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Fundraising and Facebook; your audience is out there

The dos and don'ts of fundraising on Facebook

Lots of charities have fantastic ideas but aren’t sure how to get them in front of the right people. Well social media is a great place to find them and Marcus Webb, former global editor-in-chief of Time Out – which has over 10 million fans on Facebook – spoke to us about the tips he always follows when pushing things …

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Fundraising idea: why personal emails might be the spark you need

Fundraising idea: why email might be the spark you need

We all like a little love in our inbox, and sending personal emails to your friends and family is a simple but great fundraising idea. With the Virgin Money London Marathon being our biggest annual fundraising challenge, this year we asked our fundraisers how they helped their charities change the world. Of those we asked, over 70% found that sending personal emails …

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Why you should be asking for donations in person

Maybe you’re not running a marathon, but sometimes fundraising can feel like a marathon effort. With the Virgin Money London Marathon being our biggest, annual fundraising event, we asked our fundraisers what really worked for them. Whilst sharing your story on social media will help, nothing is quite as compelling as sharing your story in person and having a one-on-one …

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