Latest Case Studies:

Baptist World Aid - Growth Giver

A scene-stealer from I Wish I’d Thought of That at IFC 2019, this campaign shows the virtue of great donor-centred communications and a bold vision.

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Big Dog Ranch - Great Give 2017

With excellent donor stewardship using the latest technology and a bank of research to back its strategy, this campaign was a rip-roaring success and shows the value of learning from the past to improve on the present.

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Siloam Mission: hand-drawn gratitude report

This gratitude report is a wonderful piece of communication. By sharing the experiences of one beneficiary, Siloam Mission showed how their donors were at the heart of his story.

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Latest Articles:

Why do people give? The podcast with Lyndall Stein

Why do people give? The podcast hosted by esteemed fundraising expert Mark Phillips is back, this time with the amazing Lyndall Stein. In the interview, Lyndall shares many wonderful memories including working for the African National Congress and raising money to fight the spread of HIV/AIDS, to name a few.

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The wit and wisdom of George Smith - Let’s be conventional

How should one go about navigating the perilous world of conventions, symposia and workshops? Here’s the answer, brought to you by fundraising legend George Smith.

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The wit and wisdom of George Smith - The Mary Hinge letter

Here’s a great letter to enjoy, but it comes with a twist: it’s another example of George Smith’s cheeky sense of humour and superb writing skills.

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The wit and wisdom of George Smith - Do you seriously want to be serious?

Can being too serious undermine a good working environment? George Smith certainly thought so, as this hilarious column confirms.

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Why do people give? A podcast by Mark Phillips of Bluefrog Fundraising.

We’re delighted to bring you the first edition of a very special podcast: Why do people give? Hosted by Mark Phillips of agency Bluefrog Fundraising, episode one features celebrated fundraising legend Giles Pegram, CBE,  former fundraising director of the NSPCC.

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From the Mythsmashers: is fundraising all about the money?

What is fundraising all about? If you think it’s all about making money, then think again. Claire Hughes talks you through how we can all smash this fundraising myth.

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