Learn how to utilise crowdfunding in your organisation

Hosted by NetSquared Melbourne

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Are you responsible for fundraising?

Have a project you want your community to support?

Want to use crowdfunding but aren't sure how?

Brendan Rigby, former Director of Venture Support at StartSomeGood, will share how to utilse crowdfunding in your business. He will use real-life examples to explain what makes a campaign successful and how you can avoid making mistakes. Brendan's talk is a must-see for all those planning to use crowdfunding.

Our Speaker (@bjrigby)

Brendan is an education specialist with eight years of experience working as a teacher, researcher and program officer. Most recently, Brendan was an Education Officer with UNICEF in Tamale, Ghana. This year, he is a PhD candidate at the University of Melbourne’s Graduate School of Education. Brendan is studying the literacy practices of out-of-school children in northern Ghana, focusing on Fulani girls as they transition through a Complementary Basic Education program into formal schooling. You can also check out whyeducate, which explores education and development and his photo essay on NFL jerseys in Ghana. Brendan is also the Director of WhyDev - a participatory platform committed to getting development right.

The plan

Join us at 6:00pm for drinks + nibbles. Then get yourself settled for Brendan’s presentation to kick off at 6.30pm. You’ll have a chance to ask questions and get to know your peers throughout! Drinks and nibbles at bar prices.

Your hosts

If you have any questions about this Meetup or just want to say hi, please get in touch with either Rachel @RachelKurzyp or Christie @Christie_Long.

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PRESENTER: @bjrigby
COMMUNITY: #Net2melb and @NetSquared
HOSTS: @RachelKurzyp and @Christie_Long