About Us

Pinkstart is the new global crowdfunding platform designed for the LGBT community.
A network where you can discover and support awesome projects around the world.

What we do

We connect filmmakers, designers, musicians, writers, engineers... anyone with a great project, with thousands of people to make their dreams become true.

How we do it

Through crowdfunding, sharing the enthusiasm to participate in creative projects.

Our mission is

To create a community coming together to support LGBT projects anywhere around the world.

What can you do?

Whether you are a creator or want to support a project...

Start a project

What is your dream? Making a movie? Recording an album? Building an app? Dream big... and do it!

Raise funds

Use the power of the crowds to raise the funds you need, and make your dream a reality.

Get visibility

Your project will be creating buzz, even before being finished. Can you think of a better publicity?

Discover projects

Discover exciting projects of the LGBT community anywhere in the world.

Share the enthusiasm

Become part of awesome projects with a small support, and get a reward in return.

Be the early bird

Before it became popular, you already knew it would be a success.

What makes us different?

We are different. Pinkstart is a platform built to support the LGBT community.

Your project will have better visibility being in the right place. Pinkstart, is FREE for LGBT non-profit organizations.

How it works

How it works

If you have any questions, we will help you throughout the whole process.

Start a campaign

If you have a creative project and you need the funds, this is your place. Start creating a campaign!

Spread it

We provide you the tools to spread your dream to the community, giving it great visibility.

Raise the funds

With the support of the community, you will raise the funds you need.

Share your success

Your success is our success! Share it with all the people that have supported you.

Explore projects


Millions raised


Projects funded



LGBT Crowdfuding projects

Looking for inspiration?

Discover other awesome projects that were already backed by a crowfunding campaign. What are you waiting for?

Second Class Citizen

4,272 backers / $176,354

Second Class Citizens could be the most important documentary ever about the LGBT community. Ryan James Yezak, the director of the documentary about the history of discrimination faced by the gay community, raised the money through a crowfunding campaign.

Hunting Season

1,574 backers / $151,406

Hunting Season is a smash hit comedy/drama TV series that was made for the web. Launched in September 2012 to a lot of acclaim, attention, press, and social media love. One million of views later, the second season was financed by a crowdfunding campaign.


6,508 backers / $384,375

An american love story. Bridegroom was successfully funded on July 19, 2012 by over 6,500 people on Kickstarter.com becoming the most funded documentary in the history of crowd funding, and was successfully released in the fall of 2013.


4,465 backers / $101,223

'God Loves Gays' billboard campaign aimed to thwart Westboro Baptist's anti-LGBT efforts. Indiegogo users contributed over $100,000 to the project, and the billboard was erected in the town that the Westboro Baptist Church calls home.

More inspiration?

  • “I'm proud to be gay and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me.„

    Tim Cook / Apple CEO

  • “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best in now.„

    Chinese Proverb

  • “An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.„

    Oscar Wilde

Our fees

We support our community, that's why we have the lowest fees of any other crowdfunding platform.
FREE for LGBT non-profit organizations.


LGBT non-profits


Other creators:

Start a campaign: Free

If you reach your goal:


Start now!

Comparing to other

platform fees

5% - 9%

Flexible Funding:. Creators will receive the funds even if the fundraising goal is not reached. Fixed Funding: "All or nothing" model. Creators will receive the funds only if the project reaches its fundraising goal. Payments will only be charged if, the project reachs its fundraising goal. If the project doesn't reach its fundraising goal, Backers will not be charged.

Payment Processor: All the payments are processed by Stripe. Creators will never have access to the Backers credit or debit card information. Stripe fees (Europe: 1.4% + 0.25€ , US: 2.9% +0.30c) will be charged on each payment transaction. Consult Stripe.com for more information.

Pinkstart is a global network! We accept projects from more than 100 countries.

Contact us

Ready to start a project? Tell us about your idea and we will answer you in 48 hours.




Greenpoint, Brooklyn
11222 New York