. Through a simple online tool and tailored trainings, coaching, and support, ioby helps ensure project success.
Visit ioby.org to learn more about crowd-resourcing and the services ioby provides.. .
LIVAMP is a content-driven artist services platform that focuses on connecting musicians with investors. It enables them to raise funds for recording, video production, promotion, and touring.
LIVAMP offers services that enable musicians to monetize their contents, set terms and engage with potential investors, and manage legal documents in contract. It also offers media outlets, brands, record labels, tech startups, and non-profit organizations with business development services.
LIVAMP was founded by Andrew Kotliar in January 2015. It is based in New York..
IPO Village offers IPO investment opportunities to every retail investor. While other crowdfunding type sites focus on private offerings, IPO Village’s public offerings provide its member investors with liquidity and a foreseeable exit.
The Company employs a “first-come- first-served” policy with all parties equally welcome to invest. Since IPOs are typically oversold, IPO Village enables retail investors to participate in offerings at pre-IPO pricing..
Solomon’s Choice Capital
Solomon’s Choice Capital is a financial services company specializing in providing older individuals with assistance in accomplishing their retirement goals. The New York-based firm was founded by a team led by the father-and-son duo Solomon and Christopher Green.
Christopher currently serves as the CEO after his father’s retirement.. .
MedStartr is the Kickstarter for healthcare ideas, companies, and non-profits. That is to say it’s also a platform by which anyone and everyone can fund and support healthcare projects, startups, and innovations that improve healthcare and help people live longer, better lives.
MedStartr is powered by an all-or-nothing funding method where projects must be fully-funded or no money changes hands. This makes it so you have no obligations either way if critical mass is not achieved to get to your minimum viable product or to get your existing product to the next level.
Successful projects to date have included MedStartr itself, a few consumer products, a medical mission to the Dominican Republic, one SaaS application for healthcare, a support group for a rare disease, a conference called “Partnership with Patients”, and two new medical devices. Companies have raised over $50,000 on the site and over 3M off the site in the first 90 days..
GiveGab provides services for fundraising professionals to raise money online. Designed for cause-based organizations, community foundations, and education institutions, GiveGab offers a complete suite of products and services.
The company was founded in 2011 and headquartered in Ithaca, New York.. .
CrowdJustice allows communities to band together to access the courts to protect their communal assets – like their local hospital – or shared values – like human rights. CrowdJustice pages are optimized to collect as many pledges as possible.
Millions of pounds have already been raised through CrowdJustice to fund various kinds of legal action.. .
Build America Mutual Assurance Company
BAM’s mission is to be the premier Financial Guaranty insurance company, serving investors with durable, transparent protection against default while acting as an industry utility providing efficient funding and savings for U.S. issuers who provide essential public infrastructure.
BAM’s mutual insurance structure means that its stakeholders — the municipal issuer-members who use their insurance to reduce their borrowing costs and the investors who hold BAM-insured bonds — are aligned behind a shared interest in accumulating capital and maintaining exceptional financial strength. BAM’s capital is further protected by a unique 15% first-loss reinsurance treaty that covers losses of up to 15% of par on each policy, and BAM does not insure bonds from U.S.
Territories, including Puerto Rico, international issuers, or structured finance securities like mortgage bonds or CDOs. BAM is committed to setting a new standard for transparency.
BAM’s entire insured portfolio is disclosed on its web site, and BAM Credit Profiles are available to provide insight into key operational and financial metrics for every credit they insure, with the data updated annually. BAM is rated AA/Stable by Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services, and their low leverage and strong claims-paying ability results in capital adequacy exceeding the minimum rating agency AAA standard.
They are a mutual company domiciled in New York and regulated by the New York Department of Financial Services.. .
Seeking Alpha is the premier website for actionable stock market opinion and analysis, and vibrant, intelligent finance discussion. Seeking Alpha provides a community of the nation’s most savvy and inquisitive investors with tools to exchange and discuss investing ideas.
Drawing from a contributor base of over 8000 investors, Seeking Alpha gives a voice to money managers, financial experts and investment analysts.. .
