13 Mar 2014
A group of 26 hospices across the North West have bought £32,000 of prime time advertising space to launch a campaign raising awareness of the need for communities to support their local hospices.
Supporter stories, we all know, are exceptionally powerful. Catherine Miles explains how fundraisers can encourage, manage and use user-generated content to engage and inspire supporters.
Beyond #charitytuesday and ‘nipnominations’, social media is finally starting to make a difference for fundraising, says Celina Ribeiro.
A major donor programme needs the support from key leaders within your charity. Wanda Hamilton shares advice on what leadership skills and actions are needed, and how to encourage them.
NCVO and the Charities Aid Foundation have ditched their annual co-produced philanthropy report, UK Giving, after the 2012 report prompted much criticism within the charity sector.
Think tanks should be required by law to list all their donors and the amount of their donations, every year. We would probably find that, indirectly, they are as heavily funded by government as charities but with a lot less value to society.
Breast cancer awareness charity CoppaFeel! has seen more than a 2,000 per cent increase in hits to its website since last week’s launch of the “Check ‘em Tuesday” campaign.
Four years after the proposal to abolish cheques was thwarted, government has opened a consultation into bringing cheque technology into the 21st century.
Tobin Aldrich stepped in to the new role of global fundraising director at Sightsavers last November. He talks about ambition and what people really want from fundraisers.
25 Mar 2014