13 Nov 2014
Paul Farmer, chief executive of Mind, has been appointed the chair of the Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations, while Sharon Allen, chief executive of Skills for Care, has been appointed vice-chair.
St John Ambulance has received a prestigious award for its Life Lost campaign, taking gold at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival.
Vodafone has become the first mobile phone operator to commit to passing on to charities 100 per cent of donations via its text message services.
Surely a more accurate one-line representation of this study is that 6 out of 10 people DO stop for charity fundraisers?
Payment-by-results has been introduced within three government departments over the past week.
The Department of Health (DoH) and the Department for Communities and Local Government (CLG) have pledged to work with Compact Voice to ensure they follow Compact principles when making cuts or changes to funding application processes.
Could charity magazines and newsletters be the next big thing in fundraising? A redesign of SPANA’s magazine brought in an RoI of 3:1, explains Mark Phillips.
In a profession charged with raising money, it is no wonder that fundraisers have often overlooked volunteers, concerned as they are with giving away their time. But Celina Ribeiro finds some charities are starting to realise these supporters have a lot more to give.