Incorporated in 2009, the RocketHub, an online crowdfunding platform, launched by January 2010. The original founders of RocketHub are Brian Meece, Jed Cohen, Alon Hillel-Tuch, and Vladimir Vukicevic.
The company was based in New York City. RocketHub innovated upon the crowdfunding model and developed a B2B market for the technology space, creating industry-first key partnerships.
Bill Clinton and Bill Gates selected RocketHub as part of their guest edited Ways to Change the World edition of Wired Magazine. RocketHub was instrumental in crafting and steering JOBS Act legislation, having testified twice in-front of U.S.
Congress. RocketHub was selected by the US Department of State as one of its 12 top global partners, alongside large corporations such as Coca-Cola.Secretary of State John Kerry provided the foreword for the report.
RocketHub operated in over 190 different countries, and through its partnership with the US Department of State is the only established US crowdfunding platform able to operate and crowdfund in emerging regions across the world. RocketHub was the first crowdfunding platform to partner with network television, “We believe we’re the first broadcast network to start an initiative using crowdfunding to help people grow their business ideas,” Dr.
Libby H. O’Connell, SVP of Corporate Outreach for A&E Networks.
SeedInvest is a equity crowdfunding platform that provides investors with access to highly vetted startup investment opportunities. The SeedInvest network contains over 15,000 accredited investors, including hundreds of family offices and institutions.
SeedInvest typically invests between $500,000 – $5 million as part of a syndicate.. .
BlackRock’s business is investing on behalf of our clients, from large institutions to parents and grandparents, doctors and teachers who entrust their savings to us. We work only for our clients—period.
Our promise is to offer them the clearest thinking about what to do with their money and the products and services they need to secure a better financial future. That’s why investors of all kinds have made us the world’s largest asset manager, entrusting us with trillions of dollars, and it’s why companies, institutions and global governments come to us for help meeting their biggest financial challenges.
Important disclosures: http://www.blackrock.com/corporate/en-us/compliance/social-media-guidelines. .
Experiment is an online community and a crowdfunding platform for scientific research. It provides crowdfunding services for scientific research related to categories such as biology, chemistry, computer science, medicine, anthropology, psychology, engineering, and more.
The platform provides its services for researchers from over 150 institutions and universities around the world. It is in strategic partnerships with [Tulane University School of Medicine](http://www.crunchbase.com/organization/tulane-university-school-of-medicine), [University of Washington](http://www.crunchbase.com/organization/university-of-washington), and the Sci-Fi Fund.
Experiment was founded by [Skander Mzali](http://www.crunchbase.com/person/skander-mzali), [Cindy Wu](http://www.crunchbase.com/person/cindy-wu), and [Denny Luan](http://www.crunchbase.com/person/denny-luan) on March 12, 2012. It is based in San Francisco, California..
Deposit a Gift
DepositaGift.com allows you to raise money for anything that matters to you. Use it to raise money for any organizational or personal need, from charity to school fundraising, memorial funds, medical bills, disaster relief, pet rescue or crowdfunding a personal project.
Deposit a Gift’s interface is the easiest to use for both campaign organizer and giver, and they offer the lowest fees in the crowdfunding space. Learn more about their all-in-one platform for donations, sponsorships and ticket sales and start your campaign today: http://www.depositagift.com.
Charidy is a nonprofit crowdfunding platform that uses old-school fundraising techniques and applies them to the online world. Unlike sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo, our campaigns last for only 24 hours and each campaign has 3 “matchers”, or people who offer to give a quarter of the overall goal.
We’ve had 7 nonprofits use our system so far and each one has raised its goal (up to $50,000) in less than half the time necessary.. .
EquityMultiple is a commercial real estate investment and technology firm that provides accredited investors access to professionally managed, private real estate transactions across property types and risk profiles. EquityMultiple’s mission is to make real estate investing simple, accessible, and transparent.
To date, EquityMultiple’s investors have participated in over $2.9 billion in commercial real estate transactions through its online investing platform. The firm pairs innovative technology with real estate experience and industry-leading investor services to offer an unparalleled investing experience.
