The Fundraiser's Toolkit - Corporate Fundraising
Good practice, case studies, expert advice and tips on corporate fundraising for charities.
Partnerships such as the one between the Prostate Cancer Charity and Royal Mail can help with fundraising and other benefits in hard times. Mathew Little talks to the experts and comes up with 10 tips
Three charities that have recently landed partnerships with businesses reveal how they approached the pitch
Guidance published by New Philanthropy Capital says they should focus on effectiveness, money management and robustness of governance as donations drop by £46m
Save the Children's Douglas Rouse told conference delegates to 'aim high and be bold'
Smaller charities will always lose out to larger ones in the battle for corporate sponsorship, says our columnist
Research commissioned by Barclays Wealth says philanthropists and corporate funders can take risks on early intervention initiatives that government will not support
Some charities take a 'one-dimensional' approach by concentrating only on access to funds, says social responsibility firm C&E
Sophie Hudson looks at charities' compliance with the Institute of Fundraising code that says they should have a 'clear policy' on offers from questionable sources
More Than Just Giving report says many firms now focus not on giving money, but on improving their strategic relations with government and suppliers
Business Charity Awards: Outstanding Team - Winner: Lloyds Banking Group and British Heart Foundation
Awarded to the team in a business that has most successfully worked to improve its support for corporate social responsibility or charity
A recent publication revealed a trend towards more in-kind giving from companies, rather than cash gifts
Majority of respondents want their employers to improve corporate social responsibility
The best collaborations go way beyond just getting more cash, says the senior lecturer at Staffordshire University
Consultancy urges voluntary organisations to understand the motivations, aims and strengths of business partners
Survey of practitioners ranks corporate-charity partnerships but identifies performance measurement as biggest challenge to future tie-ups
Fundraisers should consider what expertise their charities could sell to help their corporate partnerships, conference told
Charities need to consider the strategic advantages corporate partnerships could offer, Congress to be told
Majority of volunteers say they have not significantly improved their skills, says survey report
In a break from traditional corporate funding, Legal & General is attempting to improve its business by offering money to charities in exchange for their expertise. Tristan Donovan finds out how it works
Too many ignore funding priorities, says Kay Allen, the Royal Mail's CSR chief
Businesses are tightening their purse strings, and charities are having to adapt. How is corporate fundraising being affected by the recession?
Owners want donations to have lasting imapct, research finds
Watch experts from Third Sector's 2008 CSR summit explain how to get the most from corporate partnerships in an economic downturn
The Charity Commission's Rosie Chapman on corporate partnerships.
The bus operator has donated advertising space to the children's charity
The partnership has been about more than just giving the charity money
The environmental charity targets flooding with the insurance firm
The international development charity teams up with the bottled water social enterprise
The cancer charity hopes to reach out to givers with texts through its new corporate partnership
The children's charity and parenting retailer have launched a global partnership with events planned all over the world
CRUK and the DEC are among those linked with the bank
Alzheimer's group raises cash with professional services firm KPMG
The charity's record-breaking partnership with the high-street bank
The charity wants to tell the DVD company's young market that prostate cancer is not an old man's disease
The charity's tie-up with the supermarket giant has smashed previous records
Latest jobs Jobs web feed
- Director of Fundraising (maternity cover) Help the Hospices circa £70,000, Kings Cross, London
- Business Development Manager Shelter £37,509 per annum, plus excellent benefits , London, EC1
- Head of Policy & Communications PFRA (Public Fundraising Regulatory Association Ltd) c£50,000, SE1 0NZ
- Senior Consultant GatenbySanderson Competitive , London
- Chief Executive Officer The Matthew Project £41,282 - £47,420 pa, NR2 1DX
- New Philanthropy Capital says charities' costs are an unreliable indicator of efficiency
- We could scrap the Charity Commission, says Labour's Margaret Hodge
- Charity Commission is failing in its key roles, says National Audit Office
- BLF sets up £150m community enterprise fund
- HMRC did not act on £1m of Gift Aid claimed wrongly 'in order to avoid embarrassment'
- Regulator 'too passive' in approach to Cup Trust, says report
Third Sector Insight
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A Digital Face-to-Face Revolution (Document)
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UK Corporate Citizenship In The 21st Century (Document)
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