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Everything You Need to Know About Crowdfunding (in 3 Minutes or Less)

Do you like the sound of crowdfunding, but not sure what it’s all about? Here’s your super-quick guide to all things crowdfunding to help you get started! What’s crowdfunding? Crowdfunding is a way of raising money from a ‘crowd’ of individuals interested in your project, cause or idea. It’s become one of the world’s favourite alternative finance methods, since it

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FPEI explores the role of Entrepreneurship in Creative Sector in Next Round of Popular Programme

Malta’s artists and creatives have the chance to learn entrepreneurial skills through the upcoming FPEI and Arts Council Malta initiative   First introduced last year, the Entrepreneurship for Creatives, Artists and Cultural Managers Programme aims to support the growth of Malta’s creative or cultural sectors, by building the entrepreneurial skills of individuals or groups working within them. The initiative is

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New Campaign Crowdfunds Camino Walk for Sports Charity

Christine Gingell will walk the final stage of the famous Camino de Santiago to raise funds for The Jonathan Chetcuti Program A new crowdfunding campaign sponsors a trek on the Camino de Santiago, to raise funds for young athletes as part of The Jonathan Chetcuti Program. From September 7 – the day after the close of the online campaign on

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Applications Open for Second INCrowd Project

Young entrepreneurs can now apply for the EU project’s next round, with a chance to grow their ideas at a crowdfunding academy in Padua, Italy   The second round of the popular INCrowd project is set to take a select number of young people on a fully funded trip to an international crowdfunding academy in Padua, Italy, this November. Applications

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New Campaign Crowdfunds to Help Vulnerable Children in Uganda

The YOOTE CARES Africa project supports the health and education needs of orphans and vulnerable children in poverty-stricken areas of Uganda A new crowdfunding campaign on local platform Zaar hopes to raise funds to support children in Uganda. YOOTE CARES Africa started in January 2019, with the mission to address the health and education needs of disadvantaged children and youths

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Hugely Successful Zaar Campaign Funds Outdoor Playground in Ethiopia

The campaign fundraised via a trek on the Camino De Santiago, in a bid to build an outdoor sports facility commemorating Jonathan Chetcuti. A crowdfunding campaign on local platform Zaar has raised nearly five times its funding goal to build a new outdoor sports court in Ethiopia named after the late Jonathan Chetcuti. Led by Jonathan Dalli, Mr Chetcuti’s close

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Zaar Puts Opportunities in Action at Networking Event

Local entrepreneurs celebrated the INCrowd Erasmus+ project at the event, while networking with the local business community. A networking event hosted by The Foundation for the Promotion of Entrepreneurial Initiatives (FPEI) and the island’s only reward-based crowdfunding platform, Zaar, has brought together entrepreneurs from across Malta to celebrate the Erasmus+ project, INCrowd. At the Opportunities in Action event, held on

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Sikura Brand Crowdfunds to Help Keep Women Safe

Funds raised via the Zaar campaign will support Sikura, a line of devices for women in Malta to use in abusive or life-threatening moments of crisis. A recently launched crowdfunding campaign on Zaar hopes to ensure that no woman feels alone and helpless on Malta’s streets again. Following the series of recent murders of women across the Maltese Islands, the

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Urgent Crowdfunding Appeal Launched for Kenyan Children

The Zaar crowdfunding campaign by Sponsor My Future supports the lives and education of vulnerable children living in extreme poverty in Kenya A crowdfunding campaign on Zaar hopes to raise sponsorship fees for children in desperate need of help in Kenya. Launched by Sponsor My Future, the urgent appeal will help four orphans – who have no known relatives or

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il-lokal Crowdfunds for New Creative Hub in Valletta

Through the Zaar campaign, il-lokal hopes to fund a new workshop and retail space for artists and creatives in Malta Popular online and Valletta-based shop il-lokal has launched a crowdfunding platform on Zaar to support the move to a larger workshop space in a more central location in the capital. Starting as an online shop in 2020, il-lokal brings together

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Take Your Idea to Brussels with INCrowd

The exciting new EU project gives young people the chance to get their ideas off the ground at a Brussels crowdfunding academy A new Erasmus+ EU Project by the Foundation for the Promotion of Entrepreneurial Initiatives (FPEI) aims to develop the ideas and projects of young people across Malta and Gozo – and help transform them into reality. Through INCrowd,

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