EQUITYMULTIPLE was launched in February 2015 and is based in New York, United States.. .
Kopernik is a non-profit on-line marketplace of technology designed for the developing world. Through the website, Kopernik connects technology (such as water purification equipment, appropriate health technology and solar powered devices) to the people who need it by bringing in corporations and individuals who provide funding towards the purchase of the products.
Kopernik show-cases innovative products and provides a menu of options accessible to local organizations representing their communities in developing countries. The organizations then develop short proposals explaining how they will utilize the products.
Corporations and individuals in turn fund the most promising proposals in order to make them a reality. Kopernik’s goal is to accelerate development through â€˜leapfroggingâ€™ or skipping inferior, less-efficient technologies and practices, and moving directly to more advanced ones.
Kopernik’s co-founders are former UN workers. Kopernik’s model is similar to DonorsChoose.org with a focus on technology for developing countries.
Fund That Flip
Fund That Flip is an online platform for investing in short-term residential real estate debt. Their award-winning fintech platform focuses on raising capital for the residential rehab loan market and passive wealth generation for peer-to-peer lenders.
With offices in New York City and Cleveland, Fund That Flip helps restore communities across the United States through its network of experienced, dedicated redevelopers backed by a diverse base of institutional and individual investors. Fund That Flip ranked on the 2019 Inc.
500 list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Additional information can be found at www.fundthatflip.com..
CityVest is an on-line marketplace providing individual accredited investors with access to institutional quality real estate investments. The goal is to provide the simplest and best real estate investment process for individual investors, as well as providing efficient access to capital for sponsors.
The CityVest.com website provides individual investors with the opportunity to browse real estate investments, conduct due diligence on the properties, and review investment documentation. The on-line closing process is simple and safe.
By pooling investments of as little as $10,000 with other investors, individuals can now gain access to high return institutional quality deals. CityVest targets providing investors with relatively safe real estate investments with a 7% to 10% preferred return and a 15% to 25% IRR.
Sponsors who are seeking capital for their deals also benefit as they can raise capital for their transactions in less time and without several layers of fees. Their existing investors include the Chairman of JP Morgan Private Bank Asia, the Chairman of a NYSE company, the Chairman of a NASDAQ company and the former President of a Goldman Sachs subsidiary.
There is huge interest in real estate crowdfunding which has attracted real estate moguls such as Larry Silverstein, Andrew Farkas, Simon Ziff and Jared Kushner, as well as real estate firms SLGreen, Vornado, and Guggenheim. The market is massive with over $20 billion raised each year through traditional Reg.
D private placement syndications for real estate deals. The 2,000 annual private placements are still done the old method of syndicators calling equity investors, sending pdfs of documents, and laboriously managing wire transfers.
KoreConX eliminates organizational problems because it is built upon the philosophy that corporate information, financial documents and company knowledge can be more efficiently contributed, managed and distributed to all parties involved with corporate financial matters. KoreConX combines the ability to manage corporate and financial records, deal room and transaction support, board management activities, stakeholder reporting and a communications platform in a single, easy-to-use interface that expedites deal preparations, decision making and investment management.
All aspects are managed in a secure, auditable yet accessible platform that provides oversight and control to ensure all fiduciary responsibilities are completed and compliant. Whether it’s raising equity/debt capital, running board meetings or trying to streamline shareholder communications, KoreConX’s all-in-one platform provides security, efficiency and success..
Giggrabbers is a tech company that helps individuals and businesses by providing them with freelancers from around the globe. The company employs thousands of skilled freelancers in areas like web design, graphic design, mobile app development, social media marketing, and more to complete projects.
Giggrabbers is unique amongst it competitors in that it provides a fundraising tool that lets users raise capital to pay freelancers. Additionally, users get help putting together a freelance team using the “build a team” feature on the platform.
Pinkstart :: The LGBT Crowdfunding Platform
A global crowdfunding platform designed for the LGBT community. A network where you can discover and support awesome projects around the world.
