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Ain crowd funding webinar

  1. 1. An Idea Nation CrowdFundingWebinar
  2. 2. What is Crowdsourcing?  The process of getting work or funds from a crowd of people, usually online  “More heads are better than one.”  Example:Wikipedia
  3. 3. What is Crowdfunding?  A type of Crowdsourcing that involves obtaining funds from a crowd of people, usually online  Indiegogo and Kickstarter  Endless possibilities: Movies, personal or business projects, new technology, and even medical research  In 2011, 1.5B was raised. In 2012 the industry nearly doubled to 2.7B. Our industry is on track for 5.1B in 2013.
  4. 4. Who Crowdfunds?  Film Makers-Veronica Mars Movie raised 5.7 million  Technology developers- LunaTikTikTok iPod Nano watch raised nearly 1 million (goal was 15,000)  Researchers- MIT media lab crowd funded nearly 3 million to develop a 3D printer for the masses  Musicians-Amanda Palmer raised over 1 million to fund her fourth album
  5. 5. Why Crowdfund?  Social Interaction  Efficiency  Projects gain more exposure to the public in comparison to traditional ways of obtaining funds  Offers feedback before a project is even launched  Great PR in addition to effective capital raising
  6. 6. Success story  Glyncoch, SouthWales is a mining town whose economic climate isn’t ideal due to the sinking mining industry  The town was in need of a Community Centre and did not have enough funds from the Government; they turned to crowd funding and raised the funds the government could not provide
  7. 7. What is An Idea Nation?  a membership site for Crowdfunding projects that have global impact  a global think tank that connects people with common goals so that they can combine resources and achieve more  The global think tank allows people and businesses to band together to donate and decide how money will be spent on their cause of choice.This allows for a more efficient process than traditional ways of raising funds for causes
  8. 8. An Idea Nation and Social Enterprise  An Idea Nation supports 8 main global priorities: Energy, Food/Water, Environment, Health, Education, Freedom, Justice, and Distribution  As an Individual or Business you can choose to support the global priorities you feel passionate about  “Social enterprises are businesses whose primary purpose is the common good.They use the methods and disciplines of business and the power of the marketplace to advance their social, environmental and human justice agendas.” –Social Enterprise Alliance,USA
  9. 9. Social Media and SocialValue  When you support the 8 global priorities you receive social value messaging through social media  We highlight how you are helping others  For Individuals:Tweets,YouTube Videos, and Facebook/Instagram posts will be posted to thank you for your donations  For Businesses:We will provide you all of the social value above plus you will automatically be a recommended merchant within the global think tank
  10. 10. Social Media Statistics  The fastest growing demographic onTwitter is the 55 to 64 age bracket  189 million of Facebook's users are "mobile only.”  YouTube reaches more U.S. adults aged 18 to 34 than any cable network  Every second two new people join LinkedIn  93 % of marketers use social media for business
  11. 11. More Statistics  Social media is now the #1 activity on the Web  LinkedIn has a lower percentage of active users than Pinterest, Google+,Twitter, an d Facebook  25% of smartphone owners age 18-44 say they can’t recall the last time their smartphone wasn’t next to them  Even though 62% of marketers blog or plan to blog in 2013, only 9% of U.S. marketing companies employ a full time blogger
  12. 12. Loyalty Program  An Idea Nation Loyalty Program is a lifetime membership to the “global think tank” which allows you to connect with individuals and businesses that care about the same causes you do  Your Loyalty rewards provide you with: discounts at participating merchants, recurring revenue sources for vetted social good organizations and social media marketing
  13. 13. What is Own a Home Fund?  A platform that allows friends and family to help you fund your new home. Ex: “Grandma buys you the cabinets for your dream kitchen for Christmas”  10 Percent of your funds will go to Habitat for Humanity to help others have a roof over their head too
  14. 14. What we do for you at OwnAHomeFund  We will pool funds from your friends, family and followers so you can purchase a house with minimal borrowing from the bank (Mortgage)  Our mortgage brokers will assist in the transaction ensuring legal, professional funds transfer.When you sell or re-finance, your equity partners reap their rewards or continue in home ownership with you
  15. 15. How to become a lifetime member  Go to  Choose your global priority fund and contribute $8
  16. 16. Hometown Heroes  A way for Realtors, Brokers, and other Independent Professionals to Sponsor community projects and expand their influence  Benefits: •Your own Crowdfunding Ecosystem for your Community •Branded pages with your logo, domain name(s), and videos •A dedicated Community Manager who provides PR & Social Media for you and the projects you Sponsor on your page(s)
  17. 17. Hometown Heroes Continued  Benefits continued •Continuous Social Media engagement & stories of the 'social value' you are bringing to your community based on what your community is doing within AnIdeaNation's 8 Global Priorities •An opportunity to "Be the Bank" & be the "HomeTown Hero" for your Community's funding needs •An additional revenue stream for your business (1% of funds raised) •Business cards and promotional materials for your Crowdfunding Community Ecosystem
  18. 18. Hometown Heroes App  A custom crowd funding app for your business  Includes your Crowdfunding Ecosystem for your Community with your branding & additional info pertaining to your business (i.e. Realty Listings)
  19. 19. “As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.” -Bill Gates