Study finds that men donate more to charity when the fundraiser is an attractive female
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Study finds that men donate more to charity when the fundraiser is an attractive female 2

17 Apr 2015 | Alice Sharman

Men donate more to online fundraising pages where the fundraiser is an attractive female, and donate competitively with others, a study has claimed today.

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Study finds that men donate more to charity when the fundraiser is an attractive female

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Ukip newspaper advert as posted by Normantron on Reddit

The Royal British Legion has said that it is working to make sure that its poppy is “never again” used in political campaign material after it appeared on a UK Independence Party candidate’s literature.

NFC trial in Henley-on-Thames Credit: Matt Jerwood

Oxfam GB is running a trial of near-field communication technology to allow supporters to both donate to the charity and find out more information about what it does through interactive posters and wristbands.

WWF joins up with Netflix to showcase its projects to a global audience

WWF has announced a partnership with the international streaming service, Netflix, to produce a new natural history programme to tell the stories of some of the world’s rarest animals and remotest natural habitats.

FRSB partially upholds Sports For Champions school fundraising complaint

The Fundraising Standards Board has ruled that fundraising company Sports For Champions did not make it clear how monies would be allocated when fundraising in partnership with a school.

Why shouldn't charities pay celebrities if they consider it a good investment?

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Ice Bucket Challenge effect brings down average online donation amount

The average online donation fell by 8.6 per cent in 2014 to £63.69, according to a survey by fundraising software company Blackbaud - the first drop in the five years the survey has taken place.

WWF penguin adoptions rose by 250 per cent last Christmas

The number of people adopting a penguin over Christmas through WWF-UK increased by 250 per cent on the previous year following a partnership with John Lewis, including a festive advert featuring a penguin.

WPP

The chief executive of the world’s biggest advertising company WPP, has donated £21m worth of shares to his own charity, the JMCMRJ Sorrell Foundation.

Lucy Caldicott steps down from fundraising director job at Clic Sargent

Clic Sargent’s director of fundraising Lucy Caldicott has left Clic Sargent to undertake consultancy work, and has been replaced in the interim by Rachel Kirby-Rider.

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