They connect filmmakers, designers, musicians, writers, engineers… anyone with a great project, with thousands of people to make their dreams become true..
About Orchard Orchard Platform has built a centralized marketplace where loan originators and institutional investors can come together to explore and evaluate opportunities for funding, buying, and selling loans. By providing a global network of institutional buyers and sellers with high-quality data services, advanced analytics and reporting, and robust capital management tools through an innovative, end-to-end platform, Orchard has created a smarter way for participants in the private credit markets to interact, evaluate deals, and move forward with simple and complex transactions more efficiently.
Orchard Platform does not provide legal advice, tax advice, or accounting advice. Before making any investment or executing any transaction, you should consult with your legal, tax, and accounting advisors with respect to the suitability, value, and risk of such investment or transaction.
Investment advisory services are provided to clients by Orchard Platform Advisors, LLC, an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in New York, N.Y. Orchard produces the Orchard U.S.
Consumer Marketplace Lending Index—the only industry-wide direct lending performance benchmark—and has been named one of the Next Billion Dollar Startups by Forbes. The commentary and insights posted on its blog, and the data and research available to everyone on its platform, have cemented Orchard as a thought leader in its industry.
For more information, visit www.orchardplatform.com. About Orchard Platform Markets, LLC Orchard Platform Markets, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Orchard App Inc., and is an SEC-registered broker-dealer and member of FINRA and SIPC.
The mission of Orchard Platform Markets, LLC is to provide a transparent, technologically optimized platform for loan originators and institutional investors to safely and securely connect, evaluate potential deals, and move forward with multiple types of transactions. For more information, visit www.orchardplatformmarkets.com..
Valuation App serves as a portable tool for finance professionals who would like to perform complex calculations on the go, without resorting to their excel spreadsheets for available models. The app allows you to thoroughly analyze businesses and startups.
Entrepreneurs and startups need no other tool. The valuation techniques used are on par with what’s used in the real world.
Say goodbye to the complex calculations. Valuation App is a tool for entrepreneurs, investment bankers, investors and venture capitalists to perform complex calculations and valuation techniques, from their Android devices.
There is no app on the Android marketplace that does what this app does. The app enables analysis, forecasting and projections of businesses and startups.
Valuation techniques include Discounted Cash Flow (DCF), Comparable Analysis or Relative Valuation, Precedent Transactions. The app is available for free with an in-app upgrade.
The free version provides access to simple calculations, such as Beta, Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), Weighted Average Cost of Capital, (WACC), Free Cash Flows (FCF) and Time Value of Money (TVM). The full version,available as an in-app upgrade for $0.99, provides access to complex calculations and techniques..
FinMkt provides best-in-class, customizable online marketplace technology for the global financial services industry. They help organizations rapidly deploy marketplace solutions in a timely, cost-efficient manner while ensuring the highest quality technology and client support.
From customer acquisition to product matching to tracking and reporting, their secure, patent-pending technology solutions are the gold standard of the financial marketplace ecosystem. FinMkt’s industry-leading platform and applications drive innovation, accelerate processes, and expand opportunities for growth in the financial services arena..
Yalber offers an alternative to the conventional funding options currently available to businesses, such as debt either via a bank loan or a secondary lender, or via equity which is given away in return for an investment or partnership. they offer an investment that does not require any collateral, equity or a personal guaranty.
In return for their investment, they receive a royalty, or a percentage, of a business’s sales until the specified ROI is reached.. .
Rock The Post
This project is intended to consolidate funds on one hand and lend to active youths on daily basis to enable them turn businesses for the day. The loans are considered one day petit credit that enables a hard working individual to buy and reset items daily.
They ensure to repay back amount borrowed at the end of the day or first thing the next day else penalties will be attracted. There are many benefits of this project economically which are fully listed on its internal plan.
The Next Unicorn is slated to disrupt the capital raising process by providing companies access to the largest Financial TV and Media Network’s influential global audience — reaching 62 million homes and 37 million people digitally. For the first time, viewers of the show will have a chance to invest in the companies that they have an interest in.
If they love the product, they can own part of the company.. .
