Crowdfunding for Non-profits and Start-ups

Event Date: 

Friday, February 6, 2015 - 8:00am to 10:00am

Event Location: 

The Forbes Funds
5 PPG Place
Suite 250
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Join The Forbes FundsThe Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Partnership, and Fygment as we welcome experts from the successful crowdfunding site IndieGoGo for a breakfast workshop. 

Participants will learn:

  • The basics and best practices of crowdfunding and the most important dos and do-nots
  • The value of using a crowdfunding campaign to prove market/consumer traction or competitive differentiation
  • John and Evan's lessons learned about how to activate the city at large

Workshop leaders:
John Vaskis - Senior Director of Hardware, Tech and Design at Indiegogo
Evan Cohen - Hardware and Design Community Manager

Current campaign funding now:  Zeke's Coffee (beating the bulldozers back)

You bring the questions - we'll bring the bagels!

This event is free, but PLEASE RSVP