Simon Blake, chief executive of Brook
Blogs

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.

Share

A charity CEO's top ten social media tips

« First | previous | Displaying 17 to 24 (of 44) | next | last »

Unicef’s Own a Colour initiative raises £85,000 in six weeks

The Unicef campaign which allows donors to buy one of nearly 17 million colours has raised more than £85,000 in its first six weeks.

Donors not able to predict own giving habits

Donors do not accurately predict what kinds of messages will get them giving, according to new research from eBay and nfpSynergy.

A million shoppers donate with Pennies in year one

One million people have rounded up their pizza, toy and travel purchases to the pound for charity in the first year of the Pennies scheme.

DEC breaks text donation record

The Disasters Emergency Committee has announced that the East Africa Crisis Appeal has raised the highest amount of any of its campaigns through text donations, without taking away from other donation channels.

Hopefully there is a handy recycling bin somewhere for this report which pays little attention to sector views, or indeed the ethos of the sector.

» Have your say on the Hodgson Review: a quick poll

Everyday Hero acquired by Blackbaud

Blackbaud has acquired peer-to-peer fundraising platform Everyday Hero in a purchase which suggests competition could get even more fierce in the online giving platform market in the UK.

Payroll Giving in Action launches smartphone app

Payroll Giving in Action has launched a mobile app which enables users to access its Giving Online service through their smartphone.

Everything Everywhere launches text appeal for Unicef East Africa appeal

Unicef is due to receive a boon from Everything Everywhere mobile customers as the operator launches an appeal for the charity’s East Africa crisis work.

SMS donations take off as DEC raises £42m for East Africa crisis

The Disasters Emergency Committee has raised more than £1m in text donations, five times more than its past record, to bring the total for its East Africa Crisis appeal to over £42m.

« First | previous | Displaying 17 to 24 (of 44) | next | last »

Directory

Search the Directory

 

The Civil Society Directory is a comprehensive and effective resource for finding organisations and people in the sector.