Mark Astarita

The pearly kings and queens and their fantastic fundraising

A new pearly queen has just been crowned.

by Mark Astarita

In May there was the biggest coronation of pearly kings and queens in over a hundred years. If you’re wondering what on earth the pearlies are, then click here to find out all about them.

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Working with suppliers: building partnerships based on value for money

Mark Astarita

by Mark Astarita

Click here to find out why Britain’s No 1 fundraiser thinks the relationship between client and supplier is so important. And why a few training sessions on how to be a good client (and supplier) would be a welcome addition to any fundraising conference.

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About the author

Mark Astarita is not just chair of the Institute of Fundraising and director of fundraising at British Red Cross, he’s also a SOFII stalwart.