Category Archives: New Partner Platform Launch

Oberlin College Launches their Crowdfunding Site

We here at Launcht could not be more pleased to have Oberlin College as a new Launcht Client. Have a look at their new platform that is using our new Skyline layout!

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Rollins College and The Riddle of Success

Now, building off of the recent post about the success of matching grants, here is a riddle: What is better for a 24-hour crowdfunding campaign than a matching grant? The rather obvious answer: TWO generous donors. Rollins College in Winter … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding: A tool for change in Latino Philanthropy

Thirty years ago, a group of Latinos working in various philanthropic organizations became increasingly aware of the lack of diversity within the sector. Latinos were neither well represented in the donor base nor were projects and programs within the Latino … Continue reading

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Florida Funders Brings Launcht Equity Platform to its Members

Florida Funders – an online portal linking Florida based investors to Florida based tech entrepreneurs – recently opened an equity crowdfunding marketplace for member investors to consider and fund startup companies. Florida Funders worked with Launcht to build and launch the … Continue reading

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Following Up with Mandy Calara, CEO of CrowdFranchise

Last week, I talked to CrowdFranchise CEO and Founder Mandy Calara about his company’s recent closing on a deal to bring a crowdfunded frozen yogurt chain to Chicago. In the eyes of Calara, franchising was a natural candidate for crowdfunding because … Continue reading

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Vassar College Crowdfunding Success Story

February 20th was a big day at the Vassar College Office of Alumnae/i Affairs and Development (OAAD). Not only did they raise nearly $150,000 in a single day of crowdfunding, but, as Senior Director Willa McCarthy explains “it was a … Continue reading

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Launcht Client Closes Deal on First Crowdfunded Franchise Location

When CrowdFranchise – the web’s first marketplace for crowdfunding new franchising endeavors – launched back in December, CEO Mandy Calara had an idea that he was on to something big. “There are more franchises that are open on a yearly basis than … Continue reading

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The Reasonableness of the Unreasonable Institute

Banks Benitez, Chief Entreprenuer Office for the Unreasonable Institute has the concrete explanation of a complex business plan down to an art: “We want the Unreasonable Institute to be an unfair advantage for entrepreneurs.” That is what they do at the Unreasonable … Continue reading

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#GivingTuesday

Some of you may be thinking, “We’ve already had Black Friday, Shop Local Saturday, (Sunday we rest) Cyber Monday, and now you’re asking us to label yet another day in this epic kickoff to the holiday season? What is this turning … Continue reading

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The Diverse Applications of White Label Crowdfunding Technology

Here at Launcht we celebrate every time one of our clients takes our platform and employs it in a new and exciting way. In the past few weeks two clients in particular–As Seen On TV and The Jewish Federation of … Continue reading

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