Getting better with data

9 Nov 2023Sandra Bailie General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)Data, digital

This resource highlights the support that Data Orchard can provide including the Data Maturity Matrix.

Digital Month - October 2023

4 Aug 2023Sandra Bailie Training and Skills DevelopmentData, cyber security, GDPR, digital

As part of our Future Thinking Series, we are excited to be working with partners to deliver a series of digital workshops and seminars in October 2023.

The third sector in a digital world: room for improvement

1 Feb 2023Ryan Miller undefineddigital, Sector Issues, Funding, Cybersecurity

Research from late last year shows that organisations in Northern Ireland are not all fully comfortable in the modern digital age – but, with a bit of support, the right improvements are achievable.

Guest Blog: Getting started with using ads on Facebook for fundraising

23 Mar 2022Jocelyn Horton FundraisingFundraising, digital, digital fundraising, Social Media

If you’re looking to try advertising on Facebook to recruit new donors, Tori Arthurs, Supporter Recruitment Manager at Friends of the Earth gives some pointers to get your project off the ground.

Guest Blog: Top Tips for Getting Started on Social Media

21 Mar 2022Jocelyn Horton FundraisingFundraising, marketing, digital, digital marketing, Social Media

Paige Ardrey, Social Media and Engagement Manager at Friends of the Earth gives us her top tips for getting started on social media.

Cashless Donations from Supported Giving

27 Jan 2022Jocelyn Horton Fundraising, digital fundraisingFundraising, digital, virtual fundraising, digital fundraising, cashless giving, Webinar Recordings

Hosted by Jonathan Muggleton, Delivery & Operations Manager and Charlotte Barnard, Customer Success Executive from Supported Giving gave an overview of cashless donation solutions such as Text -to-donate and QR codes.

The Digital Divide in Northern Ireland: Horizon scan of digital policies

26 Jan 2022Déarbhla Sloan Policy & Public AffairsDigital Access, digital, Technology, digital divide, digital poverty, digital strategies, digital policies

The aim of this article is to provide an overview of current policies and initiatives aimed at closing the digital divide in Northern Ireland. The article also provides a synopsis of digital priorities within the political arena.

Smartphone technology can enhance donor experiences

22 Nov 2021Jocelyn Horton FundraisingFundraising, digital, virtual fundraising

Smartphone technology can offer your supporters more than just an easy and convenient way to donate, it can enhance their experience and even help you cash in on their everyday transactions.

Digital Donations with Smartphones

22 Nov 2021Jocelyn Horton FundraisingFundraising, digital, virtual fundraising

We explore how smartphones are transforming charitable donations.

Digital Donations - choices for the sector

22 Nov 2021Jocelyn Horton FundraisingFundraising, digital, virtual fundraising

We explore the options available to charitable and voluntary organisations of all sizes to collect donations digitally.