Communications Good Practice
Good practice, case studies, expert advice and tips for charity and voluntary sector communications and PR managers and practitioners, including branding & reputation, advertising & publicity, websites and campaigning for change.
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Some publications already have charitable status as part of the broader activities of a charity, but one high-profile applicant has failed twice. Sam Burne James reports
Prepare thoroughly; focus on the cause, not what you look or sound like; and avoid fizzy drinks at all costs, writes Steve Palmer
Some charities have found that combining the two departments has improved their effectiveness. Susannah Birkwood asks experts about the pros and cons
Our communications expert is also impressed by the Canal & River Trust's Campaign for Real Time, based on listening to real people's stories
Cancer Research UK did not start the social media craze of sharing photos of faces without make-up, but it responded fast and made the most of it, as Susannah Birkwood found out
Trust & Donations Fundraiser
Alabaré Christian Care & Support Salisbury, Wiltshire
Head of Digital Engagement
Unicef UK London (Greater)
Leeds University Union Leeds, West Yorkshire
School for Social Entrepreneurs London (Central), London (Greater)
Support Horizons Wokingham, Berkshire
With funding cuts, low interest rates and...
Amid government cuts and increased competition...
Charlotte Beckett, head of digital at Four Communications, offers advice on making your charity stand out in just 140 characters
Charlotte Beckett, head of digital at Four Communications, on how to best use online networking.
Charlotte Beckett, head of digital at Four Communications, looks at how charities can use Facebook
Charlotte Beckett, head of digital at The Good Agency, looks at how charities can use Google+ to their advantage
Expert advice and case studies on using digital media to campaign for change and communicate with supporters.
The animal welfare charity uses media activity to educate owners about how to care for their pets rather than to drive donations, finds YouGov's Briony Gunstone
YouGov's Briony Gunstone looks at how the heritage charity is viewed by the public
The sexual and reproductive healthcare charity does not spend a lot of money or energy on profile-raising to boost public donations, but its brand is in positive shape, according to YouGov's Briony Gunstone
YouGov's Gavin Ellison assesses the impact of the international aid charity's recent media activity, which has been driven by the civil war in Syria and Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
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