Short for video convo, Vonvo is a real-time video events platform and online donation tool. It was designed specifically to help non-profits increase awareness and raise funds to fuel their programs.
Vonvo brings non-profit marketing and fundraising efforts to a new level with technology that makes learning about social issues and donating more engaging and cost-effective than in-person events. Mission: To connect non-profit’s with donors in a way that drives advocacy, donations, and results..
The Gospel Fund
The Gospel Fund enables Christian mission organizations, churches and individuals to raise funding for non-profit ventures. Donors give on a one-time or recurring basis and/or subscribe for project updates.
The Gospel Fund is built specifically for Christian mission ventures, creating a high trust factor among this particular network of donors. Beyond crowdfunding, The Gospel Fund simplifies and empowers ongoing communication between project creators and supporters..
iNTENT Manifesto an educational and investment platform based on good design, intent and investment to drive meaningful amounts of capital to women of color tech startups. iNTENT Manifesto believe that WoC founders represent an untapped market and present tremendous opportunities for individuals to support amazing women while building their personal wealth and wealth in communities of color.
iNTENT Manifesto is here to educate, inform and raise awareness and support for WoC technology startups.They connect the dots and help people get excited about money, wealth and investing in themselves and the community of entrepreneurs.. .
Raiseworks operates an online direct lending platform that connects small businesses with institutional lenders looking to lend directly to private businesses. We improve small business access to capital by leveraging technology to lower the cost of customer acquisition and loan application processing resulting in a dramatic acceleration of the application-to-funding cycle.
For institutional lenders, Raiseworks opens the door to opportunities to invest directly in credit-worthy private businesses while earning stable, attractive returns.. .
First RealFund is a commercial real estate crowdfunding platform The online platform provides qualified, accredited investors opportunities to co-invest. It identifies, offers, co-invests, and manages commercial real estate investments with capable owners and quality assets.
It specializes in commercial real estate financing, asset management, sales and trading, and crowdfunding experience. Daniel Drew and Josh Lewski founded the firm in New York, New York in 2017..
PieShell’s primary mission is to create and cultivate a community of food- and beverage-oriented entrepreneurs with a platform that allows for funding of campaigns through contributions, done with the understanding that giving comes from the heart. To their audience of driven campaigners, they deliver a suite of tools that make their campaign shine with its own voice, a community that will support and guide them, and easy ways for funders to contribute.
Their second mission is to give back. By making contributions to food & beverage charities a mainstay of their business, they ensure that those less fortunate can still benefit from their efforts..
Global Sports Inc.
Global Sports Inc. is an investment startup business positioning itself to be the market leader in global sports investments.
Creating a financial market for individual and institutional investors and sports fans alike in one of the largest, most profitable and fastest growing industries in the world while redefining the landscape (and requirements) for investment in the sports industry. A company managed by sports fans for fans.
At Global Sports we aim to reduce the barriers of investment in sports.. .
SIVI’s core product is LaunchLeader, the micro-crowdfunding platform for entrepreneurs to rally supporters and raise startup money for their prototypes (MVPs). The unique fundraising design is set up like a wedding registry wish list so donors can back specific startup tools, e.g.
video, logo, social media ads. LaunchLeader is positioned as a pre-Kickstarter/Indiegogo or pre-accelerator crowdfunding platform when friends and family are your main supporters.
LaunchLeader’s parent company, SIVI, is a virtual incubator started by successful founders dedicated to democratizing entrepreneurship.. .
Lucky Ant was the first and leading crowdfunding company for local businesses. Over the course of 2 years, Lucky Ant raised funds for hundreds of businesses across The United States by using crowdfunding.
Lucky Ant was a pioneer in giving small businesses access to capital and was known for pioneering new design theory for crowdfunding sites. Lucky Ant was acquired by MoolaHoop in November of 2013..
GIVTED created the perfect group-gifting platform. It allows friends and family to pool funds for unforgettable gifts.
Instead of receiving 10 ordinary presents worth $50 each, friends work together to offer $500. GIVTED works in three easy steps: the gift planner creates a GIVTCARD page and invites others to contribute by sharing a link.
