3D Crowd Weekly Update – 26th May – 168k+ Face Shields Distributed
May 26, 2020

3D Crowd Weekly Update – 26th May – 168k+ Face Shields Distributed

Hi Everyone We hope you are enjoying the weather! Firstly, we have now raised £144,000 on our national Go Fund Me, what a fantastic achievement, but we are still receiving orders for approx 1,000 face shields a day. So we need to keep raising money. We are exploring lots of other funding options too, including …

We’ve raised our Go Fund Me target to £250,000 to meet demand
May 11, 2020

We’ve raised our Go Fund Me target to £250,000 to meet demand

Six weeks after this community grew from nothing, we’ve 3D Printed and dispatched 130,000 face shields. This is an amazing achievement by a community, many of whom have never met each other, though hopefully, many will have made friends for life. We thank each one of them for their commitment and perseverance to make a …

Go Fund Me Update – 7th May
May 7, 2020

Go Fund Me Update – 7th May

If you follow us on social media, you will probably already know that we have now 3D printed and distributed over 100,000 face shields to front line workers across the UK. It’s an amazing achievement, a big thank you to everyone who has donated their time, money, vehicles and 3D printers. We are still getting …

We’ve raised over £130,000 thanks to your kind donations
May 2, 2020

We’ve raised over £130,000 thanks to your kind donations

92,701 face shields have now been sent out to front line workers! WOW, what an amazing 3D Crowd UK community effort. We’ve now raised over £132,000, thank you again for all your donations! It would be great if you could follow 3DCrowdUK on social media and help spread the word, so we can meet our …

3D Crowd UK – Go Fund Me Update – 28th April
April 28, 2020

3D Crowd UK – Go Fund Me Update – 28th April

Firstly a HUGE thank you to everyone who has donated so far. You’ve helped 3D Crowd grow to over 8000 volunteers in only 4 weeks and now with nearly 2,500 hospitals (including Nightingale hospitals) GP surgeries, social care organisations and pharmacies across UK asking for shields we to continue to raise money to support this …

3D Crowd UK – Fund Raising Update – 4th April
April 4, 2020

3D Crowd UK – Fund Raising Update – 4th April

Barely a few days after we got more ambitious about our goal as a movement, the public have smashed the new one! That means we’ve covered a bunch of material costs, and the generous organisers who stepped up and maxed out their credit cards to cover hard-to-get things like visors and elastic can breathe easily …

Support For 3D Crowd UK Keeps On Growing!
March 31, 2020

Support For 3D Crowd UK Keeps On Growing!

WOW! what progress! the amount of support pouring in from around the country and abroad is huge! we have offers of filament, materials and transportation, the final tooling for the visors is complete and we expect them coming in this week. we made another delivery to a hospital, this time over 100 to Morriston hospital …

Daily 3D Printing Capacity Approaches 1,000
March 28, 2020

Daily 3D Printing Capacity Approaches 1,000

The scope of this project has moved so far from the original plan when this was made, it started just as something to help us small-time printers cover the cost but its become so much larger! we have a daily capacity approaching 1000 units and still growing, we are planning bulk orders of vital materials …

Our first delivery to Brighton children’s hospital
March 28, 2020

Our first delivery to Brighton children’s hospital

We have deployment! Our first delivery to Brighton children’s hospital is in use and saving lives! We have huge plans at the moment for the purchase of bulk materials to allow for the production of up to 80 THOUSAND masks! We are currently pricing up the exact process based off our current cost of production …

Our Go Fund Me Hits £10,000!
March 27, 2020

Our Go Fund Me Hits £10,000!

Hello all! Thank you so much for getting us to £10,000, this funding allows a step-change in production volume and methods. The increased volume has necessitated a move towards a centralised assembly and distribution network allowing large orders to be sorted quicker. Huge thanks The 3DCrowd team