7 pages tagged with Charity shop:

  • Cancer Research UK: Slimming World Big Clothes Throw partnership by Marie Burnett This is a case history of a fantastic partnership between Cancer Research UK and Slimming World – the Big Slimming World Clothes Throw. Going since 2013, this campaign allows Slimming World members to celebrate slimming success by donating their ‘before’ clothes to CRUK charity shops. This has generated over £5 million worth of stock for the shops, whilst also highlighting the issues of obesity and related cancers. All with minimal investment on the charity’s part!
  • Charity shops: Why I wish I’d thought of them by Jennifer Ruthe In this case study and video presentation, Jen Ruthe champions charity shops. Jen also shares why she believes that this staple of the UK high street is so important to helping organisations engage supporters and encourage giving.
  • Help Refugees: Choose Love pop-up shop by Ben Eden-Davies Ben Eden-Davies sings the praises of Choose Love, a unique pop-up charity shop with a smart and engaging difference.
  • I wish I’d thought of… charity shop Gift Aid by Jonathan Cook Charity shop Gift Aid. Is it fundraising history? Is it fundraising innovation? Is it a tax loophole for good? Honestly, it’s probably all three! Jonathan Cook takes you on the somewhat strange yet fascinating journey of how charity shops began making 25 per cent more for every pound they earned by simply selling the UK’s donated goods.
  • IWITOT 2020 Winner: Help Refugees pop-up shop, Choose Love by Megan Townshend Meet the wonderful winner of I Wish I’d Thought of That (IWITOT) 2020, the virtual edition! 
  • Lessons from a charity shop by Laura Croudace Do you think that charity shops are not ‘pure’ fundraising, in fact, aren’t fundraising at all? During a stroll in the sunshine, Laura Croudace came across a charity shop that, in her words, ‘blew me away’. Click here to see how and why she thinks we could all learn from FARA’s approach to running shops.
  • Ministry of Stories: Hoxton Street Monster Supply Store by SOFII Fiendish fun in this creative shop that raises funds for the children's writing and mentoring centre on the same premises that is accessed through a secret door.