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Communications Good Practice

Christmas... a time for giving and charity TV ads

Christmas... a time for giving and charity TV ads

Charities are spending increasing amounts on TV adverts over the festive period. Stuart Derrick reports.

Breaking down the PR silo

Breaking down the PR silo

Far from being 'faceless', the PR team should be fully integrated into the work of a charity, writes Lorna Harris

Action for Children launches its first VR campaign

Action for Children launches its first VR campaign

The Spare Room highlights the importance of foster carers and seeks to change attitudes towards fostering

Campaigning: dying, or just evolving?

Campaigning: dying, or just evolving?

Some believe that charities have lost their campaigning zeal in the shadow of the lobbying act, but that isn't the universal view of the sector. John Plummer reports

Adeela Warley: How do you keep high-performing staff?

Adeela Warley: How do you keep high-performing staff?

In this era of short-term contracts and freelance work, it's time to look afresh at what your staff want and your approach to retention

Charities And Digital Media

Expert advice and case studies on using digital media to campaign for change and communicate with supporters.

 

Campaign case studies

Digital round-up: Paradise Papers give Oxfam tax-dodging video a boost

Digital round-up: Paradise Papers give Oxfam tax-dodging video a boost

Plus: Facebook-hosted Hackathon generates digital idea for the RNLI

Emotional Shooting Star Christmas advert becomes a viral hit

Emotional Shooting Star Christmas advert becomes a viral hit

The Surrey-based charity worked with Shape History to create #FirstChristmas

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home battles Instagram-driven designer breed trend

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home battles Instagram-driven designer breed trend

Plus: full launch for Donate contactless giving boxes after trial

Measuring a charity's impact

Measuring a charity's impact

How charities can measure and communicate their impact on their cause area.

Focus on... Campaigning