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What to Know Before You Launch

Eligibility 101: What can I raise money for? What CAN'T I raise money for?

On ioby, anyone with a great idea for change in their community can raise funds, find volunteers, and access our training and resources. To fundraise on ioby, your project must: be based in the United States...

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When and how will we get our funds?

You'll receive your funds within 7 business days of closing your campaign. Once you've finished crowdfunding, let your Leader Success Strategist know that you're ready to receive your funds. They'll send you a...

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What resources and support will I get from ioby?

ioby isn't like any other crowdfunding platform. We'll provide tailored, one-on-one support throughout your campaign. We offer a number of online resources like national learning webinars with other project ...

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Step 1: Build your team, plan your asks

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Step 2: Plan your story

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Step 3: Plan to get the word out

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Step 4: Build your Campaign Page

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Top tips for fundraising success

Here at ioby, we've helped thousands of local leaders run successful campaigns and bring their great ideas to life. We've collected these best practices and distilled them down to our top tips for fundraising s...

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Soft Launch: The Smart Start to Fundraising

What's a "soft launch"? At the start of your campaign, you may be tempted to blast your campaign out on social media. But wait! First, reach out to your closest networks of friends, family, and colleagues an...

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What if my budget is big? (Over $10,000)

We consider any project more than $10,000 to be a big-budget project. Big-budget projects require a robust strategy, so take a look at the tried and true practices that have helped ioby Leaders raise thousands ...

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