12/11/2014 Companies from across the UK have come together to celebrate the success of Payroll Giving at this year’s National Payroll Giving Excellence Awards held at the Treasury in Whitehall.
10/11/2014 Today marks the release of the third annual IoF Partners in Fundraising Awards (PiFA’s) shortlist. The PiFA’s celebrate the contribution of suppliers in the fundraising sector.
07/11/2014 At a Ceremony at the University of London last night over 262 fundraisers graduated from the Institute of Fundraising's (IoF) Academy.
01/12/2014 Individual giving by the general public is by far the largest source of charities’ income from donations. People give in many ways and through many routes, and a fundraisers’ skill is knowing which methods will yield the most in which circumstances.
02/03/2015 Multi million pound donations are now at their highest level since 2008 so cultivating a meaningful and productive relationship with your donors is more crucial than ever in order to secure these funds for your own organisation. Major donor fundraising is key to securing unrestricted funding and donors can also act as influential advocates for your cause and help secure smaller gifts along the line.
16/03/2015 With many organisations still reeling from heavy funding cuts; the cultural sector must act now to diversify income sources. But how do you persuade the general public that culture is just as important to the social, economic and emotional wellbeing of the community as other causes seeking their donations? And once you’ve overcome the first hurdle, how do you know where to really dedicate your time and resources to get the best return on your investment?