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Developing a Powerful Case for Support (11-Jul-22)

This engaging course is designed to help you to evaluate the key component parts of the case for support and assist you to develop this into a powerful fundraising message enabling donors to feel compelled to give.

Stewardship Excellence “Wow” Your Supporters (12-Jul-22)

This course looks at how we shape experiences for supporters from the moment they hear about us, to their first engagement and on to a lasting relationship.

Developing a Fundraising Strategy (13 & 14-Jul-22)

If you are a fundraiser or managing a fundraising team, this course will enable you to develop and/or improve your fundraising strategy - for your organisation or for your area of responsibility.

Katie Docherty to become the Chartered Institute of Fundraising’s new Chief Executive

The Chartered Institute of Fundraising is delighted to announce that Katie Docherty has been appointed as their permanent Chief Executive.

Trusts Fundraising - Getting Started (20-Jul-22)

This course is for people with limited trust fundraising experience - people who are likely to have been working in this area for less than 12 months, either as a staff member or as a volunteer, and for those who wish to develop skills to work with trusts and foundations.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Supporting safe and responsible fundraising

This guidance, produced by the Fundraising Regulator and the Chartered Institute of Fundraising, will support charities and their fundraising partners, to fundraise safely and responsibly in ways whic...

How to make recruitment more inclusive and neurodiverse–friendly

Katherine Kindersley, Neurodiversity Consultant for DMA Talent, provides guidance on inclusive recruitment. In this article she looks at how to make recruitment more inclusive and neuro-diverse frien...

Secrets to job ad success: Eight tips to get your role noticed

Ewa Jozefkowicz, Content Manager at Charity Job, says that the number of jobs being posted to their site has risen by almost 40% since January. In this blog she looks at the eight things you should th...

What has the last 3 months taught us about public fundraising?

Through the results of a recent member survey on public fundraising, Charlotte Sherman, Policy and Information Officer at the Chartered Institute, looks at what activities have restarted and at what w...

Accessible gaming: Creating an inclusive product

Philip, Business Development Assistant at Inclusion Scotland, uses his gaming hobby to reflect on how one organisation in the gaming industry is listening to disabled people’s direct experiences of ga...

Managing your Trust Fundraising Programme Strategically (26-Jul-22)

Change is happening in many organisations – revisiting how you deliver your services and understanding who your primary and secondary beneficiaries are, may in itself open up new funders to you.

Community Fundraising for Practitioners (27-Jul-22)

Community fundraising has had a few hic-ups with the Covid crisis as it’s all about getting people involved, and supporting, assisting, advising and guiding those individuals & organisations who want to help you by raising money.

Corporate Fundraising (Practitioner Level) (28 & 29-Jul-22)

This two day course covers the basic knowledge and tools to carry out corporate fundraising within a charity. You will develop the relevant knowledge, skills, techniques and confidence to enable you to successfully research, negotiate and manage corporate partnerships.

Treating donors fairly

Charitable fundraising should be a positive experience for all, built on the shared values between charities and supporters. Through engaging the public in the work of charities, fundraising gives peo...

Introducing our new Head of EDI

David Mbaziira has joined the Chartered Institute of Fundraising as our Head of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion. In this blog he explains who he is and sets out his priorities for the role.

Masterclass - How to Write Fundraising Copy That Really Engages and Persuades (4-Aug-22)

Take your copywriting skills to the next level Whether you write copy for fundraising letters, brochures, emails, web, or social, this online Copywriting for Fundraising Masterclass will boost your capability, confidence and results.

What’s happening with individual giving?

Charlotte Sherman, Information and Policy Officer at the Chartered Institute of Fundraising, looks in this blog at the individual giving and the impact that the coronavirus pandemic has had on this ar...

Major Donor Fundraising Planning & Strategy (Management Level) (8 & 9-Aug-22)

This is a course designed specifically for anyone responsible for creating a strategy and plan in major gift fundraising or who wants to prepare for a role where this will be part of the job.

Chartered Institute of Fundraising announces new Interim Chair and election of new trustees

Events Fundraising: Strategy & Planning (Management Level) (10 & 11-Aug-22)

Leading an events department involves careful coordination and planning of not only the event itself, but also the events team and strategy. This engaging course is designed to help you to evaluate the performance of your current portfolio of events, drive forward your events.