About us


If you’d like to know more about how we can help your organisation, have a chat with our teams at events and exhibitions.

Contact the Events team


As a charity dedicated to getting the best for other charities and their donors, our aim is to find the most effective and efficient ways to connect donors and companies to the causes that matter to them, and help charities become more sustainable and get the most from their hard-earned fundraising.

If you’d like to know more about how we can help your organisation - or you as a donor - our Events team and Client Relationship Managers will be at a number of events and exhibitions across the country and are very happy to discuss.

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    NCVO Annual Conference

    Venue: The Brewery, London


    16 Apr 2018, 09:30 AM  
    -   16 Apr 2018, 17:00 PM

    Join 600 colleagues from across the sector to explore the importance of thinking differently when leading a charity.
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    ISBA Annual Conference

    Venue: The Brighton Centre


    9 May 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   10 May 2018, 17:00 PM

    The ISBA's popular annual conference brings together many of the independent education sector's leading experts offering topical updates for schools plus networking opportunities and an exhibition of more than 130 professional advisers and companies dedicated to providing high quality services to the education sector.
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    STEP UK Annual Tax Conference

    Venue: Sandy Park, Sandy Park Way, Exeter


    21 Jun 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   21 Jun 2018, 17:00 PM

    The annual Tax conference is one of the highlights of the STEP year and is packed with quality content, including essential guidance on the current and future developments in tax, trusts and estates.
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    Institute of Fundraising convention

    Venue: The Barbican, London


    2 Jul 2018, 09:15 AM  
    -   4 Jul 2018, 16:00 PM

    Join our Head of Private Clients, Joanna Walker, at the Fundraising Convention; the largest event for professional fundraisers in Europe. Taking place over three days in July, the event brings together a mix of experience from the charity sector, and engages attendees through multiple sessions per day, within broad themes.
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    Labour Party Conference

    Venue: ACC, Liverpool


    23 Sep 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   26 Sep 2018, 16:00 PM

    Join us at our stand at the Labour Party Conference, to talk about issues affecting charities and wider civil society.
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    Conservative Party conference

    Venue: Manchester Central Convention Complex, Petersfield, Manchester


    1 Oct 2018, 10:30 AM  
    -   4 Jan 2018, 12:30 PM

    Join us at our stand at the Conservative Party conference, to talk about issues affecting charities and wider civil society.
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    Charity Finance Summit 2018

    Venue: 155 Bishopsgate, Liverpool street, London EC2M 3YD


    11 Oct 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   11 Oct 2018, 17:00 PM

    Incorporating the Charity VAT and Tax, Strategy and Risk and Investment conference streams, the Charity Finance Summit has grown to become the key learning and networking event for charity finance teams in the autumn conference season.
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    CRE Conference and Exhibition

    Venue: Sandown Park, Esher


    16 Oct 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   18 Oct 2018, 17:00 PM

    Join us at CRE 2018 to hear more about how we can help you realise your church's ambitions.
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    ACEVO Annual Conference

    Venue: TBC, London


    18 Oct 2018, 09:00 AM  
    -   18 Oct 2018, 17:00 PM

    Join us at the ACEVO Annual Conference to find out how we can help support your organisation and civil society as a whole.
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    #givingtuesday 2018

    Venue: Across the UK


    27 Nov 2018, 00:00 AM  
    -   27 Nov 2018, 23:59 PM

    Join us on #givingtuesday; the day to give back and support the charities and causes you love. Take part in #givingtuesday and you’ll be joining millions of people in over 40 countries make a real difference.


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