Vote for our Cause of the Month for June

This vote is now closed. The winning cause is Cardiff Foodbank who will receive a £200 donation from Viking. ——————————————————————————————————————– Please take a moment to vote for one of the 10 causes on the Cause of the Month shortlist who each have a chance to win a donation to help them continue their valuable work. The cause with Read More …

Watch Life In A Day and raise money for your cause

Check out this short video about Life In A Day. 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. The reviews have been amazing, with audiences raving about this unique film experience. We’re really proud to be working with Vue 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 …

Ouch! Pain in the name of charity!

We’ve always known that our members are passionate about their causes but we’ve just heard about one easyfundraiser who’s really going out on a limb to raise some cash for hers. Brave (or crazy, depending on how you look at it) Claire Davis is planning to firewalk – yes, you heard right – in aid 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 …

Trek Iceland – one easyfundraiser giving something back

This week’s guest blog is from Lucy Cotterill. You might remember that Lucy won our recent Laura Ashley goodie bag giveaway by telling us about her new year resolution – getting fit to take part in British Heart Foundation’s Trek Iceland. We wanted to know more: “Firstly I’d like to say a big thank you to Becky for asking Read More …

Beekeeping & volcano climbing – an average day for a student volunteer

It’s Student Volunteering Week and our second student story comes from Joe, currently volunteering for easyfundraising cause Nuevas Esperanzas: “As an Oxford University student studying for a BA in French and Spanish, I came to Nicaragua in October to spend my third year abroad immersed in a Spanish speaking culture. “Shortly after arriving I realized that I Read More …

Student Volunteering Week

Continuing our focus on young fundraisers for Student Volunteering Week, here are Zoe and Sam’s stories: Zoe – dog loving volunteer “I’m Zoe Bridson, I’m 17 years old and a student at Carmel college, St Helens. “My Wednesdays and some weekend days are spent at Dogs Trust Merseyside, walking the dogs. Me and my family also foster boxer Read More …

The ultimate sponsored walkies!

This week’s guest blog was written by easyfundraiser Samantha Green, Operations Director & Trustee of Dogstar Foundation. “So what drives 2 charity trustees, 2 volunteers and a 7 inch stuffed dog to climb a mountain in Sri Lanka in the middle of the night…? Dogstar Foundation is a small UK Charity that has worked in rural Sri Read More …