Inspiration

05
Feb

Make the Most of Your Fundraising in Light of the Facebook News Feed Changes

05 February 18

Facebook’s news feed algorithm is getting a dramatic new makeover for 2018. The motivation behind the changes is to prioritise “meaningful social interactions” and to focus on fostering a greater sense of community and wellbeing among Facebook users. This was all explained recently by head honcho Mark Zuckerberg. However, given that the result of these…

10
Jan

Fun facts About Most Online Donors

10 January 18

Online giving is now one of the most popular ways to support charitable causes. According to the Charitable Giving Report, online donations now make up roughly two thirds of total funds that are being raised. So, if this is your chosen method of fundraising then you are directing your energies to the right place. But…

19
Dec

How can an online platform form a key part of your online fundraising campaign?

19 December 17

Online giving presents a fantastic opportunity to raise money and awareness for a cause that you’re passionate about. It has become a very popular option, both for individual fundraisers, and for charities looking to reach out to a wide audience of potential supporters. An online fundraising platform has a key role to play in a…

25
Nov

What flexibility does using an online fundraising platform give you?

25 November 17

Fundraising is enormously rewarding and you can make a real difference to a project or cause. However, it also comes with its fair share of challenges that need to be overcome if you’re going to get to that end goal. Using an online fundraising platform is becoming more and more popular because it’s a convenient…

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…