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The Change Collective Guide for Hiring Managers- PDF 6.02Mb
Changing systemic failure and practice takes time. The causes and systems are
rooted in history, culture, norms and rules; if it was easy, we would have done it
already. We operate in a broken system, falling back on what is easy to do rather
than doing what is needed. We recruit for culture fit and ignore the value of
The Change Collective Guide for Jobseekers- PDF 1.72Mb
The Chartered Institute of Fundraising is the profession’s
membership body. We know that looking for the right job can be a
job in itself. You have to learn a new language to understand the
job titles and the jargon used in the job adverts.
The Change Collective Guide for Recruitment Agencies- PDF 1.32Mb
Recruitment agencies play an important role in the journey to
achieving equality, diversity and inclusion for fundraising roles.
Whether you are placing an admin temp into a fundraising team
or recruiting a fundraising executive for one of the largest
household name charities you have an opportunity to get that
organisation to consider EDI in the recruitment.
The Change Collective Guide to Recruitment for Small Charities- PDF 645Kb
Running a small charity is hard work, and you get used to doing
everything yourself - you have to when there isn’t a volunteer
available with the skills and time, and you just don not have
the money to pay others to do it. Making the decision to employ
someone to help you with fundraising is a big one – you need
the investment to pay off to keep running your services and
not deplete your reserves.
From response to recovery: Fundraising strategy and COVID-19- PDF 2.49Mb
From Response to Recovery: Fundraising strategy and Covid-19 takes you through the key strategic questions and issues which face so many charities, providing you with tips, insight, and ideas about how to tackle the tough decisions ahead. Topics covered include strategic planning; brilliant fundraising basics; digital; people; and culture, innovation and behaviours.