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Educating Social Entrepreneurs, Volume II by Maria Aggestam, Paul Miesing

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CHAPTER 28

How to Crowdfund Your Venture

Stephanie Black

University at Albany, State University of New York

Introduction

In this exercise, you will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge learned about crowdfunding to develop and fund a social venture.

Learning Objectives

To familiarize participants with how to raise capital via crowdfunding

To learn how to develop a business on the Internet

Optional: To actually fund a real project via a crowdfunding portal

Group Size

This exercise can utilize any number of groups of three to five members each. There should be enough members to encourage to help develop the business idea and learn how to launch it via a portal. The class may want to be divided based on interest level in different ...

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