September 26th, 2018
Tilt Canada’s first anniversary: Snapshot of what Canadians are Tilting
This month Tilt is celebrating its one year anniversary in Canada, releasing new data on how Canadians from coast to coast are collecting money on Tilt for everything from rallying communities through inspirational fundraisers to more everyday uses with friends, family and colleagues.
Now every two minutes Canadians are tapping into the power of collective action through Tilt, changing the way we make social payments - especially on mobile.
Here’s a snapshot of Tilt in Canada:
- The average Canadian tilt collects $600 with the help of at least 5 contributors
- Every two minutes Canadian are contributing or collecting money on Tilt
- With 80% of Tilt users accessing the platform through their phones, organizers can now start a tilt in less than 30 seconds and invite their friends to contribute
What Canadians are tilting:
- Queen’s Winter Classic - Queen’s University student Ali Gaudio decided to replicate the Winter Classics in her backyard by tilting funds to create an ice-rink and inviting all her friends to join
- Fundraising for Cancer - Canadian student Alex Mann raised over $11,000+ in celebration of being cancer-free for five years
- Camping trips, Cottage/Cabin weekends, Bachelorettes, Honeymoon Funds, Rent/Utilities
Tilt was founded in 2012 by James Beshara and Khaled Hussein with the mission to power the collective creation of the world. Canada was the first country Tilt launched in outside of the US and has set the standard for Tilt’s international playbook as the platform looks to expand in 7 countries by end of 2015.
The National Crowdfunding Association of Canada (NCFA Canada) is a cross-Canada non-profit actively engaged with both social and investment crowdfunding stakeholders across the country. NCFA Canada provides education, research, leadership, support and networking opportunities to over 1100+ members and works closely with industry, government, academia, community and eco-system partners and affiliates to create a strong and vibrant crowdfunding industry in Canada. Learn more About Us or visit ncfacanada.org.