crowdfund

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crowdfund

To raise money for something, such as a project or cause, by soliciting donations from a large network of people, often via social media. If the studio won't finance our movie, then we'll have to turn to crowdfunding. I'm crowdfunding to raise money for a local family whose house burned down.
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If we take the statistics - average crowd funds raised in the UK have increased by 47% in the first half of 2015 and the UK is the centre of crowd funding globally.