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.
Charities could be missing out on donations by not engaging with older people through online and mobile channels, according to new research.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Charities can get young people giving. Helen Donald shares insights to help fundraisers speak to Generation Y donors in the right way
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.
The global value of crowdfunding almost doubled in 2012, with a new report predicting it will double again in 2013, reaching $5.1bn.