Fundraising

10
Nov

Top Tips to Boost Your Fundraising Online for Your Christmas Appeal

10 November 17

A Christmas appeal is a fantastic way to raise awareness and raise cash for a good cause for the new year. Whether you’re planning to do a seasonal event or you’re creating a campaign with a festive theme, the next few weeks represent a great opportunity to tap into all the goodwill around at Christmas…

04
Nov

How can engagement with supporters help you to exceed your fundraising targets?

04 November 17

The online world offers a huge range of opportunities for connection and giving. In fact, online fundraising has changed the face of giving in many ways and it’s now much easier to reach your fundraising target thanks to the benefits of tech and the way you can use it to engage people’s minds. If you’ve…

30
Oct

5 ways to guarantee success in reaching your church or charity fundraising goal

30 October 17

Every fundraising campaign is different, but there is strategy behind the method you take and things that you can do to maximise your success during this process. Whether you’re a charity organising a fun run, or a church looking to raise money for a building project or community outreach programme, there are some things that…

20
Oct

What benefits are there to using an online fundraising platform?

20 October 17

When you’re looking to fundraise there are many different approaches that you could take, however one approach that is proving more and more popular is using an online fundraising platform as part of your process. For thousands of people across the UK, using an online fundraising platform makes their fundraising much easier. Here are some…

13
Oct

How to use social media to increase your charity fundraising

13 October 17

When you think about social media you might primarily think of connecting with your friends and family and sharing messages and photographs that offer small insights into each others’ lives. However, social media is now used for much more than simply socialising – from marketing to fundraising, and in fact, these can be linked! Fundraising…

01
Oct

Why should churches utilise online giving platforms?

01 October 17

Churches and charities alike can benefit from utilising online donation platforms, whether they’re running specific fundraising campaigns or simply providing the opportunity for sponsors to donate all-year-round. So what are these benefits and how can churches get started on their fundraising journey utilising online giving platforms? Automatic Gift Aid claims One of the benefits to…

06
Feb

Leading from the front

06 February 17

The members of Sawyers Church in Brentwood, Essex, have been busy using give.net for the most ambitious fundraising project in their history. With a target to raise 2.7 million pounds for a new church building and community hub, offering help and support to vulnerable and marginalised people and providing employment for adults with learning disabilities,…

05
Feb

4 Bright Ideas to give your Church fundraising a boost

05 February 17

Here Andrew Evans, fundraising and marketing consultant for churches and charities, shares four bright ideas that   you can do to make sure your amazing work is better resourced this year…. “Some of your new year resolutions have probably already bitten the dust (go on, have another chocolate). But you can make plans now to…

25
Jan

Sleeping out for sleeping bags

25 January 17

A simple solution is helping Jackie Fletcher and friends help save those sleeping on the streets from the life-threatening risks of hypothermia. Before Christmas she raised funds on give.net to buy military grade sleeping bags and smashed her original £500 target. Here’s her fundraising story: “I decided to fundraise for homeless causes as I see…

10
Nov

Ebola crisis appeal

10 November 14

Since it hit in March 2014, nearly 5000 people have died and over 10,000 have been infected by the Ebola virus. The disease is not only taking the lives of those infected but is bringing local heath services to their knees, devastating communities and removing the ability for people to support themselves. Help is urgently…