CrowdGift Academy - Course Schedule

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Spring Activator x Startup Canada Present Startup Finance

Wed April 13, 2016
SpaceKraft Coworking:  
201-4501 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC, Canada
Cost: Free, please RSVP
Join us in Vancouver this Spring for a three-hour Startup Finance event that will equip you with the tools, resources, and mentorship to grow a sustainable, scalable and fully fundable enterprise. This program is delivered by Startup Canada, in partnership with Intuit Canada and the Fundica Roadshow. 
Charlene Tessier - Co-Founder and CEO of CrowdGift will be on site as part of the Mentor Mashup. To signup for this FREE event click here:


Crowdfunding Workshops: Craft Your Story

Conveying a clear and captivating story is the key to success for all crowdfunding campaigns. Your story will not only frame your entire campaign but also your marketing strategies. Building a crowdfunding campaign is tough work but with facilitation and peer feedback, you will build up to 90% of your campaign in under 14 days.
Location: Vancouver - In Person
Mon April 4 - 6-9pm
Wed April 6 - 6-9pm
Sat April 9 - 8am-12pm
Tues April 12 - 6-8pm
Location: Online
Mon April 11 - 6-9pm
Wed April 13 - 6-9pm
Sat April 16 - 8am-12pm
Tues April 19 - 6-8pm

Crowdfunding Workshop: Build Your Community

In this marketing workshop, you will identify your community, build a plan to engage with it and rally them for the launch of your campaign. Best practices indicates 3 months of pre-marketing prior to campaign launch. In this workshop, you will develop a marketing plan to lead up to your campaign as well as to execute during your campaign.
Location: Vancouver - In Person
Mon April 18 - 6-9pm
Wed April 20 - 6-9pm
Sat April 23 - 8am-12pm
Tues April 26 - 6-8pm
Location: Online
Mon April 25 - 6-9pm
Wed April 27 - 6-9pm
Sat April 30 - 8am-12pm
Tues May 3 - 6-8pm

Crowdfunding Workshop: Create Your Campaign Video

Creating a campaign pitch video can seem daunting. But fear no more! In this workshop, you will build a script and select images and music for your campaign video. We will guide you through simple video setup and recording using your own cellphone. We will also teach you basic editing to maximize impact.
Location: Vancouver - In Person
Mon May 2 - 6-9pm
Wed May 4 - 6-9pm
Sat May 7 - 8am-12pm
Tues May 10 - 6-8pm

Crowdfunding Intensive Weekend Workshop

Finding it hard to get started on building your campaign? Join us for this intensive workshop where you will build your whole campaign in just 2 weeks!
This workshop compresses all 3 courses; Craft Your Story, Build Your Community and Create Your Campaign Video.
Location: Vancouver - In Person
Fri Apr 29 - 6-9pm
Sat Apr 30 - 8am - 3pm
Sun May 1 - 8am - 3pm
Fri May 6 - 6-9pm
Sat May 7 - 8am - 3pm
Sun May 8 - 8am - 3pm