Fundraising Instinct

“She has good instincts.” So said the trustee referring to…

Is a Fundraising Plan Part of a Strategic Plan?

As fundraisers, we are asked many questions, particularly when…

What I Am Thinking About When I Am Thinking About Fundraising

Fundraising is not just selling something, it is changing the…

Helping the Heroes Help Themselves

Syrian volunteers welcome a long-term fundraising plan to ensure…

What Do Fundraisers Do? (And Why it Matters)

Having worked as a professional fundraiser for more than two…

Oxfam – Did We Kill Babies?

Dearly beloved, please sit still and stop that knee jerking…

The Presidents Club: Going…Going…Gone!

And good riddance to an awful event. Surprisingly, the income…

It was the worst of times, it was the worst of times – and then it was 2018!

Populism was so last year, but this year we will pull our little…

Poverty Porn and the Fake News Furore

There is so much wrong with Poverty Porn as a heading, it…

Was I Right About Fundraising Trends In 2017? Or Was I Right?

At the start of 2017 I looked forward at fundraising’s possible…