Latest Case Studies:

Fundraising in a time of crisis: SOFII’s guide to navigating tough times

In this series, we look at the lessons we can learn from the coronavirus crisis and how fundraisers can use it as an opportunity to change the world.

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Goderich ‘Mind and body’ campaign

A lesson in how to tap into community spirit, this campaign shows how far you can go with a little expertise, the right approach and clear donor-focused messaging.

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Baptist World Aid - Growth Giver

A scene-stealer from I Wish I’d Thought of That at IFC 2019, this campaign shows the virtue of great donor-centred communications and a bold vision.

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Latest Articles:

Why do people give? The coronavirus special with Giles Pegram

Mark Phillips of Bluefrog sits down with fundraising expert Giles Pegram to discuss the coronavirus crisis and how it affects charities in this edition of ‘Why do people give?’

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Fundraising in a time of crisis: could this be fundraising’s finest hour?

We’ve seen quarantined Italians serenading each other from their balconies - what can fundraisers learn from such solidarity? Ken Burnett explains all.

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From the UK’s Institute of Fundraising: ​spread the word, not the virus

What might the coronavirus outbreak mean for your donors? Join an expert panel from the IoF on Monday for a unique webinar.

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Art Fund: Crowdfunding to save Prospect Cottage (part one)

Derek Jarman was a huge figure in modern British cinema and art. Now his unique home, a work of art in itself, is the subject of a truly inspirational and ambitious crowdfunding campaign by the Art Fund. We sat down with three of the drivers behind the campaign to discuss Jarman, Prospect Cottage and crowdfunding. They wowed us, so we hope they’ll wow you too!

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Bluefrog Fundraising share free resources for creating a coronavirus appeal

During uncertain times it’s refreshing to find that people are offering help to fundraisers and charities who may be affected by the coronavirus outbreak. One such hero is Mark Phillips of UK agency Bluefrog Fundraising, who has provided much-needed support, advice and useful templates in this excellent blog post.

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Why do people give? The podcast with Ken Burnett

We bring you Mark Phillips’ conversation with SOFII founder and fundraising expert Ken Burnett, from the podcast Why do people give?

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