What our team of fundraisers can offer you

Telephone fundraising provides the charity sector with millions of pounds of income a year, with figures showing a total of £35m generated for the charity sector through telephone fundraising alone. For any charity, telephone fundraising remains the all-important factor that can help to lead a campaign towards its goals efficiently and quickly. It can...

The fundamentals of raising money via telephone

Telephone fundraising can offer some great advantages for charities, especially if they can successfully reach a wide target audience. To maximise success your fundraisers should be highly trained, have a pleasant phone manner and follow strict guidelines. It is easy to put people off over the phone and it takes real skill to build...

Are telephones the solution to reaching your target market?

Fundraising is one of the most important parts of running a charity. All charitable organisations are reliant on donations to some degree, whether they receive them from a small number of dedicated supporters or a very large number of smaller donors. Raising funds can prove to be a challenge, and has caused many charities...

Ideas to consider for charity fundraising

For charities, one of the biggest concerns is coming up with ways to raise funds to help their specific cause. There are many different ways you can capture people’s interest and teach them about your cause, while raising money at the same time. Here are some ideas for helping your charity raise its profile...

Making a personal connection with your audience

Technological advancement continues to evolve, rendering many previous digital wonders redundant. The power of the internet is staggering, and it has proved to be immensely successful when it comes to charitable fundraising. However, despite its capabilities of instantaneous global reach the power of the worldwide web has not diminished the value of telephone fundraising.

Preserving your reputation

Telephone fundraising is a method charities use to raise funds by contacting potential donors or existing ones directly. There are many advantages to using the technique, but a great deal of care needs to be taken to ensure the right standards are met. The number of complaints received about agencies has increased over the...

The National Fundraising Awards

The Institute of Fundraising is a professional membership body in the UK that supports fundraising agencies and organisations, such as our telephone fundraising agency. It does this through various different channels including education, representation, and leadership. Currently they are inviting people to nominate organisations, individuals and teams for the 2015 National Fundraising Awards. These...

Telephone fundraising with the aid of the experts

Telephone fundraising is an important method which can be highly beneficial for practically any charity. It’s a means of directly connecting with your chosen audience and provides you with the means of rallying support for your organisation. The key to success with this method of fundraising is a very carefully planned out campaign that...

We are short-listed for a Partners in Fundraising Award 2015

Over the years, we have worked with some of the UK’s largest charities, successfully helping them to achieve their fundraising goals. Now, the Institute of Fundraising has short-listed our company for Best Telephone Fundraising Agency 2015. The ceremony will be held at the end of January 2015 and we’re honoured to be a part...

Five factors for successful fundraising

Charities are largely reliant on donations to continue operating, so it is important to have effective fundraising campaigns in place. Organisations need to take advantage of whatever channels they can, whether it is engaging people face to face, via the telephone or even online. Each channel brings different challenges that need to be overcome,...

Making a personal connection

There are many methods implemented these days to raise funds for charitable organisations and awareness for campaigns. The power of the internet cannot be denied, and social media has proved to be staggeringly beneficial. The ability to globally share videos and articles has resulted in unbelievable amounts of money being generated for a number...

Band Aid shows one of the many ways to raise charity funds

In 1984 the original Band Aid line-up was formed, consisting of a number of British and Irish musicians, and released the first version of the song “Do They Know It’s Christmas?”. Since then, the super group has been releasing new and updated versions of the song with an updated set list of artists each...

What to be aware of when fundraising

Telephone fundraising is one of the primary means in which charities and organisations can raise money for their cause. In many cases, a charity will outsource their fundraising to an external telephone fundraising agency, which is where we come in. As with every other type of fundraising, it is important to ensure that you...

In times of reluctancy, choose stability

In one of our previous blog posts, we mentioned how the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge broke records by raising over £100,000,000. The results of this hugely popular challenge shows that a lot can be achieved for charities when they keep reminding the public of the work that they do and why they need donations.

Delivering dedicated and effective telephone fundraising services

Despite all the ways to do it in the 21st Century, telephone fundraising remains one of the most effective way of consistently raising donations for charities and campaigns. The engaging and informative nature of telephone communication allows for people to make far more confident and considered decisions, giving support to worthy purposes. In order...

The importance of fundraising

If you run or are even just a member of a charity, then you understand what fundraising is. Essentially, fundraising is a campaign that can take several forms, designed to raise money for a chosen charity. Fundraising is the core part of a charity and is an incredibly important thing for a charity to...

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge breaks records

The ALS Association, also known as MND (Motor Neurone Disease), has benefited tremendously over the past couple of weeks from the new internet phenomenon known as the Ice Bucket Challenge. This is a short video posted by nominated individuals where they donate £100 to the charity, nominate three other people and dunk a bucket...