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FUNDRAISING

Our digital fundraising tools, tips, and resources are here to help you reach more donors, generate more income and impact more lives.

WHAT'S HOT IN FUNDRAISING

Online donation

Online donation pages

Find out how a few simple changes to your donation pages can give your supporters more confidence to donate online.

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GivingTuesday

Giving Tuesday 2018

We've launched this year's Giving Tuesday campaign! Find out how you can use the campaign to boost your charity's fundraising.

Find out how to get involved
Regular donations

Direct Debits vs Standing Orders

In this article we compare the two regular giving options you can offer donors.

See how they compare

FUNDRAISING TOOLS

CAF Donate

CAF Donate helps make fundraising easier. You can use it to set up online donation pages, process Direct Debits, manage postal or phone donations, and run reports on your donations all in one place.

CAF Charity Dashboard

A must-have tool if you receive donations from us, including CAF Charity Vouchers. You can track your donations online and use our Payment Reports to manage your transactions and see who's donated to you.

Fundraising tips and best practice

Planning

Planning your content

Top digital marketer Matt Collins shares some tips on building a calendar to produce fresh and engaging content.

Start planning today
Social media

Using social media

Are you ready to step up your social media, or just need some ideas to freshen up your content. Here are three social media trends to boost your charity’s fundraising.

Get more social
Donor relationships

Donor relationships

Tips from acclaimed fundraiser Ken Burnett on how to bulid long-term relationships with your donors.

Watch Ken's video
Email subscribe

Fundraising emails

How to create email campaigns that raise awareness of your fundraising activities, drive donations, or simply say thank you to your supporters.

Create engaging charity emails
Online donation page

Online donations

Our video guide shares practical, easy-to-achieve tips to help you to make the most of your charity’s donation page.

Make your website a donation magnet
Email users

Email marketing

Digital expert Matt Collins will show you how charities are transforming their communications through email marketing, and how your charity can get the most from it.

Watch Matt's video

FUNDRAISING INSIGHT

Fundraising: an interview with Dan Fluskey

The Giving Thought Podcast is an exploration of trends in global philanthropy and civil society. In this episode, Rhodri Davies, Director of CAF's Giving Thought Think Tank, chats to Dan Fluskey, Head of Policy and External Affairs at the UK's Institute of Fundraising. 

Listen to the interview

CAF UK Giving Report 2018

CAF UK Giving is a must-read for all fundraisers. You’ll find out who’s most likely to donate money, how much people donate and the best time of year to fundraise.

UK Giving Hub

Our UK Giving Hub is the home of our latest research into giving in the UK. You'll find insight into donor behaviour, including monthly infographics, to help you develop your fundraising strategies.

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Fundraising tools: CAF Donate


CAF Donate makes fundraising easier. Use it to set up online donation pages, process Direct Debits, manage postal/phone donations, and much more.

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