Each friend writes their greetings and contributes toward the goal amount. Once the GIVTCARD is delivered, the recipient transfers the collected amount to his/her bank account to buy his/her dream gift.
The experience continues when the recipient shares the gift story with his/her friends. We believe in the power of small communities to do away with wasted gifts.
We are the crowdfunding of gift-giving. GIVTED was co-founded by French siblings Francois and Stephanie de Bodinat.
We raised $1M in seed funding from private investors and launched in the US in July 2013. The company is headquarted in New York, with a satellite office in Orlando, FL..
Instagrad is a funding platform that helps increase savings for education through contributions from friends and family. Student debt is a trillion dollars in the US.
The average college graduate has student debt of $26K. Instagrad wants to prevent this problem by helping increase education savings through contributions from a friends and family.
Parents or teenagers can set up an attractive social profile where friends and family can make contributions from anywhere. Contributions are then deposited directly into an existing education savings account.
Instagrad is great for special ocassions like birthdays, graduations Christmas and bar/bat mizvah celebrations. Especially if people want to convert money potentially spent on frivolous gifts into education as a gift..
Chloe Capital is an early stage venture capital firm focused on decreasing the gender gap by investing in women-led tech companies and creating educational programs for next gen investors. Our vision is to advance entrepreneurship, investment and economic opportunities for women of all colors.
We work with diverse teams who are building innovative, thriving companies with emerging technologies, and shaping the future in exciting ways. Chloe Capital is located in Upstate NY – centered around some of the top research universities in the world, and open to investments and investors throughout the U.S..
Crowdzu is the first fully integrated marketplace for entrepreneurs and creatives. As a one-stop shop, at Crowdzu: – a business can crowdsource all their design and branding needs – an inventor can both crowdfund to finance production and crowdsource packaging design – a singer can raise money for a new album via crowdfunding, crowdsource album artwork & videography and offer music for licensing – filmmakers can crowdfund and crowdsource animation and music – fashion houses and individuals can crowdsource costumes, entire clothing lines and one-of-a-kind apparel and accessories – agencies, businesses and individuals can crowdsource photographs and other image needs – established and up-and-coming brands can find affordable product placement opportunities in film, television and the web – creatives can buy and sell digital assets like fonts, templates, music loops, motion backgrounds and more – companies can post creative job opportunities While the permutations appear endless, every campaign, contest and posting is structured, and where appropriate, cross-promoted.
Welcome to The Crowdzu Marketplace.. .
Makers Brand Inc
Maker’s Brand is the first platform building a community of creators, consumers, manufacturers, and retailers to create a modern product lifecycle for fast retail. Creators use our platform to build followers, launch new products, and work with factories from around the world.
Creators can also run crowdfunding pre-order campaigns, and scale directly to retailers through our retailer network while keeping 100% ownership with no execution and market validation headaches. Consumers use our platform to find the latest trends & innovations while supporting their favorite creators.
There are special discounts for supporting beta projects during early stages with 100% money back guarantee if the campaign fails as well as being able to submit feedback to help select which products are market ready. Manufacturers use our platform to work with the best designers and retailers from around the world.
They only produce confirmed purchase orders while Maker’s Brand handle customer service & logistic. Retailers use our platform to identify the best products, brands, and market trends vetted by consumers.
All products are backed with oversea manufacturing, analytics, social footprint, and consumer data around their individual stores to help them make smarter purchases faster and more cost effective.. .
Dreamfuel is modern sustainable fundraising for athletes. All athletes & teams fundraise — many every season wondering how they are going to keep going.
Dreamfuel eliminates the door-to-door clipboard, generating revenue globally while building a base of supporters for your athletic career and team’s program and giving you control of the data you collect about your supporters. Dreamfuel empowers each athlete & team to engage with the community that surrounds them, activating new fans and supporters along the way..
You may write to us at: Daily Finance Media/Fupping Ltd, First Floor, 61-63 Rochester Pl, London NW1 9JU.