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    How to encourage fundraising from ‘millennials’

    This week, I am blogging about how to engage the younger generation in charitable fundraising. This comes in the wake of a recent survey that reveals a rise in donations from the so-called ‘millennials’ – the 18 – 35 year-old generation who grew up during the rise of the World Wide Web. So how do […]

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    Why the #IceBucketChallenge works and what it can teach us

    This week we’re blogging about the latest nomination craze that has taken social media by storm. If you’ve been wondering why so many people are filming themselves pouring water over their heads recently, it’s actually a successful charity fundraising campaign, named the ice bucket challenge, which tasks people to withstand a bucket of ice-cold water […]

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    Not-for-profit Twitter use: in numbers

    This week I’m blogging about how non-profit organisations can be successful on Twitter. Our recent survey revealed that only 16% of charities believe they are effectively engaging with supporters online, at a time when online fundraising already makes up over 30% of all charitable donations. If you’re one of them, then take a look below […]

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    The Royal British Legion case study

    Brief: The Royal British Legion is the UK’s largest Armed Forces charity, established in 1921. It is dedicated to providing care and support to serving members of the Armed Forces, ex-Service men and women and their families. Our brief was to help bring the charity’s initial enquiry services up-to-date, as it needed to meet urgent […]

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    Shockwaves: Three shock tactic charity video campaigns that worked

    This week I’m blogging about how shock tactics can be used to raise charity profiles, increase awareness of issues and boost donations. I have handpicked my three most effective campaigns designed to shock, provoke thought, and then action. Charities spend millions of pounds growing brand profiles, funding political campaigns and raising awareness of important causes. […]

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    Connect Assist to attend UK’s largest voluntary sector conference

    Next week, the Connect Assist team will be exhibiting at the high profile NCVO Evolve conference. The event is the largest annual voluntary conference of its kind, attracting over 1,200 charity sector leaders, senior trustees and policy makers. Taking place at The Brewery in London on Monday 16th June, the one-day annual conference, aimed at […]

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