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Meet the Ambassadors…

18/05/2015 The Institute of Fundraising (IoF) today announced that seven ‘Best You Can Be Ambassadors’ will be released in the lead up to National Fundraising Convention 2015.

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IoF Standards Committee to review Code and Guidance in light of death of Olive Cooke

15/05/2015 The Institute of Fundraising (IoF) Standards Committee will bring together representatives from across the charity sector to review any learning from the tragic death of Olive Cooke. The Fundraising Standards Board (FRSB), Public Fundraising Regulatory Association (PFRA) and charities have all agreed to feed into the review.

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Statement on the death of Olive Cooke

15/05/2015 Responding to reports around the death of Olive Cooke, Peter Lewis, chief executive of the Institute of Fundraising, said: “Olive was clearly an incredibly generous supporter of charities both in terms of her donations and as a fundraiser with the Poppy Appeal and we extend our deepest condolences to her friends and family.

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Events & Training


02/06/2015 We’re all used to attending events where we hear about the enviably great successes of other charities, but never get to find out what happens when things don’t quite go to plan… This half day event is designed to fill that gap.

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National Fundraising Convention 2015

06/07/2015 As the biggest and best professional fundraising event in Europe, the National Fundraising Convention is the must-attend event of the year for all fundraisers and suppliers. Over 2,500 attendees join together as one community, with fundraisers of all different levels from all types and sizes of organisation, at an event designed to inform, refresh, innovate and re-energise.

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IoF Academy

The IoF Academy runs a series of one- and two-day training courses on a wide range of fundraising topics.

New dates are regularly added; upcoming courses include:

For details on all courses confirmed to date and to book visit the Training and Events Calendar.

Qualifications booking now:

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