Felicity is External Affairs Officer at the Institute of Fundraising. She manages the media desk and is responsible for the IoF's parliamentary engagement. She tweets at @felicity_iof
In the first news roundup of 2019, Felicity Spencer-Smith takes a look at what’s happening in the fundraising community, including charity ethics and trust, a new philanthropic movement, and the latest in IoF news.
Following her attendance at the first ever GeNErosity Festival, Felicity Spencer-Smith says that putting the ‘place’ at the heart of fundraising campaigns can be a powerful tool to engage supporters.
The IoF team share their personal favourites from the year.
What’s the best way to respond and increase trust and confidence in charities? An expert panel of fundraisers gathered to discuss trust for the final session of last week’s Individual Giving Conference 2018. Felicity summarises the key points of discussion.
A summary of the most recent updates in the charity fundraising sector. Including the latest on the Budget, safeguarding and trust, and the millennial generation's favourite charities.
As the political party conference season draws to an end, we look to an important event in the political calendar – the budget. We address three key areas that the Chancellor should focus on to make the budget work for fundraising.
Summer tends to be quieter than the rest of the year, but there were still some bits of news that caught our eye. So whether you’ve been on holiday, busy or asleep over summer, here’s a summary of what you might have missed.
Felicity summarises the most recent updates in the charity fundraising sector, looking at the latest on the new civil society strategy, local charities' fundraising skills, and the release of the latest Civil Society Almanac.
Felicity summarises the latest goings on in the charity fundraising sector, looking at the latest on giving and public trust, Government’s review on 1p and 2p coins, and a charity focus on BBC Radio 4. It’s been a busy month for the sector, here’s what you might have missed: