The Royal British Legion has seen a sixfold growth in the number of supporters accessing its services after launching a digital-first strategy, the Charity Technology Conference heard last week.
Kirsty Weakley rounds up the learning from the Charity Technology Conference, and finds it was less about new gadgets or apps, and more about the people whose lives they change.
Mobile payment company Fonix has announced that it processed over £6.6m worth of text donations for this year’s BBC Children in Need fundraiser.
A session at last week’s Charity Technology Conference about why Macmillan embraced analytics reminded Fran Swaine just how powerful data can be for charities.
He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.
The National Trust has launched a new website as part of a £40 million technology investment programme.
IT professionals must explain how technology helps meet charity priorities if they want to be more than an “overhead
cost”, the director of information services at Barnardo’s told the Charity Technology Conference last week.
The tenth annual Charity Technology Conference took place yesterday, organised by Civil Society Media. There was a host of insightful, informative and witty commentary on Twitter throughout the day.
Charities must use technology to create change or risk 'sliding into insignificance' Zenon Hannick, chief technology officer at Comic Relief, told a Civil Society Media conference yesterday.