Thursday October 29, 4:00 – 5:30pm
Crowdfunding is expected to raise over $10 billion in 2015, and is getting a lot of buzz these days. Join ioby to hear how this versatile fundraising tool can help walking advocates increase their funding and grow community engagement. ioby is a national, nonprofit crowdfunding platform designed to support community-led, neighbor-funded projects. Their vision of ‘crowd-resourcing’ makes it relevant to a wide variety of walking advocates from the sectors of public health, community development, philanthropy and more. Through real-life case studies of successfully-funded projects, this session will give attendees a firm understanding of when and how to use crowdfunding effectively.
Presented by Ethany Uttech, Partnerships Manager, ioby (in our back yards)