Calling all happy snappers!

We’re keen to spread the word about the amazing work you guys do for your good causes so we’re looking for photos of you to put on our website and marketing materials. What we’re after is a photo of you and/or your easyfundraising supporters! It could be a photo of you and your supporters with Read More …

Presenting Our Very First Pinterest Competition!

Thanks to everyone who submitted their board – we loved them all but our fav was Rachel James board – http://pinterest.com/brassolasso/easyfundraising/ so she wins a £50 donation for her cause – 1sthonitonguideunit —————————— We’ve recently become ever so slightly addicted to Pinterest. If you use Pinterest you’ll understand why we’re addicted; if you haven’t checked Read More …

Exeter Leukaemia Fund – How we made “Social” work for us…

This week’s guest blog comes from Jayne Mills and Katie Hall from Exeter Leukaemia Fund about the importance of using social media in fundraising campaigns. “Last summer we set ourselves the challenge of placing 100 new collection boxes around the South West. As an added twist we decided to concentrate the marketing for the challenge Read More …

easyfundraising news – now it’s even easier to raise more

We’ve been working hard over the last few months to bring you a host of new features aimed at making it easier to raise more with easyfundrasing. Here’s what we’ve been up to: More special offers and codes The biggest change is the addition of a new page for each of our retailers. When you select a retailer Read More …

Buy Tickets For Life In A Day & Raise 25% Donation For Your Cause!

We’re thrilled to be involved with a fantastic fundraising initiative that will really help good causes raise more. Filmed over one day in July 2010, LIFE IN A DAY is an edited collection of videos from people around the world, capturing one single day on Earth. It’s showing at Vue Cinemas from June 17th and 25% of each ticket Read More …

NFP Tweet Up – getting lost & being inspired

I’m a relative newcomer to the world of social media; at easyfundraising we started using Facebook and Twitter to communicate with and about our members and causes just over a year ago. It’s been a steep and incredibly rewarding learning curve but I’m aware of the vast potential to do even more. So being a Read More …

10 ways to raise more for your cause

If one of your New Year Resolutions is to raise more for your cause, check out our top 10 ways to do it: 1. Visit our Free Funds page You can raise over £200 on the Free Funds page without spending anything at all, just by signing up for newsletters, taking out free trials, entering Read More …

Keep informed with our new RSS feed

One thing we all like is a bargain, and at easyfundraising we like to keep all our members up to date with the latest retailer offers. So to help you get all the best bargains and raise money for your cause, we just added an RSS feed of the special offers which anyone can subscribe to! Okay but what is it? Read More …

Social Media Fundraising Case Study – Telford and Wrekin CVS

Our guest post this week comes from Kath Fackrall from Telford & Wrekin CVS, explaining how they make use of social media. “Let me introduce you to the BASIS Project.  BASIS is the first Big Lottery Fund programme to focus solely on developing voluntary and community sector infrastructure. The whole purpose is to recruit, support and Read More …

How social media can help you raise more

How can social media help my cause? Social media can be a great tool for good causes and particularly small ones who probably don’t have a large fundraising budget – or even have one at all! Social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook are free and that’s what makes them such a valuable resource for causes. Read More …