In 2020, Women for Women International managed to successfully pivot their entire events programme, focussing entirely on virtual. In this session, head of events Zoe talks about the process and how to host a virtual auction that generates serious funds for your cause.
I’m passionate about small charities and the Radio 4 appeal is one place where small charities can compete on a level playing field. I’ve broadcast two radio four appeals raising £30k in 2017 and £60k in 2020.
You will learn:
Stories are everything – bring the work close to people by including all the little details and sharing emotions.
Build your own audience. You don’t need to be a big charity to get your supporters excited about telling your story for you.
Thank amazingly and creatively and you will get repeat donations and long term supporters.
‘Gaming for Good’ essentially means using ‘the art of play’ (in games — video, boardgames, challenges etc) to be enabled to do good.
This could take various manifestations, like in fundraising for charities, or supporting people with their well-being, mental-health or building new social environments, connections and networks.
If you’d like to learn more about how and where to start with this area of work and pick up some tips and tricks on your journey, listen in to this session.