The GlobalGiving Accelerator program, arguably the largest global crowdfunding campaign is set to assist individuals or organisations in taking fundraising to a high level.

The programme presents an opportunity for individuals and their respective organisations to build skills, access tools, and grow a  base of supporters to achieve crowdfunding success. The virtual training program connects nonprofits, donors, and companies in nearly every country.

When you graduate, your company becomes a permanent member of GlobalGiving, and you’ll have access to all the tools, teaching, and one-on-one support available in the GlobalGiving community.


  • GlobalGiving will provide over $20,000 grant and bonus prizes
  • Organisations that successfully complete the GlobalGiving Accelerator by raising at least $5,000 total from a minimum 40 different donors will earn:
  • Permanent membership in the GlobalGiving community, including ongoing opportunities to attract new corporate and individual donors
  • Inclusion in a GlobalGiving press release announcing the Accelerator graduates
  • A custom media kit to help promote your accomplishment
  • A certificate of completion from GlobalGiving
  • Additional promotional opportunities, including through GlobalGiving social media or homepage, for top-performers
Bonus Prizes
  • Bonus day: During Accelerator, GlobalGiving will have one bonus day during which GlobalGiving will march online donations up to 1,000
  • Most Fund Raised Prizes: After the Accelerator campaign, the project with most funds raised during the campaign will receive $3,000. The Organisation that raises the second highest amount will receive $2,000 and the organisation with the third highest amount will receive $1,000
  • Most unique donors Prize: At the conclusion of the Accelerator, the project with the most unique donors during the campaign will receive an exclusive reward


  • Open to any registered non-profit
  • Non-profit organisation may be anywhere in the world

How to Apply

Non-profits, donors, and companies can apply by visiting the website, the deadline for application is Monday, October 15, 2018.

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