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.
Type: Platform Information
Type: Webinar Recordings
For charity fundraisers and/or marketing staff who want to progress to the next level in their use of Twitter.
• Creating and using images
• Pinning a Tweet
• Shortening URLs
2. Building your Audience
• Likes, Retweets and Retweets with Comments
The Good Exchange has been shortlisted for the 2018 Best in Business ‘Social Media Award’ sponsored by Apple Print and Creative.
The judges were seeking examples of best practice and demonstrable results from a business’s use of digital and social media. In particular they looked for excellence in web design, execution of planned social media marketing and use of Internet technology.
The Good Exchange’s entry also included examples of how we are helping our users to enhance their fundraising via the active use of social media marketing.
Third Sector’s 2018 Fundraising Week took place in late May, with two days of insight on offer at the Fundraising Conference. With so much taking place across the sector, the event was well attended by fundraising professionals. Topics covered included lessons learned after the GDPR deadline in May, fundraising tips for small charities and how to use technology to close the funding gap and enhance your marketing.
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.
Following a successful pilot earlier this year, Oxford City Council will offer further grants of up to £1,000 through the second round of its 2018 Small Grants Scheme on The Good Exchange platform.