Key Questions for Civic Crowdfunding

I have begun developing a research collaboration with Katie Lorah from the civic crowdfunding organization ioby. We’ve decided to “think out loud,” and share some of our early thoughts about civic crowdfunding in an article published yesterday on Planetizen titled “More Than Money: Civic Crowdfunding for Participatory Community Development.” In the article we discuss three possible perspectives on civic crowdfunding, and identify some key questions about it. Take a look and share your thoughts with us about this exciting new community development tool.

Author: Rob Goodspeed