Fundraising Everywhere was created out of a need for inclusive events in the charity sector.
Through the power of virtual we could provide affordable and accessible learning opportunities for fundraisers everywhere, and connect speakers and learners together in a community that welcomed people as they were from wherever they are.
From day one, equity and inclusiveness has been top of our priority and we weave it through all we do, and ensuring we incorporate non-visible and visible diversity in our events – equality, diversity and inclusion is always part of our initial planning and never an afterthought.
How We Do It
EDI is weaved into everything and we’re careful not to reduce our community to a statistic for concern of virtue signalling. However, we know this isn’t helpful for being open about our work or being held accountable for what we commit to.
We hope to get the balance right and welcome feedback, and to keep you updated here’s what we’ve been working on since 2019:
Our Continued Work
Prior to the EDI review recommendations we’ve committed to the following improvements:
Although we are a global organisation founded in Ireland, the largest number of our audience comes from the UK. As our community grows we will monitor and adapt the above numbers
As a virtual event platform and community we’re committed to being fair, equitable, diverse and inclusive in our events, conferences, and sessions.
We do this by holding ourselves and our event partners accountable to the following actions:
With thanks to OpenNews for providing the initial template for adaptations.