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Makers Institute Class: Crowdfunding for Social Good 101

Join Be Social Change for our Makers Institute class on Crowdfunding for Social Good by the team at WeDidIt. You will learn the benefits of crowdfunding , including examples of some awesome crowdfunding campaigns, what made them successes, and how you can do the same.


This is a paid event. 
Class Price: $30

To attend purchase your ticket on Eventbrite here:



This class will go over the basics of creating, launching, and promoting a campaign, as well as the elements that make a campaign engaging. We will cover the following:

  • What is crowdfunding?
  • What makes a crowdfunding campaign succesful?
  • Elements of an engaging crowdfunding campaign
  • Peer to Peer Fundraising
  • Power of Video
  • Choosing desirable rewards
  • Experiental rewards vs. tangible rewards
  • Bringing Crowdfunding to Your Organization
  • Future of Fundraising: Mobile Experience



The class will be taught by crowdfunding experts from the WeDidIt team. WeDidIt has worked with nonprofits that have been around for over 100 years to organizations that just got their 501c3 yesterday. We specialize in helping nonprofits navigate the planning, launch, and promotion of successful crowdfunding campaigns; from helping nonprofits select rewards and set a funding goal to helping them find videographers/editors for their call to action video.



The Centre for Social Innovation is a Founding Partner of the Makers Institute and a home for nonprofits and social entrepreneurs in New York City. They're building a movement of passionate people committed to a better world. Learn more at


Refund Policy: Refunds can be issued in full up to 24 hours prior to the start of the class by contacting Be Social Change. We cannot offer a refund once the event has taken place.


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  • Alex D.

    look forward to crowdfunding for social good.

    June 19, 2013

  • Be Social C.

    A friendly reminder to purchase your ticket in advance of tomorrow night's class! Reserve your spot here:

    Hope to see everyone tomorrow!

    June 18, 2013

  • Michelle S.

    I am so glad I came across your website.
    I am the co-founder and exec dir of a newborn women's advocate non profit and am currently taking a social change entrepreneurial class this summer. Perfect Timing. Looking forward to your event!

    1 · May 30, 2013

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