Petition power: Why digital petitions can lead to new supporters
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Petition power: Why digital petitions can lead to new supporters

10 May 2016

Slacktivists have been dismissed as a barely engaged subset of charity supporters. At War on Want, digital petitions have proven a powerful avenue for new supporter acquisition, Adina Claire writes.

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Made to measure: Mid-value donors; a lucrative and untapped market

Could mid-level donors provide new income for charities and relief for a saturated mass market? Paul Stein thinks so.

The Young Ones

Time to shine a spotlight on the rising superstars of fundraising in this, our biennial 25 under 35 list.

Fundraisers' failing relationships with boards and executives

Fundraisers would have more success raising money if they spent more time talking to trustees and senior leadership teams, says Ian MacQuillin. Total relationship fundraising might just be the answer.

The cost of innovation: What became of the Innovation in Giving grant recipients?

Five years ago, grant-giving body Nesta and the Cabinet Office created a pot of money to spur innovation in the charity sector. Hugh Radojev takes a look at the fate of the recipients of the Innovation in Giving Fund grants.

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Fundraising Preference Service: the main recommendations

Yesterday a working group outlined the key proposals for the Fundraising Preference Service. We summarise the main recommendations here.

Fundraising Initiatives: The fall of an agency powerhouse

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Love me, love me not: Can relationship fundraising redeem the sector?

Relationship fundraising has been the darling of theorists for decades, but seemingly left on the shelf when it comes to everyday practice. Could it be the route to redemption now fundraising faces its darkest hour, asks Stephen Cotterill.

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