Trust fundraising success rates

Trust fundraising success rates

BONUS data on trust fundraising success rates  I have the conversation about ‘hit rates for charitable trusts’ (aka how many applications you have to send in order to get a gift) frequently.  Trust fundraising is one of my specialisms and I spend a lot of time in this world. Alongside the official benchmarking questionnaire (you can download the report here.), ...
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Stewardship for the Self, Bullet Journaling for Fundraisers

Stewardship for the Self, Bullet Journaling for Fundraisers

I started my Bullet Journaling obsession about two years ago when I was relatively fresh into freelancing and was on a personal development mission.  One of the many podcasts I was listening to at the time caught my attention. The woman sounded so incredibly together, organised and focused; from her morning routine to her diet to her daily habits around ...
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The courage to call ahead - how to make connections with trusts and foundations

The courage to call ahead – how to make connections with trusts and foundations

How to make connections with Trusts and Foundations through phone calls I had a question from a reader on the topic of finding the courage to make connections with trusts and foundations after a couple of difficult experiences, Thanks to the lovely Madeleine at Traidcraft who emailed me the following:   “Regarding phone calls: I have had really good and ...
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