Library funding

Steve Coffman looks at possible sources of funding for libraries in the January 2000 edition of Searcher. Read “‘And Now, a Word From Our Sponsors…’: Alternative Funding for Libraries” in the Seacher. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Library funding About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Howard Lake | 4 February 2000 | News  13 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis read more

France bans Web ads on TV

Howard Lake | 16 July 2000 | News French non-profits planning to promote their Web sites on direct response TV adverts must be having a hard time of it. The French Council of State has banned the advertising of Web sites on television. The Council ruled that the Higher Audio-Visual Council had not been qualified to make the decision to allow companies to advertise Web sites on TV. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  12 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. France bans Web ads on TV read more

Comparing US online donation handling services

Advertisement Howard Lake | 11 December 2000 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Affinity Resources in the USA has produced a useful chart comparing the costs and services offered by the growing number of organisations that handle online donations to non-profits. View the chart at Affinity Resources.  17 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Comparing US online donation handling services read more

Clarification on company donations to charities

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  12 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Clarification on company donations to charities About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.center_img Donations by companies to charities do not fall under the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000, according to Stephen Byers, Secretary of State for Trade and Industry. The Act covers only donations by companies to political parties.Donations by companies to charities do not fall under the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000, according to Stephen Byers, Secretary of State for Trade and Industry. The Act covers only donations by companies to political parties.Some charities had been concerned that the new requirements for transparency and accountability in political donations could discourage corporate donations to charities. Read Charities escape company gift law by Ian Cowie at the Electronic Telegraph and Ministers change law on donations to protect charities” by Paul Waugh at The Independent. For the Department of Trade and Industry’s view, read Charitable donations by companies not caught by new political donation provisions. Advertisement Howard Lake | 16 April 2001 | Newslast_img read more

UK political party donations published online

first_img AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 28 May 2001 | News The Electoral Commission has begun publishing details of donations to political parties on its Web site. Gifts of £5,000 to headquarters or £1,000 from organisations and individuals must be declared under the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000.The Electoral Commission has begun publishing details of donations to political parties on its Web site. Gifts of £5,000 to headquarters or £1,000 from organisations and individuals must be declared under the Political Parties, Elections and Referendums Act 2000.During the General Election, details are required to be submitted weekly. Advertisement The Web site is already proving indirectly a useful resource for fundraising researchers. Visit the Electoral Commission. UK political party donations published online  14 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

New homeless arrest and reachout database

first_img JA Computer Solutions has relased its new Homeless Arrest & Reachout database – HARTS (Homeless Arrest & Reachout Tracking System). The system lets organisations keep track of all clients, with standard reviews, full CAT analysis and full statistical analysis of client contacts. It also allows for the database to be updated in the field using Palm Pilots to record details for uploading when the case worker returns to the office. By utilizing the Palm Pilot option, charities will be able to keep up-to-date, correct information on all clients who pass through their care. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.  24 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Technology AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis New homeless arrest and reachout database Howard Lake | 25 June 2003 | Newslast_img read more

Donordigital reports on effect of donated banner ads for client

first_img Tagged with: Consulting & Agencies Digital Individual giving Research / statistics US digital marketing and fundraising agency Donordigial’s latest newsletter demonstrates what can be achieved by securing donated banner ads.Donordigital report in their latest newsletter how they secured donated banner advert space to help launch the American Lung Association’s annual State of the Air Report on how air quality affects people’s health.The agency negotiated with AOL, Yahoo!, and others similar major online publishers to secure 10 million donated banner impressions. The banners were interactive and enabled people to enter their zip codes into them to find out how dirty – or clean – their local air was. In total about 300,000 people clicked on the banners to find out this information. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  24 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Donordigital reports on effect of donated banner ads for client Howard Lake | 12 June 2004 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Oxfam chosen for Daily Mirror Christmas appeal

first_imgOxfam chosen for Daily Mirror Christmas appeal Tagged with: Trading AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Advertisement Oxfam is this year’s charity beneficiary of the Daily Mirror Christmas appeal.The Mirror’s Christmas Appeal will specifically support Oxfam’s development work in Rwanda. Under the title “Village of Hope Appeal”, the newspaper will carry a series of exclusive features in the paper over Christmas and throughout 2005, in which readers will be able to see how the appeal funds are improving people’s lives.center_img Howard Lake | 16 December 2004 | News  26 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

Unity Trust Bank marks International Credit Union Day

first_img  13 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Unity Trust Bank has marked today’s International Credit Union Day by announcing two new grants from its Credit Union Development Fund.Nottingham Credit Union Ltd and Penny Post Credit Union have both received a grant to help them promote their services to their local communities.Kevin Turmore, Managing Director of Unity Trust Bank, said: “”These latest grants emphasise Unity’s commitment to the development of credit unions in the UK. The Credit Union Development Fund is a special deposit account. It was created by Unity to enable credit unions to assist in the growth of the movement while, at the same time, earning interest on their own funds. The aim of the Fund is to assist both new and existing credit unions with their promotional and marketing costs.” Advertisement Howard Lake | 19 October 2005 | News Unity Trust Bank marks International Credit Union Day Unity has been a provider of banking services to hundreds of credit unions for many years and in 1997 it helped to launch Britain’s first national trade union based credit union. The Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Credit Union attracted hundreds of members within months of its creation and it continues to grow. About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.last_img read more

National Autistic Society to launch autism-friendly children’s book

first_img  54 total views,  3 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Trading HIT Entertainment will donate 30 pence from the sale of each book directly to the NAS, which hopes to raise £5000 from the partnership. The first autism-friendly children’s book will be launched at Hamleys in Regent Street on Saturday 6 May.The launch event is being held in aid of the National Autistic Society (NAS) which has working with HIT Entertainment, who own the rights to the Thomas and Friends brand, and book publisher Egmont UK Ltd. to produce an innovative book inspired by children living with autism.The book, titled ‘How do You feel Thomas?’ and featuring Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends, is an original novelty book about facial expressions and emotions. Advertisementcenter_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Howard Lake | 24 April 2006 | News National Autistic Society to launch autism-friendly children’s booklast_img read more