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JustGiving page for Manchester Dogs’ Home receives four donations a second

15 Sep 2014 | Alice Sharman

JustGiving has said that donations going to an appeal for the Manchester Dogs’ Home following an arson attack has doubled its previous record for the highest number of donations per hour.


JustGiving page for Manchester Dogs’ Home receives four donations a second

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Spending cuts 'will put a brake on technology use by small groups'

Civil society’s ability to use communications technology to reach out to service users and other stakeholders will be badly hampered by cuts to support providers’ budgets, the project manager in charge of Navca’s regional ICT champion scheme warned last week.

JustGiving to launch direct debit facility

JustGiving will be launching a direct debit function to its website in the next one to two weeks following a significant rise on regular giving on the site.

Adobe software

Eduserv has extended for two more years its agreement with Adobe offering lower-priced creative software for universities and colleges.

CCITDG decides not to broaden membership, for now

Members of the Charities Consortium IT Directors Group have voted against a proposal to lower the organisational income required for membership from £25m to £10m, but have not ruled out making the change in future.

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.

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Google for Nonprofits coming to the UK

After launching its package for nonprofits in the US last week, Google has confirmed that UK charities will also be able to benefit from Google for Nonprofits in the future.

Charity CRM providers announce partnerships

Two leading customer relationship management (CRM) software providers to the charity sector have announced plans to partner with other companies to improve and expand their services to users.

NCVO overhauls member helpdesk

NCVO has agreed a deal for social enterprise Connect Assist to provide a new multi-channel helpdesk for its members, a solution which will have an increased emphasis on giving online assistance.

JustGiving launches corporate giving platform as part of new push

JustGiving is poised to trial a new company giving platform as part of a strategic push towards corporate giving for the website.

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