Lucy Caldicott appreciates the passion which makes fundraisers keen to ensure they get the credit for their successes, but she suggests sometimes it is good to sit back and just celebrate a success for its own sake.
Young Bristol looked no further than its own services and skills for a new fundraising product. Steve Smith explains how the charity turned its abseiling expertise into a fundraising moneymaker.
The fundraising profession is often described as a young one, and that is true. While it can take decades to forge an impact on the sector, some young fundraisers are getting noticed early.
Over the last few years most charities have done well to keep fundraising income steady. Some, however, have shot up. Celina Ribeiro speaks to four charities about how they have grown.
Following Jeff Brooks' blog yesterday which claimed commercial-style branding does not work for charities, Gill Warnock issues a practical response outlining ways to make branding work for you.
Sometimes it’s just basic mistakes and oversights that will see a grant application end up in the bin. Tom Traynor reveals funders’ biggest gripes about grant applications.