To help charities plan for the future and think about how donation trends might be impacted, we commissioned a new paper from academics Cathy Pharoah and Tom McKenzie. In this blog they outline what the research reveals.
As we introduce our package of support for fundraisers made redundant due to the impact that the coronavirus pandemic has had, Peter Lewis, Chief Executive of the Chartered Institute of Fundraising, says now is the time for solidarity among the fundraising profession.
Caryn Skinner, a member of the Chartered Institute of Fundraising’s Learning and Development Committee, has a message for fundraisers who have been made redundant or are facing the prospect – you will pull through.
Dominic Will, Managing Director of PFS (Personal Fundraising Services Ltd), says that as fundraisers once again take to the streets there has been a sense of optimism around the future of face-to-face fundraising.
Richard Taylor, former fundraising director and winner of the Chartered Institute of Fundraising’s Outstanding Contribution to Fundraising Award, looks at the importance of nimbleness, boldness and focus when reacting to the current climate.
As NCVO launches the latest Civil Society Almanac, Joe Jenkins looks at what the figures tell us about the climate “Before COVID”, and what this means for the sector’s recovery from the pandemic, and the dangers it faces.
As some employees who have been furloughed over the last few months have started returning to work, Stephanie Dotto from CharityJob takes a look at what they should expect when returning to such a changing environment.
Through feats of pure supporter brilliance and inspiring fundraising, the UK public have pushed NHS charities into the spotlight. An unprecedented movement has seen awareness and prominence surge, and record-breaking fundraising become the new normal. In this blog, Nicola Sinclair helps answer the question fundraisers up and down the country have asked themselves ‘what are the NHS charities and what do they do’.
Speaking live from home to 1,500 fundraisers at this year’s Fundraising Convention Online, Sir Lenny Henry provided inspiration, motivation, and laughter in equal measures during his opening plenary.
As they unveil their latest report today at Fundraising Convention Online, Scott Gray, Rapidata lead and head of payments at The Access Group, takes a look at the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on regular giving.