This is a collection of the best crowd funding themes for WordPress. Crowdfunding (alternatively crowd financing, equity crowdfunding, or crowd-sourced fund raising) has really grown in popularity as a method of raising money via the internet with its huge reach to support all types of projects and activities by individuals and organizations.
If you want to create your own niche crowdfunding community website similar to the likes of Kickstater, Indiegogo or Crowdfunder, or you simply need to build a website for a single project you’d like to raise money for, then these WordPress themes are a great solution. The 10+ excellent crowdfunding WordPress templates below will help you build a professional crowd funding website up quickly, easily and cheaply.
[Updated: 1 October, 2014]
Fundify WordPress Theme
Fundify is an amazing crowd funding WordPress template that allows you to easily create your own crowd funding website with WordPress. It has a front end submission form that allows people to easily submit new campaigns. They can set the goal amount, the length of the campaign, and images and video can also be easily added to the campaign page. Once submitted, campaigns are set to “pending” for a site administrator to review and publish. Visitors can browse the site and “back” campaigns they are interested in supporting. Campaign “Backers” can pledge specified amounts of money towards a project and receive rewards for their contributions. The theme integrates with the PayPal Adaptive Payments extension to preapprove a pledge amount, so the pledged amount will be charged and backers receive their reward only if a campaign reaches its goal in the time specified. Its supports 20+ payment gateways including PayPal, Stripe, Google Checkout, etc, and has a mobile responsive design.
Campaignify WordPress Theme
Campaignify is a multi-purpose crowd funding website theme for WordPress. The premium theme is designed for single campaign fundraising, making it the perfect solution for people wanting to create a dedicated website to raise funds for one project. It could be used for non-profit crowdfunding, technology projects, app or software development projects, new inventions or anything else you need to raise money for. Campaignify gives you a website with all the best features of a Kickstater campaign, but without any of the fees, limitations and hassles because it’s your own website that you have total control of. More details.
500 Framework Theme
Theme 500 is a free crowdfunding WordPress theme that seamlessly integrates with the Ignition Deck WordPress crowd funding plugin. Ignition Deck is a powerful and featured packed WordPress Crowd funding platform that lets you to crowdfund, pre-sell or raise funds for projects. The 500 Framework theme has a clean white design (dark version also available) which you can use as is, or for a base to build on. It has a customisable homepage that lets you display any number of new projects. It includes Font Awesome, widget ready sidebars, custom menus and is 100% responsive.
500 Maximus is a premium crowd funding WordPress theme from IgnitionDeck designed for single project websites. 500 Maximus runs as a child theme for the 500 Framework – a WordPress crowdfunding framework that integrates seamlessly with the powerful Ingition Deck WordPress crowdfunding plugin. The theme has a clean, flat design, robust colour options and powerful selection of custom widgets designed for building an attractive website for a single project you wish to raise funds for. It’s fully responsive and will automatically adapt to work on any screen size and mobile device. You can find out about all the features / functionality and more information about the IgnitionDeck Crowdfunding platform here.
500 Classic Theme
500 Classic is a child theme for the 500 Framework theme and uses the Ignition Deck WordPress crowd funding plugin. It features a large featured project on the homepage and a tried and true grid layout to display the other projects. Alternatively you could use the theme for a single project as shown below.
Franklin WordPress Crowdfunding Theme
Franklin is a premium crowd funding WordPress theme with a 100% responsive, elegant and bloat free design. You can use the theme for both single campaign websites and community oriented crowd funding websites. It uses the Crowdfunding plugin and the Easy Digital Downloads plugin for its crowdfunding features separating the functionality from the theme which is good. Key features include: unlimited colours with 6 pre-set colour palettes, 8 background textures, 5 custom widgets (Campaign Updates, Campaign Video, Campaign Pledge Levels, Campaign Backers, Sofa Posts), widgetzied campaign page, blog section and more.
CrowdPress WordPress Theme
CrowdPress is an attractive and customisable crowd funding theme. The premium theme is powered by the free Easy Digital Downloads and Crowdfunding plugins. It has a big, bold design and is quite customisable. You can change the colours, styling and fonts and the Page customizer lets you change the layout, hideable items and other fun options. The mobile responsive layout ensures it will work on desktops, tablets and mobile phones.
Fundingpress WordPress Theme
The FundingPress theme allows you to create your own crowd funding site quickly and easily. No third party plugins are needed with this theme and it utilises PayPal Adaptive Payments. The site Admin can choose between collecting the fundings themselves or enabling the user to do so. In the theme options the admin can set up the percentage of commission he wants to keep on each project, and payments are paid directly to each of the Paypal accounts. The theme uses custom front end forms for all the data, and it has a custom backend admin panel with lots of options for customisation. A Page Builder lets you create you project pages with drag and drop ease. It has unlimited colour options and a mobile responsive design.
Mission WordPress Theme
Mission is a mega church WordPress theme with crowd funding functionality support. The theme is ideal for churches, non profit organisations or other groups that want to have a website that has inbuilt ecommerce functionality to sell things, and fund raising functionality to raise money for projects or whatever cause you want. The theme uses the WooCommerce plugin for ecommerce and IgnitionDeck for the crowd funding functionality. Some of the other features include: unlimited colours, lots of custom widgets, Google maps, events template, team page, a mobile responsive design and more.
CrowdFunding Site Theme
CrowdFunding is a theme for the Group Buying Site platform and is sold in their theme marketplace. The theme lets users easily create and submit fundraising projects to the site where they can be reviewed by the admin. You can set funding goals and limits and also create multiple contribution levels. Customers are given their own account in which they can edit their profile information, view funded deals, earn referral credits, and view their invoices. It supports multiple payment gateways including PayPal, Payfast, Payment Express, Beanstream, Pagseguro, Bluepay, Moneris, Sagepay, and more. Briefly some of the other features include: location based features, customisation options, social and newsletter integration, sales management and reporting, sponsorship directory and more. It also has a mobile ready responsive design.
Gig WordPress Theme
Gig is a premium music and band WordPress theme with support for crowd funding functionality. The theme has full support for the world’s most popular crowd funding plugin IgnitionDeck, so you can raise money for your projects. The crowd funding component is optional so you can use the theme for a music or band site or other projects. It is mobile ready with a responsive design and retina support. It has a colour picker to change colours, custom post types for events, music, band members, and galleries, support for WordPress post formats, 5 different homepage templates, translation options and more.
Funder Crowdfunding WordPress Theme
The Funder theme is a WordPress crowd funding theme built on the powerful Bootstrap framework. It uses the Astoundify plugin and Easy Digital Payments for functionality. The theme lets you create a professional looking crowd funding platform that has a simple 4 step process for users to register their projects. It has a drag and drop manager to easily layout the design of the site as you like.