About Jill Brito

Jill Brito is the head of Community Development at Community Funded, a community-focussed crowdfunding and crowdsourcing platform based in Fort Collins, CO. She holds a Bachelor's in Spanish and an MBA from Colorado State University's Global Social Sustainable Enterprise program where her focus of study was crowdfunding. Jill lives in Fort Collins with her husband, Paulo, and enjoys Star Trek and eating enchiladas (preferably at the same time).

How to Crowdfund: It Lives and Dies In Community

Crowdfunding is becoming an ever-popular avenue for not only raising money to realize a project as well as an effective avenue for engaging your community. One of the most common questions I get asked by people creating crowdfunding projects is “what does it take to be successful?” Although there are a wide variety of tactics and tips, at the end of the day, there are four basic best practices that must be followed in order …