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

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How we can help with your fundraising

Our digital tools, research and advice can help you reach your fundraising goals.

Online donation platform

Grow your income with our donation platform, CAF Donate. No sign up or monthly fees. Branded donation pages. Automatic Gift Aid reclaim.

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Fundraising Fundamentals

Our four-part fundraising guide will help you put the foundations in place for an effective fundraising strategy.

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UK Giving

CAF UK Giving 2019

The number of people in the UK regularly giving to charity has declined for the third year in a row, according to our latest UK Giving report.

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Fundraising tips and best practice

Improve the effectiveness of your fundraising with these free resources.

  • Social media

    How your small charity can punch above its weight on Instagram

    Hannah Iqbal, our social media manager, shares tips for small charities on how to use Instagram to engage supporters and donors.
  • Person donating online

    Six tips to boost online donations

    Your charity's website is an important tool for raising funds. We've put together some top tips to help you drive donations online.
  • Fundraising Fundamentals

    Fundraising Fundamentals

    From understanding donors to planning an omnichannel approach, our four-part guide will help you put the foundations in place for an effective fundraising strategy.
  • Person donating online

    How common is online donating?

    Take a look at April's UK Giving infographic to find out how many donors made an online donation in 2018. And see the proportion of people who donated or sponsored someone this month.
  • Fundraising Fundamentals

    Fundraising Fundamentals

    From understanding donors to planning an omnichannel approach, our four-part guide will help you put the foundations in place for an effective fundraising strategy.

Fundraising stories

Need some inspiration for your next campaign? Take a look at these fundraising stories from our CAF Donate charities.

Hitching a lift to more donations

For a small charity, putting together a complex fundraising campaign can be daunting. See how Lifelites used its partnerships to raise £100k with a very unique idea.

Read about what they did

A winning league

With a team of just two people, find out how the award-winning Sporting Memories Foundation is able to raise the funds needed to recruit and train more volunteers.

Read about their work
BuildAid

Building a brighter future for vulnerable children

With the support of CAF Donate, BuildAid has been able to raise £23,000 to fund the Trinity Angels Orphanage in the Philippines.

Find out how

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