Pidgeon on Net-based one-to-one fundraising

Pidgeon on Net-based one-to-one fundraising AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 11 December 1999 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.  18 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Target Direct Chair Stephen Pidgeon enthuses in the current issue of ThirdSector magazine about the potential of one-to-one marketing that the Internet offers to fundraisers.“No sooner had I written my last column…”, he writes, “than I began hearing of developments on the Internet that make even these ideas [of feedback fundraising] look clumsy.” Impressed with the ability of advanced Web sites to offer donors what they want, when they want it, and only if they want it, Pidgeon correctly points out that “in the provision of ‘best customer service’ (best supporter development in our terms) you ain’t seen nothin’ yet.”Read UK Fundraising’s coverage of one-to-one relationship fundraising on the Internet. This includes UK Fundraising’s Howard Lake’s comments on the significance of personalisation on charities’ Web sites in October 1997 at the International Fund Raising Workshop in Holland. Advertisement Tagged with: Digital read more

Corporate Citizen

Howard Lake | 5 July 2000 | News  16 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Corporate Citizen Corporate Citizen, the Journal of Company Involvement in the Community, has published some of the content of its last edition online, together with content from past issues going back to Autumn 1998. The magazine is published three times a year by the Directory of Social Change. Appropriately enough, the Corporate Citizen microsite was funded by the BT Community Partnership Programme. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. read more

Deadline for Nestlé Social Commitment Award

 11 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Today is the deadline for nominations to the Nestlé Social Commitment award. This is designed to recognised a food industry company and its charity partners.Contact Alison Cayton. Deadline for Nestlé Social Commitment Award AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 18 July 2000 | News Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. read more

RAF donates venue for Children in Need concert

first_img  38 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 17 November 2005 | News RAF donates venue for Children in Need concert Advertisementcenter_img The Royal Air Force is not the first port of call for a corporate fundraiser, but it is donating the venue for this year’s BBC Children in Need concert tomorrow.RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire will host the BBC’s primary outside broadcast event from the main hangar. The BBC will also screen a large part of their morning Breakfast Show from the back of a C-17 Globemaster strategic transport aircraft. Tagged with: Events About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Saints Information reviews eight fundraising database packages

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Technology Howard Lake | 3 December 2006 | News Saints Information reviews eight fundraising database packages About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.center_img * ability to meet the needs of staff in different roles and locations* IT platform (hardware and software) and minimum specifications required for successful data conversion and implementation* other technical issues like security and ability to integrate with other systems eg. accounts department software. * costs for set up, upgrades, training and ongoing supportIt also includes two case studies with costs over three years. The report took about three months to complete and Louise Parkin of Saints Information said that it “will be updated and expanded regularly to incorporate the wider UK market and specialist areas like Education/Development needs”.The report is available in hardcopy only and costs $525 + GST (sales tax).You can find out a little more information on the resources section of Saints Information’s website, which requires registration (at no charge).  24 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis New Zealand-based fundraising research specialists Saints Information have just published a review of fundraising databases from eight providers in the Australasian market, including the major global providers such as ESit, Blackbaud, and ASI.The reviews cover the key aspects of the products including:* data structure for recording, tracking and reporting on your organisation’s fundraising activities Advertisementlast_img read more

Getting to Maybe: How the World Is Changed

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Getting to Maybe: How the World Is Changed  12 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Howard Lake | 23 November 2007 | Newslast_img read more

Finding Funding: Grantwriting from Start to Finish, Including Project Management and Internet Use

first_imgFinding Funding: Grantwriting from Start to Finish, Including Project Management and Internet Use  16 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 20 January 2008 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Blackwell gives £5 million to Oxford’s Bodleian Library

first_img The Bodleian Library, Oxford. Photo: Fiene Tagged with: Major gift Prospect research Julian Blackwell has donated £5 million from his personal Trust to the Bodleian Library at the University of Oxford, “the largest single cash donation ever made to a university library in the UK” according to the University.The donation will help transform the housing of the Bodleian’s collections and will open up its treasures to the public.The entrance hall of the redeveloped New Bodleian Library will be named Blackwell Hall in honour of Julian Blackwell. Blackwell is President of Blackwell’s, the bookshop across the road from the library, which opened its Broad Street store in 1879. Blackwell’s operates over 60 bookshops throughout England, Scotland and Wales.The donation launches the fundraising campaign for the redevelopment of the New Bodleian Library building into a major research centre, and a significant new cultural centre, where scholars, citizens of Oxford, and visitors to the city can view some of the University’s great treasures, and gain insights into the research activities of the University.The 400-year old Bodleian’s collections include the papers of six British prime ministers; a Gutenberg Bible; the earliest surviving book written wholly in English; a quarter of the world’s original copies of the Magna Carta; the original manuscript of Frankenstein; and over 10,000 medieval manuscripts.www.bodley.ox.ac.uk Howard Lake | 12 March 2008 | News  37 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThiscenter_img Blackwell gives £5 million to Oxford’s Bodleian Library AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

ISPCC reports drop in voluntary income

first_img Leading children’s charity, the Irish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children, has reported a significant drop in voluntary income in 2008.The news follows similar reports from other charities such as Barnardos which recently reported that its income was being badly hit by the deep recession in the Republic of Ireland. The ISPCC’s voluntary income declined from €5.05 million in 2007 to €4.6 million in 2008.The ISPCC decline may, however, pre-date the recession as its voluntary income in 2006 was €5.5 million. Advertisement Howard Lake | 28 October 2009 | News Other ISPCC income streams such as the legacies and statutory funding have held up in 2008. In 2007 the charity reported net assets of over €12 million.www.ispcc.ie AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis ISPCC reports drop in voluntary incomecenter_img Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Ireland recession Research / statistics  20 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Gourmet Kitchen Burger to support endangered kiwi

first_imgGourmet Kitchen Burger to support endangered kiwi Tagged with: corporate About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis For every Kiwi burger purchased from Gourmet Burger Kitchen’s new Spring Menu, the company will donate 25p to the Save the Kiwi Whakitane Trust to help protect New Zealand’s iconic bird. Established in the UK by three New Zealanders, there are now 50 restaurants across the UK.The Kiwiburger comprises beetroot, egg, pineapple, cheese, relish and salad on top of an Aberdeen Angus Scotch Beef Burger, and costs £8.35, including a the 25p donation to the Save the Kiwi Whakitane Trust. The first 5,000 customers will get a Gourmet Burger Kitchen Save the Kiwi Whakitane Trust charity wrist band.Cat Kebbeh, Head of Marketing at Gourmet Burger Kitchen said: “GBK is very proud of its Kiwi roots and we wanted to do something to help the endangered Kiwi as it’s a symbol of where we’re from and what we’re about”.www.gbk.co.uk  50 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 26 April 2010 | Newslast_img read more