If you're planning a fundraising campaign in the run-up to Christmas you'll need to utilise the fact that people are much more generous around the holidays. Christmas is about so much more than just presents and good food, as over 50% of UK households make a charitable donation in December. So how exactly do you get people to give?
#GivingTuesday is the international day of giving, with over five million people across the world raising awareness for a charity of their choosing. Falling on Tuesday 28th November, people all over the globe will give their money, their time, or use their voice to help make a positive impact on the world.
For Fundraisers, it’s absolutely vital to create a Christmas campaign and ensure you give yourself enough time to thoroughly plan. Whether you’re looking to create a local campaign or go global, the sooner you get started the less you’ll have to worry about when the time comes to launch.
There are many tried and tested employee engagement strategies in the market, but have you considered a CSR strategy to engage employees while also giving back to a good cause? GivGo, an innovative platform to help corporates raise vital funds for their charity partners while creating a digital footprint of the company’s social responsibility impact, is the latest solution. Here’s why:
Fundraising events come in many shapes and forms. Are you planning a golf day, bake off, quiz night or a gala dinner? No matter what type of event you are planning, it’s important to set a fundraising goal from the outset to help you work backward and establish which fundraising componenets to incorporate.
We are delighted to announce that since our auction item relaunch just six months ago, our team have surpassed the £1 Million charity profit mark, an increase of 65% from 2016 in just 169 days! This means that charities have made £6,237 every single day since April 2017 using the Givergy item collection alone!
Did you know that, according to Cisco, 85% of all content consumed online will be video by 2021, that’s madness, right?! We met with Luke Cameron from Nicest Productions, who has shared why the power of storytelling through the use of video content is key for a strong content strategy within the charity sector, along with some practical tips to get started.
We are excited to announce that we have appointed Kru Live, the Staffing and Entertainment agency, as our exclusive staffing partner for our Managed Event service in the UK, supporting over 1,200 annual events which raise vital funds for charity. The addition of Kru Live will ensure guests at such events will have a seamless experience and fantastic onsite support using our silent auction and ...
Long gone are the days of event planners using the traditional format of paper bidding and donor applications for fundraising activity. Or at least if you are still using those methods it might be time to upgrade! Mobile bidding by Givergy can add value to any fundraising event such as receptions, quiz nights, golf days, fun runs or activity days. Guests simply have to reach into their pocket ...
Snapchat has become a staple app on smart phones for people all around the world. More importantly, it has been used by charities recently to support their online fundraising campaigns with huge success.