Help raise money for tournaments and competitions
Through Crowdfunding you could raise money for travel expenses, equipment and other costs related to sports tournaments or competitions
Imagine you are in this situation: your amateur sports club has worked hard, managed to achieve success in your local league and been invited to take part in a prestigious tournament. However, it will cost hundreds or even thousands in expenses in order for your team to attend, once transportation costs, hotels and other requirements are taken into account.
Crowdfunding can be a good option for those looking to raise money when face with these costs. You could call upon your local community and really engage with your teams personal networks to help your dreams come true. Here are some examples of clubs that have found themselves in that situation, and how crowdfunding allowed them to raise the money they needed.
GB Deaf Women's Football team needed £10,000 to attend the Deaf Football World Cup in Italy
Faced with the costs to attend the World Cup, the GB Deaf Women's Football team decided to crowdfund in order to raise the money they needed. Thanks to a wonderful campaign they managed to raise much more than £10,000, helping support them on their way to Italy and beyond. We made this wonderful clip of them to highlight their story.
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How does crowdfunding work
What is crowdfunding, and how can you use it to fund your appeal.
Become a crowdfunding superstar
See how to tell your story, update your supporters, and share your page to achieve success.
How to verify your account
Find out how to verify your account so that you can begin receiving funds.