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21
Dec

3 fundraising challenges faced by charities and how to overcome them

21 December 17

Fundraising is an essential source of income for charities but is also one of the biggest challenges that most non-profits face. You may have thousands of supporters out there waiting to donate but reaching them isn’t always that easy. No matter what your cause, there are three main fundraising challenges that most charities face.  …

15
Dec

How to make your online fundraising appealing to encourage donations

15 December 17

While online fundraising provides a fantastic opportunity to gain traction and cash for your cause, it’s also becoming an increasingly difficult place in which to stand out. Success is often measured in donations and if your goal is to generate as many donations as possible then you’re going to need to make your online fundraising…

28
Nov

How can you grow your supporters through personal interaction?

28 November 17

The digital world offers a wealth of opportunity if you’re looking to boost an online fundraising campaign. Personal interaction online is one of the most valuable tools to businesses and marketers – and it can also help you grow supporters for your project. If you’re looking for ways to make user generated content for work…

14
Aug

Give.net updates August 2017

14 August 17

This month we’ve made some big changes to give.net. We’ve made it easier, simpler and quicker for people to make donations on give.net fundraising pages across all devices; using their mobile phone, tablet or PC. It’s all part of our vision to make giving easy, inspire greater generosity and strengthen Christian causes. So what’s being changed?…

11
Aug

Keeping it regular

11 August 14

Can you keep a secret? A couple of weeks ago we turned on our new regular giving feature on give.net! This new tool allows supporters to create a monthly Direct Debit donation in support of their favourite cause, in just a few clicks. We’ve rebuilt this new tool from the ground up, to ensure that…

20
Jun

New help for charities, from HMRC

20 June 14

HMRC Charities has recently set up a new dedicated Outreach Team to offer help and support to charities to enable them to get things right first time. The new team, located in Bootle, is comprised of 15 members.  The team’s objective is to help charities understand, benefit and claim reliefs through Gift Aid, the Gift…

18
Mar

Giving anonymously with give.net

18 March 14

Give.net – the online giving platform from Stewardship – makes it super easy to give without your name attached in a few simple steps: 1. Search for your chosen charity/cause here.   2. Select the correct donation page (you can also give anonymously to fundraising pages!), and enter the amount you’d like to give. You can also choose whether to…

16
Oct

Handlebars at the ready, gents! Movember’s coming…

16 October 13

By now we’re sure a lot of you will have heard of ‘Movember’. A chance for men everywhere to show support for for prostate and testicular cancer and mental health by sprouting facial hair galore! Movember’s vision is to have an everlasting impact on the face of men’s health. So beards, long side-burns, moustaches (however…

10
Oct

Jemma- running lots of races for water

10 October 13

Meet Jemma, running enthusiast and supporter of charity: water. We caught up with her recently to find out more about why she’s decided to ‘run all year’ in support of a cause she loves. Read on to find out more… What made you decide to do a fundraiser run for charity: water? Last year I raised…

19
Mar

What if the church saw blood and organ donation as part of its giving?

19 March 13

A brand new initiative for 2013, sponsored by Stewardship’s give.net and backed by the NHS, asks a vital question: what if the UK church saw blood and organ donation as part of its giving? A new survey, suggests that while individual church members may have a significant interest in donating blood and organs, the bigger…