Press Release – Oxford City Council Offers More Grants Through The Good Exchange

August 14, 2018
Type: Press Releases
Oxford City Council has made a further £10,000 of small grants available for local charities and community groups through The Good Exchange.  A total of £20,000 has now been made available in the current round of the City Council’s Small Grants Scheme 2018 for organisations based in Oxford that promote equality, community cohesion, healthy living, or work to tackle poverty and deprivation.

Blog – Planning your social media strategy

August 2, 2018
Type: Blog
This blog by social media expert Paul Wilson of PR Wilson Media covers the 3 Ms of your social media strategy. These 3 key elements are Market, Message and Media. 1. Market – Target audience Planning your social media strategy 2. Message -what matters to them and 3. Media – where do you find your supporters online and how do you manage your presence?

Press Release – London-based Voyage Youth fundraises for leadership BTEC for BME youngsters with The Good Exchange

August 1, 2018
Type: Press Releases
London-based Voyage Youth has won a free fundraising project on The Good Exchange platform, following a prize draw at the NCVO Annual Conference in April 2018. The organisation’s core mission is to reduce the inequalities and disparities faced by young Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) people in employment, education and community settings. Voyage is using the fundraising project to raise £47,700 for its flagship Young Leaders for Safer Cities (YLFSC) BTEC accredited course in leadership.

Blog – Integration of On-line Giving Platforms with CRM Solutions

July 24, 2018
Type: Blog
These days many businesses invest in CRM technology to aid in this process, typically opting for a cloud-based system (e.g. Salesforce, Microsoft Dynamics etc) allowing a company to interact with current and potential customers and keep a single point of record of each customer’s relationship with their business. The rapid growth of the platform has led to the need for a dedicated Enterprise Level CRM that integrates with other platforms.

News – The Good Exchange Shortlisted for Best in Business Awards

July 16, 2018
Type: News
Moving to The Good Exchange’s not-for-profit, digital grant application platform allows the Miss Lawrence Trust to streamline the annual shortlisting of applications and to delve more deeply and with greater ease into their applicants’ objectives. They can also see whether applicants are receiving support from other funders and donors.

Blog – The Good Exchange looks back on The 2018 Local Government Association Conference

July 10, 2018
Type: Blog
At the Local Government Association’s (LGA) annual conference & exhibition, delegates heard how innovation & best practice can deliver the best local public services for our communities. In addition, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Local Government), Rishi Sunak MP, announced a new “Charity Digital Code of Practice”, backed by £7.5 million of government funding to help councils transform their online services.