Presents for hard to buy for men…

“Oh, just get me anything…..!”  That’s what my husband always says when I ask him what he wants for Christmas. But actually he is really tricky to buy for and I’m always stuck for ideas. So what to get the man who has everything ?  Help me out and you could win an online spending spree.

easyfundraising Christmas opening hours

Nicola and Fay, our hard working Customer Services team, are taking a few days off over Christmas and New Year – it’s been a very busy year for them both so we’re giving them a well earned rest. This means that there may be a slight delay in responding to your emails but they will get back to Read More …

12 ways to raise money for your cause without spending a penny

You probably already know that is a shopping and fundraising website – you shop, you raise funds. But did you know that with easyfundraising you can also raise money for your good cause or charity without actually spending anything?

Star of 2010 – Interflora bouquet winner

We recently asked you to tell us who you thought deserved a big bouquet from Interflora for being a star.  We received lots of nominations here on the blog and our Facebook page too and it shows yet again what an amazing and selfless bunch our members are.

Advent Calendar Competition – the lucky winners!

Well our Advent Calendar competition is now over and we thought you might like to see who won what. Thanks to everyone who took part. Days 1 – 5 On Day 1 Sarah Dunn, supporting First Steps in Dorchester, won a PS3 from Pixmania. Day 2’s winner was Gina Dadswell Clarke who won £300 to Read More …

I’ve got nothing to wear….!

The easyfundraising team are heading ‘up town’ for our Christmas party this year and it’s got the girls in the office in a flap. We’re a casual lot on the whole so this is a welcome opportunity to glam up – but what to wear? According to the fashionistas, this year it’s all about retro 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 …

Making Christmas a little better – Birmingham Christmas Shelter

I’m not keen on the cold weather. I can’t bear being cold and this past week I’ve wrapped myself around any available radiator, doubled up on the socks and moaned to whoever would listen about feeling chilly.  But on Saturday I went along to an event that made me realise just how lucky I am.

Buy one small gift and make a child smile this Christmas

Our guest post this week is a heartfelt appeal from Angie Turner from The Children’s Trust, a small national charity which provides unique and specialist services for some of the UK’s most profoundly disabled children and young people. The Trust is the only centre of its kind in the UK and has an unparalleled national Read More …

What’s behind the square window?

Remember the anticipation of opening your advent calendar and trying to guess what would be behind the window each day? Nothing captures the excitement of Christmas like an advent calendar so this year we’re letting you relive your youth with the easyfundraising Advent Calendar.