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New guide launched to help charities choose online giving platforms

09/10/2014 Making the most of digital donations: A practical guide to selecting and using online giving platforms has been launched today by the Institute of Fundraising (IoF) and Charity Finance Group (CFG).

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No ordinary training course – IoF launches Major Donor Residential (MDR) 2015

16/09/2014 The Institute of Fundraising (IoF) have announced the dates for next year’s ‘must attend’ learning event for major donor fundraisers, following the success of the inaugural MDR in February 2014.

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IoF statement on Channel 4 Dispatches

12/08/2014 IoF response to Channel 4's Dispatches programme broadcast on 11th August 2014

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Events & Training

Fundraising from Lottery, Raffles and Gaming Conference

10/11/2014 With so many charities using raffles, prize draws and gaming-led acquisition to obtain new supporters, how do you choose the most appropriate route to maximise their potential in the longer term?

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Legacy Fundraising Conference

17/11/2014 How to make your organisation noisy about legacies.

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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 courses booking now include:


Applications for the International Advanced Diploma in Fundraising are being welcomed by the team throughout the next two months; more details can be found here.

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