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Crowdfunding is ...

the practice of funding a project or venture by raising money from a large number of people who each contribute a relatively small amount, typically via the Internet.


Crowdfunding Terminology: Campaign Terms

  • campaign: all activities of the project to reach out topotential supporters
  • time: (often) specified time in which to reach the funding goal
  • goal: sum of money specified by the project owner
  • threshold: minimum funding goal (where applicable)
  • maximum: maximum funding goal (where applicable)
  • rewards: material or immaterial items given to the supporter during reward-based Crowdfunding

Dear partners, at the moment we are lounching a project in Bad Gleichenberg, building a photovoltaic power station (see the picture to have an idea; it's only a model) opposite of our university building in order to signalize our testimony for sustainable energy and technology.
The money for this project will be collected by crowd founding, basing on the idea of collecting money by giving "symbolic value" in the way of symbolic certificats for small donations and little models of the photovoltaic power station for big donations.
We will see how successful we will be to collect the money by this approach and I will keep you informed.
Bye, Harry

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Ceterum censeo mutationem climae esse vincendem.

(Incidentally, I think that global warming must be defeated) 


Prof. (FH) Mag. Mag. Dr. Harald A. Friedl
Assoc. Professor for Sustainability and Ethics in Tourism
Institute for  Health and Tourism Management
FH JOANNEUM - University of Applied Sciences
Kaiser-Franz-Josef-Straße 24
8344 Bad Gleichenberg, Austria
Phone office +43-316/5453-6725
Phone mobil: +43-699/191.44.250


I found this article quite interesting related to the financial management and crowdfunding during the Covid-19 situation.

Thank you for the well-known update about the crowd funding and after reading the whole update we able to clear our thoughts about. Thumbs up with your all the valuable review suggestions and sharing’s about the tour that is just great.