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The first rule of effective communication is ‘know your audience’. Only then can you communicate effectively with them. If marketers are to successfully communicate with philanthropists they need to know...
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Philanthropic organisations, foundations and individuals have taken a lead in catalysing giving, pushing the boundaries of philanthropy to attract new donors through innovative products, services and giving vehicles, with notable...
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There’s an app for just about everything, including philanthropy. Organisations are applying digital technology in ever more sophisticated and creative ways to engage donors in playful processes with a serious...
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Theresa Lloyd, independent philanthropy advisor and author of Why Rich People Give , is one of a passionate few bold enough to pose the ‘disruptive’ question ‘Could the wealthy give more?’
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A £1.5m gift by businessman and philanthropist Dr Leonard Polonsky to the Bodleian Libraries of the University of Oxford  will support library digitisation initiatives....

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Jamie Oliver’s entry into this year’s Sunday Times Giving List has prompted sector leader Theresa Lloyd to ask why greater numbers of wealthy people do not give to charity.

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An intervention by the top investor and philanthropist Warren Buffett sets the tone for the theme of this latest round-up of philanthropy in difficult economic times. Buffett told an audience...

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Despite the official end of the recession - and despite fundraised income holding up better than expected - anxiety is the main theme of the latest Managing in a Downturn...

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A fundraising letter written in 1925 by the famous author, magazine editor and advertising agency founder Bruce Barton that elicited a 100% response rate has many lessons for those wanting...