Fundraising Tips for Challengers

The second in our series of guest blogs from the intrepid Aimee (@JogOnAimee) who is running the London Marathon for the second time! “Taking on a marathon is no easy feat particularly if your race falls in the spring.  A springtime marathon means the bulk of your training has to happen over the coldest and darkest Read More …

The easyfundraising.org.uk team go head to head this Christmas!

This Christmas the easyfundraising team will be battling it out to see who can raise the most for their cause. The rules are simple. Whoever in the easyfundraising.org.uk team raises the largest amount for their chosen good cause between Monday 12th November and midnight Thursday 20th December will be crowned the ‘Top Christmas easyfundraiser 2012’ Read More …

Wear A Tea Cosy for Charity!

Thanks to everyone who sent in their photos – the winning cause is Variations Academy of Dance who sent in loads of fantastic photos and have the most amazing collection of tea cosies! But the fantastic news is, the fab folk at White Stuff have also decided to award a £20 donation to each cause Read More …

Richard House Children’s Hospice

This week’s guest blog comes from Alex Reeve of Richard House Children’s Hospice who wanted to share the secret of their fundraising success, as well explaining a little more about what this amazing cause does. “Richard House Children’s Hospice, based in Newham, east London, is a purpose-built children’s hospice caring for children from across the Read More …

Scrap a Car for Charity with Giveacar

This week’s guest blog comes from Joe Casey, Marketing and SEO executive for Giveacar. “Greetings from Giveacar, the nation’s leading charity car disposal company. I’ve been chatting recently to the team at easyfundraising and it’s fantastic to see another way charities can benefit from outside-the-box fundraising methods, and great to learn how much has been Read More …

Make like an elephant – never forget

One of the comments we receive from our members is that they sometimes forget to visit easyfundraising before starting to shop, meaning they miss out on a valuable donation for their cause. So with this in mind, our team of technical elves came up with ‘Find & Remind‘ – a very simple solution to the Read More …

Volunteers? Just Do-it!

Created and managed by the charity YouthNet, Do-it makes finding out about voluntary work and giving time to local communities quick and easy. With around 1 million volunteering opportunities to choose from, there’s something for everyone! Volunteering opportunities at the click of a mouse…. With over a decade of experience and a mission to “make Read More …

Fundraising Success – Scouts Raise Over £800

This week’s blog post is a great fundraising success story from Daniel Sandford of Osmaston, Brailsford and Shirley Scout Group: “In February 2010, 1st Osmaston, Brailsford and Shirley Scout Group set up an easyfundraising account. Fundraising has always been a vital part of the group, allowing us to buy equipment, run activities and allow scouting 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 …