Charity Digital News
Small and medium-sized charities and community groups are the backbone of the UK’s regions; reaching, engaging and helping those who need it in their local areas. In fact, Locality’s report Diseconomies, argued that local charities often see substantially better outcomes, because they know their community and have a flexible approach, which is vastly more effective than national, standardised, one-size-fits-all services.
Digital tools bring efficiency gains, more transparency and greater collaboration. Many have been quick to recognise the impact of social media and online fundraising but we’re yet to see true digital transformation in the way that these organisations apply for grants and other funds.