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...