• Bank of the West

Let's Act for Impact!

Are you an entrepreneur looking to crowdfund and gain more visibility? Ulule and Bank of the West are committed to celebrating great ideas and we are on a quest for projects. We are creating 5 cohorts in 2 categories: Women Entrepreneurship and Positive Impact. Members in each cohort will benefit from personalized crowdfunding coaching while they prepare to kickstart their Ulule campaign. Selected entrepreneurs will also get a chance to pitch their idea to our community at one of our 'Pitch Pitch' events to earn Bank of the West co-funding grants*.

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In collaboration with

  • Bank of the West

Pitch Pitch events shine the spotlight on creators, makers, and entrepreneurs wanting to make a change and seeking funds to accelerate their projects. Participate in our upcoming Pitch Pitch! Benefits include:

  • Specialized coaching with mentors
  • A workshop to help you create your Ulule page and launch strategy
  • The opportunity to pitch your project in front of a Pitch Pitch crowd during a fun-filled night
  • The chance to showcase your products / service / project to the crowd at a booth during the Pitch Pitch night
  • Extra-exposure across our channels
  • The chance to win Bank of the West Impact Awards for your project

This initiative is inclusive and is open to women from across California along those who identify as women.

Deadline to launch your project is: August 30, 2019

Don't wait! We are only accepting a limited amount of candidates.

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    Bank of the West Impact Award

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FAQ

  • Why should I crowdfund?

    Makers, entrepreneurs and project makers of all sorts use crowdfunding to pre-sell items or to fund their development ambitions (fair costs, purchasing new equipment, storefront launch, etc). Crowdfunding can be for everyone: the project details don’t matter, as long as you’ve got a creative idea or initiative! Our platform allows you to discover and support original, creative and community-minded projects. Projects are funded only if they reach (or surpass!) their objective.
  • Why take part of this operation?

    It’s simple, Ulule will support, coach and accompany you across the creation of your crowdfunding campaign. We’ll then give you some extra visibility and invite you to pitch your project. Why wouldn’t you participate?
  • Why would I take time to launch a campaign on Ulule?

    For various reasons! Because you want to develop your existing community, to create a marketing boost or to collect funds for a specific project. An Ulule campaign can channel a creators existing efforts in an efficient and smart way.
  • I’m afraid this might be a little bit complicated...

    Ulule’s strength is that we coach and support all projects creators throughout the whole process. Don’t worry, you’re never alone.

What is crowdfunding?

Simply put, crowdfunding is the process of collecting funds online in an innovative and fun way. Any creative type of project can work! Whether it’s pre-selling physical products, launching a new company, festival, film or community initiative, Ulule is THE best option to get your idea out into the world and most importantly get the funds to execute it!

About Ulule

Ulule is one of the leading crowdfunding platforms in the world, with over 25,000 projects funded. We provide a unique winning combination for project creators: exclusive and expert coaching, proactive local involvement, and most importantly visibility across an immense group of contributors across the world. This accumulates to an overall 65% project success rate, twice as high as Kickstarter, Indiegogo or any other platforms. You can call us a “no-brainer” when it comes to crowdfunding :)