Change on the Horizon is Looming Large

Change is constant. Embracing change is vital for charities and social purposed organisations to be effective and relevant. The rate of change in our sector is rapid and increasing, so it is really unavoidable. Responding proactively, embracing innovation and developing creative strategies to deal with those changes is simply necessary.

Congratulations to the Execucare Scholarship Recipients attending #FINZConf17!

This year the Execucare Scholarship for the FINZ Conference received 13 applications from a group of dedicated and inspired women. We had a mixture of sole fundraisers, junior fundraisers as well as marcomms and operations with some fundraising functions. We are very grateful to FINZ Northern Division for coming to the party and offering a sponsorship for an exceptional Auckland candidate.

A Guide for Fundraising Organisations

The XRB have created a guide to help funders understand what form of assurance they want to request from NFPs for which they allocate funding

Everydayhero Launches New Streamlined Donation Form

The donation experience is the most important and frequent interaction people have with the Everydayhero platform. This is why the new donation form primarily aims to greatly improve the donor experience, so that Everydayhero’s non-profit partners receive funds quicker and with less friction. Everydayhero’s Head of Products, Anthony Frew, explains...

Susan Sims new Director of Development at OMRF

The Otago Medical Research Foundation (OMRF) has appointed Susan Sims to the role of Director of Development. Sims replaces Steve Davie, who has stepped down after seven and a half years in the role.

New Strategic Grants Connecting Up partnership

Grants specialists Strategic Grants and Techsoup, the technology discount and donation provider to community organisations, have partnered to provide a discounted package of grants training, resources and customised online grants management system to community organisations with annual turnover under $500,000.