Groups need to diversify their fundraising and ensure they have durable and reliable sources of income to take them into the future. By developing a fundraising mix groups can be more sustainable and reduce the risk of having too much funding concentrated in one source. We provide resources, training and guidance on how to develop your fundraising techniques and sources. Find out more on our Fundraising Hub.

Building Digital Capacity in fundraising - key points

5 Jan 2022Sandra Bailie FundraisingFundraising, digital fundraising, Webinar Recordings

On 6 December 2021 we hosted a discussion with Kevin McCaughan, a freelance fundraiser, on building digital capacity in fundraising as part of the #digitalfundraising series.

#DigitalFundraising Webinar Series 2021 Report

14 Dec 2021Sandra Bailie FundraisingFundraising, fundraising regulation, webinars

Thank you to all of our members who attended our #DigitalFundraising webinars last week. We ran 6 webinars throughout the week with 87 of our members attending. It was great to see a lot of people come along to all or multiple sessions.

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.

What's on offer for NICVA members

19 Nov 2021Sandra Bailie MembershipFundraising, Training

NICVA is a membership organisation, we exist to serve our members. This article gives an overview of what's on offer for our members.

#DigitalFundraising Webinar Series 2021

1 Nov 2021Jocelyn Horton FundraisingFundraising, digital, virtual fundraising

NICVA Fundraising Advice is delighted to present the #DigitalFundraising Webinar Series 2021, 6-9 December. 

NICVA's response to the Betting, Gaming, Lotteries and Amusements (Amendment) Bill

29 Oct 2021Denise Copeland Policy & Public Affairs, Governance and Charity Advice, Fundraising RegulationFundraising, Fundraising Regulation in NI

Further to the introduction of this Bill to the Assembly in September, the Committee for Communities has launched its ‘call for evidence’ and seeks your views. The closing date has been extended to 26 November 2021. 

The National Lottery Community Fund reflects on the last 18 months and the future

15 Oct 2021Jocelyn Horton FundraisingFundraising, Covid-19

Northern Ireland Director Kate Beggs shares her reflections on the last 18 months as well as their plans to continue to support communities over the next year. 

Virtually Normal – the future of fundraising

5 Oct 2021Jocelyn Horton FundraisingFundraising, digital, virtual fundraising

Cashless transactions were a feature of daily life before COVID, but 2020 forced many charities to offer supporters alternative donation methods.