Features and Opinions

 

Facebook Donate
The impact of new donation platforms such as Facebook Donate was the subject of much debate at EFA’s Skillshare in Berlin last month. Fundraising Europe asks whether charities are in danger of losing their identity to giant commercial entrants to the fundraising marketplace?

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Jaime Gregori Soler, Spanish Fundraising Association
 
While the professional fundraising market in Spain has become increasingly dynamic, there is an urgent need to increase donations to match up to growing demand for charitable services. Fundraising Europe interviews Jaime Gregori Soler, President of the Spanish Fundraising Association (Asociación Española de Fundraising), about how the marketplace is changing and the work of the Association in helping to address the need to increase funds and support professional development.

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Pavel Hrica and Jan Kroupa, IFC Speakers
A clear set of values is what defines individuals and organisations, helping us to determine our behaviour and actions. As fundraising leaders, we must ensure our teams have a clear understanding of what those values are and how to apply them in a fundraising setting if we are to empower our teams and help them succeed, say speakers at this year's IFC, Pavel Hrica (Pontis Foundation, Slovakia) and Jan Kroupa (Czech Fundraising Centre).

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A successful mentoring relationship is an important way to help people accelerate further and faster within their careers and to achieve their fundraising goals. Susan Morgan of the Tony Elischer Foundation shares her tips for getting the most out of a mentoring relationship.

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