Civic Crowdfunding

October 11, 2017, 12pm PDT
New tool empowers neighbors to invest in their forgotten neighborhoods, and create wealth while doing so.
Modern Cities
January 10, 2017, 2pm PST
What do you do when you realize your city is never going to be able to subsidize enough businesses to create the jobs you need?
Modern Cities
August 8, 2016, 6am PDT
Riders in ten cities are raising money to spruce up their bus stops.
April 4, 2016, 2pm PDT
A reply to skeptics about the democratic power and potential of civic crowdfunding platforms.
Katie Lorah
December 8, 2015, 2pm PST
Crowdfunding platforms have attracted attention for their capacity to bring together likeminded people from far-flung corners of the world. Worth building on, however, is the ability of some platforms to bring together neighborhoods and communities.
Robert Goodspeed, Katie Lorah