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Latest fundraising resources

Tips and advice for charity fundraisers.

Webinar: Be awesome on Instagram

Watch this on-demand webinar to find out how your charity can get the most out of Instagram.

Watch the Instagram webinar

Fundraising Fundamentals

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

Explore our fundraising guide
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The power of loving your donors

Taking wisdom from Frankie goes to Hollywood, our marketing manager, Ben, shares three ways you can harness 'the power of love' for your donors.

Read Ben's article

How we can help with your fundraising

Tools to raise funds online

More than 4500 charities use CAF Donate to raise funds online and process their donations. 

It's an out-of-the-box online donation platform that can help your charity grow its income. Simple to usesafe and secure, and no sign up or monthly fees.

Learn why CAF Donate is perfect for charities of all sizes

Fundraising tips and best practice

Improve the effectiveness of your fundraising with these free resources.

FUNDRAISING INSIGHT

Our research programme is focused on investigating and increasing understanding of charitable giving and philanthropy. Here's some of our latest insight on giving and fundraising.

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 2019

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.

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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