7 Jul 2015
Amid fierce competition for growth, Alzheimer’s Society has managed to secure year-on-year growth of its trust fundraising income for the past seven years.
Knowing when not to write a funding bid to a trust or foundation is one of the key principles in trust fundraising. Here Ben Wittenberg shares the ten questions the DSC asks itself before it even considers putting together an application.
Andrew Scadding mulls over the implications of the hung parliament on the charity sector.
Civil society organisations are facing a worrying period of insecurity as a hung parliament appears nigh on certain, many sector commentators warned today.
Why shouldn't charities pay celebrities if they consider it a good investment?
Trusts and foundations have been traversing troubled waters, but so far managed to stay the course with their grantmaking. Celina Ribeiro investigates how grantmakers have reacted to the downturn and how they are preparing to navigate the future.
Old perceptions of fundraisers as a necessary evil are still holding back top fundraisers from being considered for chief executive roles. But Jackie Mendoza says fundraisers have a lot to offer
Alzheimer’s Society has a special advantage in fundraising runs as the official charity partner of the Bupa Great Run Series – but this doesn’t make getting runners to raise cash any easier. Jayne Phenton takes us through the charity’s efforts to improve runner loyalty and fundraising return.
Year after year Christians Against Poverty is recognised as one of the best organisations to work for in the UK. Luke Boulton describes what makes the charity such a good workplace.
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