Civil Society Christmas Charity Quiz
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Civil Society Christmas Charity Quiz

19 Dec 2014

It's the last Civil Society News bulletin before Christmas, and we know and you know that you're just sitting at your desk waiting for the holidays. So we thought we'd see how much you know about the sector you work in. Take our festive quiz and find out how much of a charity nerd you really are.

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Civil Society Christmas Charity Quiz

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Blackbaud launches online giving platform for individual fundraisers

Blackbaud has launched its online giving platform, everydayhero, for fundraisers in the UK in a bid to give its 350 Heroix users access to a wider pool of fundraisers.

Fundraisers should engage more with older people online, new research shows

Charities could be missing out on donations by not engaging with older people through online and mobile channels, according to new research.

Smart charity wristbands

A new wristband that will enable people to make faster donations with just a tap of a smartphone, is being tested by several leading charities.

Virgin Money Giving launches app following year of growth

Virgin Money Giving has launched an app for users after reporting that 30 per cent of traffic to its platform last year came via mobile. 

NGOs need to look more closely at expense claims from their staff, in particular from UK staff based overseas as expatriates, and from staff who travel from the UK to field offices and projects overseas.

» VSO to slash overheads by a third

WaterAid runs water petition for World Water Day

Celebrities including Simon Pegg, Joanna Lumley and JLS founder Ortise Williams have added their signature to WaterAid’s wall of water in Canary Wharf to commemorate World Water Day.

Three crowdfunding initiatives launched in two days

Three separate crowdfunding initiatives pledging to unlock grassroots giving were launched within two days of each other this week as crowdfunding juggernaut Kickstarter announces it’s raised £22m in its first year in the UK.

Generation Y-Not Give? Engaging with donors of the future

Charities can get young people giving. Helen Donald shares insights to help fundraisers speak to Generation Y donors in the right way

PBee, the Britain's Personal Best mascot

The chief operating officer at Britain’s Personal Best, the £1m Olympic legacy project that will culminate in a national mass participation weekend in early October, is confident that it will meet its first-year participation targets of 6,500 charities and community groups and 125,000 individuals.


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