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Stephen Pidgeon: We are neglecting good opportunities - madness!

Stephen Pidgeon: We are neglecting good opportunities - madness!

From shunning handwritten letters to ignoring those who donate goods to charity shops, fundraisers are not working hard enough at connecting with their supporters, writes our columnist

Analysis: You can protect a name - but not the idea itself

Analysis: You can protect a name - but not the idea itself

Charities naturally want to keep their fundraising ideas to themselves, but when a slogan or a concept goes viral, enforcement can be hard. Annette Rawstrone reports

Legacies: Guide Dogs broadens its appeal

Legacies: Guide Dogs broadens its appeal

An advertising campaign across print and radio has proved profitable for the charity, as Susannah Birkwood finds out

Charities will soon live or die by the user experience

Charities will soon live or die by the user experience

Online giving is tipped to become the most popular way of donating, but the sector often fails to optimise the donor experience. Susannah Birkwood reports

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Fundraising Case Studies

Case Study: Midlands Air Ambulance Charity and RAF Museum Cosford

Case Study: Midlands Air Ambulance Charity and RAF Museum Cosford

The West Midlands charities raised £30,000 by holding a motorcycle ride and a festival

Case study: Douglas Macmillan Hospice

Case study: Douglas Macmillan Hospice

The charity's Dare to Bare campaign used good, clean nudity to raise more than £10,000

Case study: Concern Universal

Case study: Concern Universal

The international development charity has devised a simple campaign to suit the festive season

Case Study: Breakthrough Breast Cancer

Case Study: Breakthrough Breast Cancer

The charity's TLC Text-to-Get campaign is taking a sensitive approach to new donors

Big Giver

Big Giver: Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland

Big Giver: Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland

Big Giver: London Community Foundation

Big Giver: London Community Foundation


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