It’s been almost a year since I was given the honour of becoming Chair of the Institute of Fundraising, and a year in which much has happened to impact on the work of charity fundraisers. And whilst we’re a resilient and optimistic bunch, the current climate is naturally giving us cause for concern.
Quick. You’ve got nine seconds to make me care about your printed material. Or, even worse, FOUR if I’m on your website!
Ruth Sorby, Development Manager at Action for Children, celebrates ten years with the charity this year and looks back at the challenges and successes as a professional fundraiser...
Jamie McIntosh, Fundraising Manager at The Leprosy Mission Scotland, tells us about his fundraising journey, and how fundraisers should aim to be the best they can be, so that our profession can improve as a whole.