As a fundraiser, I couldn’t believe that so many of my peers were so negatively affected by making ethical decisions, decisions that must be made as part of our work.
Richard Turner shared his SolarAid story, warts and all, failures as well as successes at the Opening Plenary IoF North West Conference on 27th Sept 2017.
Legacy Foresight has been analysing the British legacy sector for over two decades, and the topic never ceases to fascinate and often move us.
VR, well used is a powerful tool for fundraisers and many charities have reaped the rewards, some of them unexpected. But producing VR content, either 360 degree video or interactive CGI, requires significant investment, so how can one be sure there will be a return on the initial outlay?
The General Election in June and the subsequent appointment of a new Minister for Civil Society can sometimes feel like a long time ago, so I was delighted last week to have the chance to meet with Tracey Crouch MP. Joined by a small team of civil servants, we met in a side room in Parliament to discuss all things fundraising.
Last week the Fundraising Regulator published a consultation on proposed changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice around data protection. With GDPR coming it is of course a hugely important area, and one where there has been a lot of debate and discussion.
We all know that fundraisers come in all shapes and sizes. What it really means to be one is quite variable really, depending on where and on what a fundraiser is working.
Erskine, The Glasgow School of Art, and Pitlochry Station Bookshop are among the winners of the 2017 Scottish Fundraising Awards!
The IoF Fundraising Convention is a crucial time in the year for Tom Dixon, who is Head of Philanthropy at Scope. Here, he explains why he finds it is a time for motivation, re-calibration and being inspired by others.
Exporting ideas and bringing back inspiration from afar... The globalisation of fundraising ideas and opinions
Paul de Gregorio is the Director of Digital Engagement at Open.