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National Payroll Giving Excellence Awards 2014

27/10/2014 The Institute of Fundraising has today announced the shortlist for this year’s National Payroll Giving Excellence Awards.

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Scottish Fundraising Award winners recognised in Glasgow ceremony

22/10/2014 Scotland’s flagship fundraising awards took place in Glasgow last night, Tuesday 22 October. The annual event – organised by the Institute of Fundraising - recognises Scotland’s outstanding fundraisers over the past year in group and individual categories.

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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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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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Individual Giving Conference

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.

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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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