When we put out a call for content on the Community, Events and Volunteers track at Convention, we were overwhelmed by the many talented people willing to talk openly about how they work, what they tried, how they’ve adapted and innovated, what they’ve learnt – and gift that knowledge for you to learn from too.
Marketing automation is a simple tool that significantly improves the way brands (charitable or commercial) engage with their customers, supporters, staff, and in essence, all other internal and external stakeholders.
Isla Campbell Lupton spoke to volunteer Grace Canham about her experiences of volunteering at the Scottish Fundraising Conference 2016.
Last year, I was presented with the IoF Scotland Volunteer Fundraiser of the Year Award. It was one of the proudest moments of my life.
Never has there been a more important moment for fundraisers to consider becoming trustees.
Whether it’s baking a cake, running a marathon, climbing a mountain, dressing up in a particular style or doing something completely off-the-wall, participating in an event to raise money for charity provides a unique opportunity for everyone to be a fundraiser.
When I saw an article advertising the opportunity to volunteer at the Institute of Fundraising Scotland’s annual conference last year, I jumped at the chance to apply.