- What is Crowd Funding?
- General Sources
- Vendors and Platforms
- Ethical Considerations
- Best Practices
- News Links
What is Crowd Funding?
General SourcesFor a brief overview of this rapidly changing field plus a list of useful resources and a selection of crowd funding websites, see the following article from Advancing Philanthropy. (Requires login as an AFP member to access.)
How Crowdfunding Helps Engage Donors You Wouldn't Attract in Other Ways
Caution! The Downsides of Crowdfunding
What Is and Is Not Crowd Funding
Do Crowdfunders Have to Register to Solicit?
Crowdfunding Controversies and How They Impact Nonprofits and Charities
Vendors and Platforms
7 Top Crowdfunding Sites for Nonprofits and Higher-Ed Institutions
How to Pick the Best Crowdfunding Platform
Top 10 Crowdfunding Sites for Fundraising http://www.forbes.com/sites/chancebarnett/2013/05/08/top-10-crowdfunding-sites-for-fundraising/