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A charity CEO's top ten social media tips

15 Apr 2014

There are ups and downs to being a charity chief executive on social media, says Simon Blake, but it's essential to be part of the conversation.

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Match funding campaign for local charities raises over £90,000 in 24 hours

Localgiving.com’s latest match funding initiative raised over  £90,000 for charities in its first 24 hours.

People with most Facebook friends less likely to share charity info, says research

Individuals are relying increasingly on their social networks to deliver information about and opportunities to give to charities, but those with larger networks are less likely to share such information, according to new academic research.

Technology is great but it's not a magic bullet

The launch of a new digital fundraising platform for arts and heritage organisations has made Kirsty Weakley think about how she wants to support them in the future.

Giving Card announces new partners

This week the Giving Card has announced new partnership deals with Mind and with Pizza Hut as it relaunched its website to improve its online presence.

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Barclays cashless mobile payment app could be fundraising tool

Barclays has launched a mobile app which will enable consumers to send money via their phones and could introduce a new way for donors to give to charities.

One million donations made by Domino's customers through Pennies

Domino’s Pizza has raised £175,000 from one million separate donations, for its main charity, Special Olympics Great Britain through the Pennies Foundation microdonation scheme.

Big Give to review match fund after high demand crashed site

The Big Give is reviewing last December’s match fund challenge, which raised more than £11.5m, after unprecedented levels of demand forced the challenge to be postponed for a day.

Christmas cheer as bank gives shoppers contactless cards to donate to charity

A Covent Garden carolling choir has raised £2,500 in cash-free donations after a bank gave local passersby trial contactless cards to donate with.

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