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MS Society warns web users of personal data breach after hacking scare

2 Oct 2015 | Emily Corfe
Tags: Data

The MS Society has written to approximately 25,000 of its web users to warn them their personal information may have been accessed by hackers.


MS Society warns web users of personal data breach after hacking scare

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Social Charity Spy: Dogs Trust promise ‘children will ditch the tech… if they have a dog’

The Dogs Trust has launched an online campaign encouraging parents to buy their children a pet dog to keep them from spending too much time glued to technology.

Oxfam uses new app to encourage shop visitors to donate online

Oxfam is the first charity to use a smartphone messaging app to encourage visitors to its shops to engage with the charity’s online content.

Diabetes UK launches mobile phone membership scheme

Diabetes UK believes it is the first charity to offer its membership content by text message in return for a monthly £3 donation.

 Kim Lawther, assistive technologist, with a student from Craig y Parc school in Cardiff

Disability charity Scope has announced a £1m partnership with broadband provider Virgin Media to use digital technology in new ways.

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.

» Daniel Phelan dies, aged 58

Nearly one in ten people donated by text last year

Text donation was worth £115m to charities in 2014 and is expected to grow to £124m in 2015, according to the premium rate regulator’s annual market report.


JustGiving launched a free guide yesterday to help charities use data to shape fundraising strategies.

Institute of Fundraising unveils new mobile-compatible website

The Institute of Fundraising has unveiled a new mobile-compatible website which it says better “reflects its most up-to-date branding”.

Get a mobile compatible website or lose donors, Google executive tells charity conference

It is "not an option" for charities to have websites which don't work on mobile, because donors are increasingly "giving on the go", a Google executive told a charity audience yesterday.

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